Richard Pitino Defends Father In Louisville ScandalThe University of Minnesota men's basketball season is here. That's right, they've been at work for some time but Wednesday was media day at Williams Arena. The day brought the media out to ask the head coach questions about his father's program.
Vikings Draft Is Heavy On Linemen, LinebackersThe Minnesota Vikings have made linemen and linebackers their top draft targets. For the fourth time in the last five years, the Vikings accumulated 10 picks over the seven rounds through various trades.
Vikings Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater To Be In LouisvilleMinnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is returning to Louisville this weekend for an appearance at the Mid-America Trucking Show. Bridgewater was a first-round draft pick last year from the University of Louisville.
Five Great College Basketball Games Left This SeasonHere are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
No. 8 Louisville Beats Minnesota 81-68Montrezl Harrell had 30 points and Terry Rozier added 18 to help No. 8 Louisville beat Minnesota 81-68 in the season opener for both teams Friday night.
Rick Pitino, Son Richard Face Off In Season OpenerAsked what he might try to confuse a Minnesota team coached by the son who knows him well, Rick Pitino worked hard to keep a straight face. "We've never played a triangle-and-two (defense), he will not be ready for it," the Hall of Fame coach at Louisville said as Richard Pitino smiled while sitting beside him. "Their backcourt is something that must be stopped and it's something that I'm going to try for the first time in my coaching career."
Date, Time Set For Gophers/Louisville Match-Up In Puerto RicoThe University of Minnesota announced Thursday the date and time has been set for the Gophers men's basketball team to face off against Louisville in the Armed Forces Classic. Richard Pitino and the Gophers will face Rick Pitino and the Cardinals at 6 p.m. on Nov. 14 in a game that will be televised nationally on ESPN.
Top 5 NCAA Final Four Moments EverThe NCAA Final Four has given us many amazing moments in its illustrious history. Here are the top 5.
Five Things: Life On The Bubble And Selection SundayA great weekend of hoops culminated in Sunday's selection show. With the field set, the real madness can begin.
Minn. Man Fatally Struck At S. Indiana Truck StopAuthorities have identified a Minnesota man as the person struck and killed by a vehicle in the dark parking lot of a southern Indiana truck stop. The Clark County Coroner's Office said Friday that 58-year-old Billy Ray Evans of Hill City, Minn., died at the scene when he was hit by a large truck. Evans was found on the ground Thursday night at a truck stop just off Interstate 65 near the town of Memphis, about 15 miles north of Louisville, Ky.
Pitino, Gophers To Face Louisville in 2014-15 OpenerRichard Pitino will recognize the coach down the sideline next season when the Gophers men’s basketball team opens its 2014-15 regular season. That’s because it will be his father as they face Louisville in the 2014 Armed Forces Classic in Puerto Rico at the U.S. Coast Guard’s Air Station Borinquen.
Heisman Watch: Baylor's Bryce Petty Keeps Bears In BCS HuntBaylor's Bryce Petty is probably on the outside looking in on the Heisman Trophy, but a trip to New York for the ceremony is well within reach.