(LtoR) Pittsburgh Guards #1 Xavier Johnson and #2 Trey McGowens (Photo Credit: Vince Butts -UMT Sports)

(Charlotte,N.C.) Urban Media Today photographer and sports reporter Vince Butts hit the road this week and made his way south to the annual Atlantic Coast Conference  Mens’ Basketball Media Day. Vince was able to speak with  University of Pittsburgh basketball players and head coach Jeff Capel about his players and what goes into preparing for the upcoming  ACC  Basketball Season.

University of Pittsburgh Head Mens’ Basketball Coach Jeff Capel (Photo Credit: Vince Butts -UMT Sports )

                                  Video of Coach Capel Interview Click Here 

Not only was Vince able to speak with  coach Capel , but he was also able to capture video of  Panthers Sophomore guard Xavier Johnson one half of the Pitt Dynamic Duo as he talked about big wins last season and how he ended up in Pittsburgh.

University of Pittsburgh Guard Xavier Johnson at the ACC Mens’ Basketball Media day. (Photo Credit : Vince Butts-UMT Sports)

                             Video of Xavier Johnson Interview  Click Here

Vince also got to chop it up with Johnson as they talked about nicknames for him and Sophomore back court mate Trey McGowens who is the other half of the  dynamic duo but Batman and Robin are not the nicknames they carry. Vince found out what friends call Johnson and McGowens.

University of Pittsburgh Guards (L) Xavier Johnson and (R) Trey McGowens at the ACC Media day in Charlotte , N.C. (Photo Credit : Vince Butts -UMT Sports)

                 Video of Johnson and Trey McGowens  Interview Click Here 

And speaking of  the 6-4 Trey McGowens he and Xavier had a bit of fun when asked who gets buckets.

Pitt Guards Xavier Johnson (L) and Trey McGowens(R) having fun at the ACC Media Day (Photo Credit : Vince Butts -UMT Sports)

              Who gets buckets Johnson or McGowens click here to find out

Follow coach Capel, McGowens, Johnson and the rest of the Panthers during the 2019 basketball season right here at UrbanMediatoday.com and also at Pittsburghpanthers.com


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