PITINO - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PITINO News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) College basketball: Minnesota beats SMU, 65-63, in NIT championship http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57771835-77/pitino-minnesota-nit-tournament.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57771835-77/pitino-minnesota-nit-tournament.html.csp">College basketball: Minnesota beats SMU, 65-63, in NIT championship</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T22:02:04.025-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Richard Pitino held his 3-year-old daughter in his arms as his Minnesota team cut down the net at Madison Square Garden. “Richard, get up there!” yelled his famous father, Rick, the Hall of Fame coach at Louisville. First, the kid had others in mind. “The assistants!” he shouted back. Spoken like a coach who listened closely at the dinner table and ate up every last lesson. Austin Hollins hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 46.1 seconds left and Minnesota won the NIT championship Thursda...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57771835@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 22:02:04 MDT College basketball: Veteran Louisville, young Kentucky rekindle Bluegrass rivalry in Sweet 16 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740956-77/louisville-kentucky-calipari-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740956-77/louisville-kentucky-calipari-football.html.csp">College basketball: Veteran Louisville, young Kentucky rekindle Bluegrass rivalry in Sweet 16</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eddie Pells</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T23:17:12.023-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • John Calipari sent Andrew and Aaron Harrison and three other freshmen to sit behind the microphones and answer questions about Kentucky’s upcoming Sweet 16 matchup against Bluegrass State rival Louisville. Rick Pitino sent up seniors Russ Smith and Luke Hancock. That, as much as the 70 miles that separates the schools, is the gulf between the neighbors who play Friday in one of the most important meetings in their long, colorful and not-so-friendly rivalry. Eighth-seeded Kentucky...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577409562014-03-27T23:17:12.023-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T23:17:12.023-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57740956@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 23:17:12 MDT