Louisville head coach Rick Pitino walked off the court on March 19 after a 73-69 loss to Michigan in a second-round game in the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis. Louisville acknowledged Tuesday that it is part of a federal investigation into corruption in college basketball.
Louisville head coach Rick Pitino walked off the court on March 19 after a 73-69 loss to Michigan in a second-round game in the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis. Louisville acknowledged Tuesday that it is part of a federal investigation into corruption in college basketball. Jeff Roberson AP
Louisville head coach Rick Pitino walked off the court on March 19 after a 73-69 loss to Michigan in a second-round game in the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis. Louisville acknowledged Tuesday that it is part of a federal investigation into corruption in college basketball. Jeff Roberson AP

For Rick Pitino and college basketball, the other shoe has finally dropped

September 26, 2017 05:43 PM

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