Men's Basketball

March 31, 2013

John Clay: Pitino calms shocked Louisville players after horrific moment

Twelve times he said it. Through the pain, he said it. "I'll be fine," Kevin Ware said. "Go win the game." He wasn't fine, of course. Louisville's sophomore guard was far from fine. Coach Rick Pitino had to get the rest of his players to see past Ware's horrific injury to win the NCAA regional. "We can't lose this game for Kevin," the coach told his players. "We just can't."

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