1. Rick Pitino Suing Adidas for Damages Related to Interactions with Recruits

    Former Louisville Cardinals head coach Rick Pitino reportedly filed a lawsuit against Adidas Tuesday alleging the company damaged his reputation...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Rick Pitino's Contract with Adidas Terminated Following Louisville Firing

    Former Louisville Cardinals head basketball coach Rick Pitino no longer has a contract with Adidas . On Monday, Darren Rovell of ESPN passed along a statement from the company: ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Rick Pitino's Louisville Contract Officially Terminated with 'Just Cause'

    The University of Louisville board officially fired head basketball coach Rick Pitino with "just cause" Monday, acknowledging the school is under federal investigation for corruption...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Rick Pitino Passed Polygraph Test When Asked About Louisville FBI Scandal

    Former Louisville head coach Rick Pitino passed a polygraph test administered by a former FBI agent when asked questions about Brian Bowen, whose family allegedly was set to receive $100,000 from Adidas in exchange for his commitment to Louisville...

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  5. Louisville Places Assistant Coaches on Paid Administrative Leave Amid FBI Probe

    The University of Louisville placed assistant coaches Kenny Johnson and Jordan Fair on paid administrative leave Friday as the school continues to take action after an FBI probe into corruption in college basketball...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Rick Pitino Received 98 Percent of Louisville's Current Adidas Contract

    Suspended Louisville head coach Rick Pitino reportedly received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas. According to Andrew Wolfson of the Courier-Journal , "In 2015-16, for example, $1...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 12 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  7. Report: Gregory Postel Letter to Rick Pitino Says FBI Evidence Insinuates Scheme

    Interim Louisville president Gregory Postel sent a letter to suspended coach Rick Pitino last month saying the FBI investigation into college basketball corruption clearly implicated him and the program...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 days ago 13,130 reads 0 comments

  8. Rick Pitino Says He's 'Laying Low' Amid FBI Probe

    Rick Pitino refuses to admit any wrongdoing in Louisville's latest scandal but is moving out of the spotlight until he is "vindicated." "Right now it's in the lawyers' hands," Pitino told Jeff Greer of the Courier-Journal ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 10,881 reads 0 comments

  9. Rick Pitino Comments on Louisville Suspension, Denies Involvement in FBI Probe

    University of Louisville head men's basketball coach Rick Pitino released a statement Friday regarding being placed on administrative leave and his alleged involvement in an FBI probe...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 days ago 1,967 reads 0 comments

  10. David Padgett Agrees to 6-Month Interim Head Coaching Contract with Louisville

    University of Louisville assistant basketball coach David Padgett has accepted an opportunity to take over the Cardinals program on a six-month interim contract...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 1,715 reads 0 comments

  11. Brian Bowen Suspended by Louisville Amid FBI Bribery Probe

    The University of Louisville confirmed Friday that men's basketball player Brian Bowen has been suspended from all athletic activities at the school, according to Justin Sayers and Darcy Costello of the Courier-Journal ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 35,028 reads 0 comments

  12. David Padgett Reportedly to Be Named Louisville Interim Head Coach

    The Louisville Cardinals will reportedly name assistant David Padgett as their interim head coach "in the coming days" following Rick Pitino 's ouster amid an FBI probe into corruption in college basketball, according to Rivals' Corey Evans ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 19 days ago 23,433 reads 0 comments

  13. FBI Bribery Scandal Reveals Rick Pitino Wasn't Just a Hall of Famer, but a Phony

    Rick Pitino was essentially fired by Louisville on Wednesday, and it's safe to say most of his colleagues in the coaching profession didn't shed a tear. For years now they've known what the rest of the world is beginning to realize about Pitino...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 20 days ago 192,277 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: Rick Pitino Is 'Coach-2' Who Played Role in Funneling Money to a Recruit

    University of Louisville head basketball coach Rick Pitino , who was placed on unpaid administrative leave by the school Wednesday, is reportedly listed as "Coach-2" in documents related to an FBI investigation into corruption in college basketball...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 20 days ago 34,452 reads 0 comments

  15. Anfernee Simons, Courtney Ramey Decommit from Louisville Amid Scandal

    In the wake of Louisville's connection to a federal investigation involving fraud and corruption, 2018 basketball recruits Anfernee Simons and Courtney Ramey have decommitted from the school...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 15,493 reads 0 comments

  16. Tom Crean Rumored as Louisville Interim HC After Rick Pitino Placed on Leave

    With Rick Pitino appearing to be out as head coach, the Louisville Cardinals may be looking at Tom Crean as an interim replacement, ESPN's Lisa Kerney reported Wednesday. Pitino's attorney, Steve Pence, told the Courier-Journal 's Phillip M...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 21 days ago 4,877 reads 0 comments

  17. Rick Pitino, Tom Jurich Put on Leave by Louisville Amid FBI Investigation

    The University of Louisville placed head basketball coach Rick Pitino on unpaid administrative leave and athletic director Tom Jurich on paid leave Wednesday following an FBI investigation into a wide-ranging college basketball corruption scandal...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 21 days ago 577,874 reads 0 comments

  18. Rick Pitino Reportedly Expected to Be Fired Wednesday After FBI-NCAA Probe

    ESPN's Michael Eaves reported Wednesday that Rick Pitino is expected to be fired as head coach of the Louisville Cardinals men's basketball team...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 21 days ago 74,361 reads 0 comments

  19. Rick Pitino 'Shocked' over Louisville's Involvement in FBI Investigation

    Louisville Cardinals head coach Rick Pitino responded to the scandal that rocked the college basketball world Tuesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 29,411 reads 0 comments