Rick Pitino Archive

Pitino confirms game with Indiana in Jimmy V Classic

In June at the IU Tailgate Tour stop at Huber Farms in Starlight, Ind., Tom Crean mentioned the possibility of a future meeting with Louisville in the Jimmy V Classic in New York. And in August, we learned that the ...

Pitino would welcome opportunity to resume IU series

PORTLAND, Ore. — As the No. 15 and No. 16 ranked teams on the NCAA Tournament s-curve, Indiana and Louisville were given little chance of playing close to home for the opening weekend. As both teams prepare to kick off ...

Rumor Alert: Rick Pitino interested in Nets job?

By now, you’ve likely read the New York Daily News report published this morning linking Louisville coach Rick Pitino to the New Jersey Nets coaching job. If you haven’t, here are the pertinent details: Sources close to Pitino said that ...

Louisville coach Rick Pitino seems a bit angry

University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino held a press conference earlier this afternoon on campus at the Yum! Center, the school’s basketball practice facility. Pitino, as you know, is in a bit of a PR mess. Normally, a Pitino ...

Could Rick Pitino’s indiscretions put Marquis Teague back into play?

Until recently, the idea of prized 2011 Indianapolis Pike guard Marquis Teague playing college basketball somewhere other than Louisville was hard to imagine. Teague’s father, Shawn, played for Louisville coach Rick Pitino at Boston University. And after the Louisville coach ...

One thing I thought I’d never see: Bob Knight in his underwear

I’ve gotta hand it to the brass at Activision. They’ve consistently produced an all-star lineup for their Guitar Hero commercials. And their latest installment, which apparently debuted during this weekend’s NCAA Tournament, is no exception. Prepare to witness Coach Knight, ...

Le Weekend: Louisville and Kentucky aren’t good

Le Weekend is Inside the Hall’s look at what’s ahead this weekend in college hoops. It’s also a perfect opportunity to post pictures of hot chicks, like Jessica Biel. – Not a lot going on in Hoosierland this weekend, but ...