All posts tagged "louisville basketball"

  • Basketball adds Trent Johnson to coaching staff

    By Micah  Brown– Interim basketball coach David Padgett announced Trent Johnson as assistant coach Oct. 10. Since former assistant Kenny Johnson is on administrative leave and Jordan Fair is fired, Padgett found himself the only person on...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Assistant men’s basketball coaches Johnson and Fair placed on leave

    By Dalton Ray– Nine days after U of L placed men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich on administrative leave, the university has placed assistant coaches Kenny Johnson and Jordan Fair on paid administration...

    • Posted October 6, 2017
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  • The painful goodbye to Rick Pitino

    By Dalton Ray — With the recent investigation involving the U of L men’s basketball team, media outlets are jockeying to be the first to tackle every angle. The only problem with pressing to be first is...

    • Posted October 1, 2017
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  • David Padgett chosen to keep the ship afloat for men’s basketball

    By Dalton Ray– In the wake of Rick Pitino’s fallout, U of L President Greg Postel announced that assistant coach and former Cardinal David Padgett is the interim head coach for the 2017-18 season. The youngest coach...

    • Posted September 29, 2017
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  • Who replaces Pitino?

    By Dalton Ray– Sixteen years after being hired as U of L’s men’s basketball coach, Rick Pitino exits in a disgraceful fashion. His final seven years roaming the Cardinal sideline have been filled with highest of the...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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    Top 2018 Recruits Anfernee Simons and Courtney Ramey de-commit

    By Conner Farrell– Likely due to Rick Pitino being placed on unpaid administration leave, men’s basketball 2018 recruits Afernee Simons and Courtney Ramey have de-committed from the program. Simons, a five-star guard announced his decision to re-open his...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Pitino and Jurich placed on administrative leave, Bowen suspended

    By Dalton Ray– Amid news of a U of L coach being involved in a national college basketball corruption case, men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich have been placed on administrative leave. Pitino’s...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Louisville men’s basketball program potentially tied in with college basketball corruption case

    By Dalton Ray — A school in Kentucky matching the description of the University of Louisville is involved in fraud and corruption case, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of New York. Four...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball receives commit from Trinity star

    By Dalton Ray– Trinity High School guard David Johnson has committed to the men’s basketball program. The four-star guard is the first commit of the 2019 class and ranked the 29th player by “I chose Louisville...

    • Posted September 16, 2017
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  • Mahmoud, Snider, Adel named 2017-18 captains

    By Conner Farrell– Men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino held a press conference Thursday in which he discussed the progress of the team during this off-season. Coach also detailed the 2017-18 regular season schedule. Along with the schedule...

    • Posted September 9, 2017
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