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April 7, 2020

Rick Pitino Still Wants to Play Kentucky in a Home-and-Home Series

Zack Geoghegan 9:30pm April 7, 2020 4/7/20

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It would appear that Rick Pitino REALLY wants to schedule a future series against his old team. The freshly named head coach of the Iona Gaels has already pitched the idea of taking on Kentucky – but not Lousiville – previously stating back in the middle of March that he “would love to schedule Kentucky…

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March 23, 2020

Four Things I Learned Watching Old Kentucky Basketball Games

Nick Roush 10:50pm March 23, 2020 3/23/20

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Without new NCAA Tournament games to watch in 2020, most folks have resulted to watching classic college basketball action. The only thing getting in-between me and a few classic Kentucky wins was a replay Lynn Bowden’s performance in the Belk Bowl on the SEC Network. During my time traversing the world of college basketball in…

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March 17, 2020

Rick Pitino admits he deserved to be fired by Louisville

Nick Roush 10:05am March 17, 2020 3/17/20

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To move forward, Rick Pitino had to make penance with his past. Hired to be Iona’s next basketball coach over the weekend, he shared on WFAN how he has changed since he was fired by Louisville in 2017 and what lessons he’s learned from the experience. “What have I learned? I wish I could say…

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March 16, 2020

John Calipari on his phone call with Rick Pitino, possible game vs. Iona

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 7:15pm March 16, 2020 3/16/20

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This morning, Rick Pitino told Dan Patrick that John Calipari called him yesterday to congratulate him on the Iona job. On his radio show, Calipari confirmed that he spoke with Pitino and wished him well, but denied that the two talked about scheduling a game between Kentucky and Iona. “I did reach out to him.…

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Aaron Torres Sports Podcast Ep. 234: Rick Pitino is back in College Basketball

KSR 1:00pm March 16, 2020 3/16/20

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Coronavirus may have wiped out most of sports but we’ve still got a new Aaron Torres Sports Podcast, as Aaron reacts to a surprisingly busy week in college hoops. From Rick Pitino’s return to seniors getting a fifth year and much more, he’s got you covered. Here is a rundown of today’s show: Rick Pitino…

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Rick Pitino wants Iona to play Kentucky but not Louisville

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:12pm March 16, 2020 3/16/20

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One of Rick Pitino’s first acts as the head coach of the Iona Gaels? Getting Kentucky on the schedule. On The Dan Patrick Show this morning, Pitino said he spoke with John Calipari yesterday about arranging a game between the two programs in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden. “I may schedule, if…

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March 15, 2020

Should Kentucky Schedule a Game Against Rick Pitino and Iona?

Zack Geoghegan 11:00am March 15, 2020 3/15/20

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This might not be the first time you’ve heard this idea spoken into existence, and it certainly won’t be the last. Now that Rick Pitino is the new head coach of the Iona Gaels out of New York, a Divison I school who play in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), what is stopping Kentucky…

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March 14, 2020

Rick Pitino to… Iona?

Nick Roush 2:15pm March 14, 2020 3/14/20

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College basketball is not in action this weekend, yet the coaching carousel continues to turn. On Friday Tim Cluess resigned as Iona’s head coach after leading the Gaels for ten seasons. Cluess resigned from his position due to health reasons but will remain with the university in an advisory role. Beginning in 2012 Cluess took…

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March 13, 2020

Rick Pitino is the Perfect Candidate to be the next Grand Canyon University head basketball coach

Nick Roush 11:35am March 13, 2020 3/13/20

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Amid the coronavirus chaos that completely captured the nation’s attention Thursday, March 12, Grand Canyon University operated business as usual. On the same day the NCAA canceled the men’s basketball tournament, GCU fired head coach Dan Majerle. First and foremost, what a ruthless move by GCU. As the nation mourned the early ending to a…

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January 20, 2020

The Rick Pitino artwork on this bourbon bottle is wild

Drew Franklin 3:00pm January 20, 2020 1/20/20

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There is a special barrel pick of New Riff Distilling’s bourbon and its artwork pokes fun at Rick Pitino. And by pokes fun, I mean it roasts Rick Pitino. Friend of the program Ed DeRosa shared the image, which shows a good and evil version of Pitino, on Twitter: This label for the Riff Pitino…

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