Pitino versus Pitino

Father vs. son, Rick vs. Richard Pitino. Louisville vs. Minnesota. The opening game of the 2014-15 college season with the spotlight focused on UofL basketball at the US Coast Guard Air Station in Borinquen, Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. While it is too soon for speculation on coaching

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Richard couldn’t say no

Richard Pitino apparently was looking forward to a University of Louisville run for a national championship. That was until Florida International University came calling: “They called me last week and I wasn’t really looking to move. I had a great situation at Louisville at the

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Bahamas checklist

Ten things we learned about University of Louisville basketball during the Bahamas trip: Rick Pitino and Richard discover a tropical treat on the island, chomping chewing gum five sticks at a time. Dad and son inseparable on the sideline, finishing each other’s sentences. Russ Smith is

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