Rick Pitino during the University of Louisville news conference Friday in which is was announced that the NCAA has mandated a five-game suspension after the Committee on Infractions said the Hall of Fame U of L men’s basketball coach “failed in his responsibility to monitor the activities” of former aide Andre McGee.
Rick Pitino during the University of Louisville news conference Friday in which is was announced that the NCAA has mandated a five-game suspension after the Committee on Infractions said the Hall of Fame U of L men’s basketball coach “failed in his responsibility to monitor the activities” of former aide Andre McGee. Alton Strepp Associated Press
Rick Pitino during the University of Louisville news conference Friday in which is was announced that the NCAA has mandated a five-game suspension after the Committee on Infractions said the Hall of Fame U of L men’s basketball coach “failed in his responsibility to monitor the activities” of former aide Andre McGee. Alton Strepp Associated Press

Rick Pitino’s defiance is making things worse for Louisville

June 17, 2017 3:50 PM

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Mark Story

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I am a native Kentuckian, a graduate of North Hardin High School (Radcliff) and the University of Kentucky. I came to the Herald-Leader in the glamorous position of agate clerk on Aug. 27, 1990. Since that time, I’ve worked as small-college beat reporter, sports enterprise/investigative reporter and, since August, 2001, as a full-time sports columnist.