All posts tagged "Rick Pitino"

  • U of L decides Pitino, Jurich’s fate Monday

    By Kyeland Jackson — News the university was involved in an FBI investigation rattled the city, pushing U of L’s athletics director, Tom Jurich, head men’s basketball coach, Rick Pitino, and a player into limbo. Now,  Jurich...

    • Posted October 1, 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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    Scandals, controversies improved the university

    By Kyeland Jackson — With everything on fire, lit by investigations, scandals and controversies, the future looks bright for U of L. That seems like sarcasm, but the FBI revelation that coaches paid recruits to attend their...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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    Students, community ready to move past basketball scandals

    By Kyeland Jackson —  Following news of U of L’s involvment in an FBI investigation, administrators placed its athletic director and men’s basketball head coach on administrative leave. Greg Postel, U of L’s interim president, put Rick Pitino...

    • Posted September 27, 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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  • Death penalty is the only savior for the dumpster fire that is U of L men’s basketball

    By Dalton Ray– Once again, the U of L men’s basketball program is being dragged through the mud. When news broke at 9:30 a.m on Sept. 26, that four college coaches were arrested by the FBI for...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • 2017-18 men’s basketball schedule released

    By Micah Brown — Men’s basketball’s has announced their 2017-18 schedule. The Cards start the season with light competition and see their first competition on Nov. 28. Louisville will face Purdue in a rematch from last season...

    • Posted September 9, 2017
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  • University bemoans NCAA infractions in appeal

    By Shelby Brown– U of L says the NCAA unjustly punished the university and its basketball players for the sex scandal involving Andre McGee and Katina Powell. In June, the university announced they would fight two of...

    • Posted August 11, 2017
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    University charts future, expects progress

    By Shelby Brown– While many students deserted U of L this summer, administrators repair damages done by their predecessors. The board of trustees and the foundation have met several times during the summer to discuss the university’s progress. “These...

    • Posted June 30, 2017
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