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Zero Hedge
Kentucky Republicans Cave On Pension Reform; Stick It To Taxpayers With "Kick The Can" Approach Insteadfor decades while doing absolutely nothing to address the actual crisis. Here
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
for decades while doing absolutely nothing to address the actual crisis. Here is a summary of the 'plan' courtesy of the Courier-Journal...notice that aside from putting new teachers into a "401(k)-style" defined contribution plan, the Republican... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Padgett determined to write new chapter in post-Pitino, Jurich eraon Wednesday, voted to terminate Jurich. Those tweets were deleted after being
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
on Wednesday, voted to terminate Jurich. Those tweets were deleted after being published by WHAS 11 News media partner The Courier-Journal. The article was followed by a conversation between Interim Athletics Director Vince Tyra and football coach... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Padgett determined to write new chapter in post-Pitino, Jurich eraon Wednesday, voted to terminate Jurich. Those tweets were deleted after being
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
on Wednesday, voted to terminate Jurich. Those tweets were deleted after being published by WHAS 11 News media partner The Courier-Journal. The article was followed by a conversation between Interim Athletics Director Vince Tyra and football coach... Read more
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The News & Observer
Can ex-Blue Devil Greg Paulus make a difference at Louisville? He’ll get his chancehired as an assistant last week. “Obviously I’m very excited to be able to add
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
hired as an assistant last week. “Obviously I’m very excited to be able to add (Paulus) to our staff,” Padgett told the Courier-Journal. “His background and reputation speak for itself, not only as a coach but also as a player. ... He brings an... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Louisville Fires AD Tom Jurich With Cause; Fans, Department React With Sympathy"fired with cause" after a 10-3 vote by the school's BOT, according to a front-
Sports Business Daily / Posted 3 days ago
"fired with cause" after a 10-3 vote by the school's BOT, according to a front-page piece by Jeff Greer of the Louisville COURIER-JOURNAL. None of the trustees "spoke when offered the chance in the meeting, and none answered questions from... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hurricanes basketball coach Jim Larrañaga receives subpoena in FBI basketball probethe FBI’s probe is ongoing, Larrañaga is not the only coach to receive a subpoe
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
the FBI’s probe is ongoing, Larrañaga is not the only coach to receive a subpoena in the case. According to the Louisville Courier-Journal, former Cardinals coach Rick Pitino has also been subpoenaed and the Los Angeles Times reported that... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Hurricanes basketball coach Jim Larrañaga receives subpoena in FBI basketball probeDOJ probe at this time.” Larrañaga is not the only coach to receive a subpoena
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
DOJ probe at this time.” Larrañaga is not the only coach to receive a subpoena in the case. According to the Louisville Courier-Journal, former Cardinals coach Rick Pitino has also been subpoenaed and the Los Angeles Times reported that... Read more
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The Morning Call
Rick Pitino sues Adidas for damaged reputation and emotional distresscontract with Pitino on Monday, hours after the school officially fired him, an
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
contract with Pitino on Monday, hours after the school officially fired him, and a company spokeswoman told the Louisville Courier-Journal that the lawsuit is "clearly a reaction to his termination." The former coach took in the vast majority of... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Rick Pitino sues Adidas for damaged reputation, emotional distresscontract with Pitino on Monday, hours after the school officially fired him, an
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
contract with Pitino on Monday, hours after the school officially fired him, and a company spokeswoman told the Louisville Courier-Journal that the lawsuit is "clearly a reaction to his termination." The former coach took in the vast majority of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino sues Adidascurrent five-year, $39 million apparel deal with Louisville, 98 percent was pai
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
current five-year, $39 million apparel deal with Louisville, 98 percent was paid to Pitino, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal. Pitino also made an additional $5 million from the school annually and had signed a contract extension... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rick Pitino sues Adidas for damaged reputation and emotional distresscontract with Pitino on Monday, hours after the school officially fired him, an
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
contract with Pitino on Monday, hours after the school officially fired him, and a company spokeswoman told the Louisville Courier-Journal that the lawsuit is "clearly a reaction to his termination." The former coach took in the vast majority of... Read more
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SportingNews
Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino plans to sue Adidas after recruiting scandalthat he had nothing to do with, and no knowledge of, the Adidas conspiracy," Pi
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
that he had nothing to do with, and no knowledge of, the Adidas conspiracy," Pitino's attorney, Steve Pence, told the Courier-Journal. Pence went on to say that Adidas' involvement in the recruitment of Brian Bowen, "caused (Pitino) to be... Read more
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Business Wire
Exomedicine Institute Appoints Pam Platt as Chief StorytellerPlatt comes to the job with storytelling skills honed over a lengthy journalism
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Platt comes to the job with storytelling skills honed over a lengthy journalism career, which included reporting and editing positions in news and editorial departments. Her last newspaper position was editorial director of the Courier-Journal in... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Kentucky native, former White Sox pitcher passes awayDaniel Webb, a Kentucky native and former Chicago White Sox pitcher has passed
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
Daniel Webb, a Kentucky native and former Chicago White Sox pitcher has passed away. According to our partners at The Courier-Journal, the 28-year-old was killed in an ATV accident on Saturday Night. Webb grew up in Paducah and went to school... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
AP Exclusive: Corruption probe prompts reviews of NCAA teamssoul searching among universities that run the nation’s most prominent college
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
soul searching among universities that run the nation’s most prominent college basketball programs.(Michael Clevenger/The Courier-Journal via AP, File) (Photo: Michael Clevenger, AP) So did the Pac-12 Conference, which formed a task force to dive... Read more
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Daily Herald
AP Exclusive: Corruption probe prompts reviews of NCAA teamssoul searching among universities that run the nation’s most prominent college
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
soul searching among universities that run the nation’s most prominent college basketball programs.(Michael Clevenger/The Courier-Journal via AP, File) FILE - In this March 15, 2014, file photo, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice gestures... Read more
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The News & Observer
Louisville fires Rick Pitino amid federal investigationPitino and athletic director Tom Jurich on administrative leave amid a federal
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich on administrative leave amid a federal bribery investigation. Michael ClevengerThe Courier-Journal via AP Louisville men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino arrives at Grawemeyer Hall for a meeting with the... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Rick Pitino fired by University of Louisville athletics board amid scandalnot included in the federal criminal complaint that was released Sept. 26, but
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
not included in the federal criminal complaint that was released Sept. 26, but a Justice Department source confirmed to the Courier-Journal and USA TODAY that Pitino was the "Coach 2" listed in the report. In an Oct. 3 letter that interim... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Scandals haven't tarnished enrollment efforts so far at UofLof Louisville's enrollment and growth have been relatively unscathed so far dur
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
of Louisville's enrollment and growth have been relatively unscathed so far during a series of scandals at the school. The Courier-Journal reports that UofL's enrollment increased 4 percent between 2005 and 2016. But some are wondering how long the... Read more
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SportingNews
Rick Pitino’s firing expected to become official Monday"(o)ne of the most significant weeks in the University of Louisville's modern h
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
"(o)ne of the most significant weeks in the University of Louisville's modern history" begins, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal. Pitino has been on administrative leave since Sept. 27 after the university acknowledged its involvement in... Read more
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Island Packet
Scandals haven't tarnished enrollment efforts so far at UofLof Louisville's enrollment and growth have been relatively unscathed so far dur
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
of Louisville's enrollment and growth have been relatively unscathed so far during a series of scandals at the school. The Courier-Journal reports that UofL's enrollment increased 4 percent between 2005 and 2016. But some are wondering how long the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Scandals haven't tarnished enrollment efforts so far at UofLof Louisville's enrollment and growth have been relatively unscathed so far dur
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
of Louisville's enrollment and growth have been relatively unscathed so far during a series of scandals at the school. The Courier-Journal reports that UofL's enrollment increased 4 percent between 2005 and 2016. But some are wondering how long the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Family to mark 2 year anniversary since Portland triple shootingParkway in October 2015. A third person was injured but survived. Jessica Shad
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
Parkway in October 2015. A third person was injured but survived. Jessica Shadowens and August DiChiara (Photo: The Courier Journal, The Courier Journal) Shadowens’ family and friends will hold a vigil Monday evening at Cherokee Park,... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Courier Journal sets foodies and winos upmay seem impossible to visit all of the great restaurants Louisville has to off
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
may seem impossible to visit all of the great restaurants Louisville has to offer, so they're all coming to one place. The Courier Journal brings Master Chef Graham Elliot and other renowned chefs to the Food and Wine Experience at Norton Com... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Supreme Court refuses to hear Kentucky foster care casehas refused to hear a case involving a growing number of Kentucky relatives pro
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
has refused to hear a case involving a growing number of Kentucky relatives providing free foster care for children. The Courier-Journal reports that the result is that Kentucky must begin paying those relatives the same as they do licensed... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
Postel's security increased following FBI scandal • The Louisville Cardinalof three major figures in Louisville sports are in limbo, Interim President Gre
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted 12 days ago
of three major figures in Louisville sports are in limbo, Interim President Greg Postel’s security was expanded. The Courier-Journal first reported the story. University spokesperson John Drees said he didn’t know of any specific threats, but... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
Postel increased security following FBI scandal • The Louisville Cardinalcareers of three major figures in Louisville sports are in limbo, Interim Presi
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted 12 days ago
careers of three major figures in Louisville sports are in limbo, Interim President Greg Postel expanded his security. The Courier-Journal first reported the story. University spokesperson John Drees said he didn’t know of any specific threats, but... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bodycam footage shows fatal shooting of armed suspect in Kentuckyhe later died. Louisville Metro Police declined to answer too many question on
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
he later died. Louisville Metro Police declined to answer too many question on Monday at a conference attended by the Courier-Journal. The police told reporters that an individual had been pistol-whipped, bound and gagged by the suspect. They... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: How the mighty have fallen — and could fall furtherprosecutors. There is no reference to a third Louisville coach in the documents
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
prosecutors. There is no reference to a third Louisville coach in the documents. So far, The New York Times, Louisville Courier-Journal and CBS Sports, all quoting anonymous sources, have identified Pitino as "Coach 2," who called James Gatto, a... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
It's complicated: Tom Jurich's Louisville legacy, and futureat the university is far larger even than his substantial contracts, outlined l
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
at the university is far larger even than his substantial contracts, outlined last week in a series of stories by The Courier-Journal. The story on Jurich, in particular, focused on the financial benefits and perks of his contract in great... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kentucky obligated to reveal investors in companyKentucky's attorney general said. The state Cabinet for Economic Development v
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
Kentucky's attorney general said. The state Cabinet for Economic Development violated open records law by refusing The Courier-Journal's request for the names of those owning shares in Braidy Industries Inc., according to the ruling released... Read more
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Daily Herald
Blockbuster arrests not shocking to college hoops followersthe school, leading to Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich to be placed on
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
the school, leading to Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich to be placed on administrative leave. (Michael Clevenger/The Courier-Journal via AP, File) FILE - In this March 14, 2012, file photo, a player runs across the NCAA logo during practice... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Stamford settles 2nd Shippan fire suit for $1.35 millionBadger & Winters. Pauline Johnson was a successful business woman in her own ri
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 days ago
Badger & Winters. Pauline Johnson was a successful business woman in her own right. According to her obituary in The Courier-Journal, she worked as a bookkeeper at John Waters, a heating, cooling and electric repair and installation company... Read more
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Newsmax
Rick Pitino: Louisville Adidas Cash Went in His PocketLouisville Adidas deal, after a report that most of the cash from the deal went
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
Louisville Adidas deal, after a report that most of the cash from the deal went straight into his pocket. The Louisville Courier-Journal reported on Thursday that the suspended Louisville basketball coach had raked in approximately 98 percent of... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Settlement reached in lawsuit over Katina Powell's bookreached in the lawsuit over Katina Powell's book on the UofL prostitution scand
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 16 days ago
reached in the lawsuit over Katina Powell's book on the UofL prostitution scandal, according to our news partners at the Courier-Journal. Powell wrote she provided strippers for Louisville basketball players and recruits between 2010 and 2014.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Louisville places 2 assistant coaches on leavewith Adidas. Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's cur
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
with Adidas. Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported Thursday. According to the newspaper, Pitino got $1.5 million of the money as part of his personal... Read more
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SportingNews
Louisville places 2 assistant basketball coaches on paid leaveongoing investigation and feel that this an appropriate step at this time,” int
SportingNews / Posted 16 days ago
ongoing investigation and feel that this an appropriate step at this time,” interim athletic director Vince Tyra said (via Courier-Journal.com). “Our university will continue to fully cooperate with federal authorities in their investigation.” In... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Louisville places 2 assistant coaches on leavewith Adidas. Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's cur
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
with Adidas. Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported Thursday. According to the newspaper, Pitino got $1.5 million of the money as part of his personal... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Louisville places 2 assistant coaches on leavewith Adidas. Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's cur
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
with Adidas. Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported Thursday. According to the newspaper, Pitino got $1.5 million of the money as part of his personal... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pitino received 98% of Louisville's Adidas moneycoach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's curren
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
coach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported Thursday. According to the newspaper, Pitino got $1.5 million of the money as part of his personal... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Univ. Of Louisville Athletics Not Profitable; Pitino Big Beneficiary Of Adidas Dealnational championships and bowl appearances, the "athletic powerhouse built by
Sports Business Daily / Posted 16 days ago
national championships and bowl appearances, the "athletic powerhouse built by now-suspended" AD Tom Jurich "falls short in at least one regard: It doesn't turn a profit," according to Andrew Wolfson of the Louisville COURIER-JOURNAL. If no... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Pitino received 98% of Louisville's Adidas moneycoach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's curren
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
coach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported Thursday. According to the newspaper, Pitino got $1.5 million of the money as part of his personal... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Pitino received 98% of Louisville's Adidas moneycoach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's curren
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
coach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported Thursday. According to the newspaper, Pitino got $1.5 million of the money as part of his personal... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Pitino received 98% of Louisville's Adidas moneycoach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's curren
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
coach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported Thursday. According to the newspaper, Pitino got $1.5 million of the money as part of his personal... Read more
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New York Post
Louisville was a financial mess, and Rick Pitino the beneficiarymoney from the athletic department’s sponsorship deal with Adidas over a span o
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
money from the athletic department’s sponsorship deal with Adidas over a span of two seasons went directly to Pitino, the Courier-Journal reported. Currently on unpaid leave because of his coaching staff’s involvement in the corruption scandal... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rick Pitino 'pocketed 98%' of Louisville's $39 million Adidas dealbasketball coach Rick Pitino 'for cause' after he was implicated in the ongoing
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
basketball coach Rick Pitino 'for cause' after he was implicated in the ongoing NCAA corruption scandals According to the Courier-Journal, the current and new apparel deals stipulate that the Louisville basketball coaches are to be paid with funds... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
New details emerge in Explorer Program case involving sex abuse allegationsCounty Circuit Clerk's Office obtaining a copy of the evidence after it was fir
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 17 days ago
County Circuit Clerk's Office obtaining a copy of the evidence after it was first reported by WHAS11 News media partner The Courier-Journal. Although Betts quit the force, which led to Conrad closing the investigation, a grand jury indicted the... Read more
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Market Watch
Louisville’s athletic director made $5 million last year — $3 million more than any other ADNCAA; he made $5.3 million last year — over $3 million more than any other athl
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
NCAA; he made $5.3 million last year — over $3 million more than any other athletic director in the U.S., according to the Courier-Journal Jurich also made more money last year than the school budgeted for the following departments, the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Open government group honors AP reporter, media executivehas been recognized for his ability as an investigative reporter and skilled us
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
has been recognized for his ability as an investigative reporter and skilled use of public records. Gartner began his journalism career as a high school student at The Des Moines Register. He held top editorial positions at the Register,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Rick Pitino raked in 98% of the money from University of Louisville's current Adidas dealservices agreement with the apparel company while just $25,000 went to the prog
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
services agreement with the apparel company while just $25,000 went to the program, according to a contract obtained by the Courier-Journal under the state public records act. The year before, Pitino also got $1.5 million, while the department... Read more
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