RICK PITINO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Roy Williams Shares Thoughts On Pitino, UNC Fan Incident

UNC basketball coach Roy Williams is speaking out on Wednesday night’s incident between Louisville head coach Rick Pitino and a Tar Heels fan. During halftime of last night’s game, Pitino got into a heated altercation with a UNC fan. Pitino was eventually restrained. Williams shared his thoughts on the incident and made it clear there is no place for that at the Dean E. Smith...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 hours ago

Video: Rick Pitino Reacts To Loss At North Carolina

Rick Pitino and the Louisville Cardinals suffered their fifth loss in ACC play lost night at the hands of North Carolina. The Cards never really seemed to find a rhythm, but were down three at half and tied it up at 40 early in the second half. Unfortunately, North Carolina made a big run after […]
Via The Cardinal Connect
6 hours ago

North Carolina fan ejected after exchange with Louisville’s Rick Pitino

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina coach Roy Williams apologized to Louisville’s Rick Pitino after the Cardinals coach had a heated verbal exchange with a fan as he came off the court for halftime during Wednesday night’s game. ESPN video of the incident showed Pitino walking off the court when he suddenly turned back and started shouting toward the nearby stands. Team staff...

Rick Pitino Freaks Out At Fan, Is Held Back During Heated Shouting Match

It’s been a contentious week for high-profile coaches in the Bluegrass State. On Tuesday night, University of Kentucky head coach John Calipari heard it from Missouri fans in the form of “Cal, you suck” chants, flustering the coach and putting an end to his halftime interview on ESPN. One night later, University of Louisville head coach Rick Pitino kicked it up a notch, as...
Via NESN.com
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rick Pitino completely loses it over ‘coward’ fan

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina coach Roy Williams apologized to Louisville’s Rick Pitino after the Cardinals coach had a heated verbal exchange with a fan as he came off the court for halftime during Wednesday night’s game. ESPN video of the incident showed Pitino walking off the court when he suddenly turned back and...
Via New York Post
8 hours ago

Rick Pitino had to be restrained during heated exchange with 'coward' at UNC

The crowd at Chapel Hill was pumped up for Wednesday’s much-anticipated ACC showdown between No. 8 North Carolina and No. 7 Louisville – but one fan apparently was a little too amped. As he walked to the locker room at halftime, Cardinals coach Rick Pitino got into a heated argument with Tar Heels fan – a dispute that led to the fan’s ejection and Pitino having to be restrained...
Via FOX Sports
8 hours ago

Rick Pitino calls heckling UNC fan ‘coward,’ says it was not a student

Rick Pitino had to be restrained from going after a North Carolina fan as he was heading into the tunnel at halftime Wednesday night, and the Louisville coach blasted the fan after the game. He also noted that the fan was not a UNC student.While he did not reveal exactly what it was that the fan said to him, Pitino said he has less patience for heckling fans who are not students...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rick Pitino, UNC fan get into heated shouting match at halftime

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino was irate over some heckling from a UNC fan during halftime of Wednesday’s game at the Dean E. Smith Center. It’s unclear what the fan said to him, as Pitino did not reveal the details, but he did say he was upset because it was an adult doing the heckling, rather than a student. So when the male said something he didn’t like, Pitino defended...
Via The Sports Daily
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

UNC: fan ejected after exchange with Louisville's Pitino

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) A North Carolina team spokesman says a fan was ejected after a verbal exchange with Louisville coach Rick Pitino during Wednesday night's home game. UNC's Matt Bowers said the fan was ejected shortly after the incident, which occurred as Pitino was leaving the court for halftime. Video posted on Twitter showed an animated Pitino shouting toward the seats...
Via Associated Press
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rick Pitino restrained from going after North Carolina fan

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino had to be restrained from going after a North Carolina fan while heading into the tunnel at halftime of his team’s game in Chapel Hill on Wednesday.Pitino’s Cardinals entered halftime trailing the Tar Heels 33-30 in a close ACC game. It’s unclear what the fan said to enrage him, but Pitino was clearly fired up and had to be held back by some...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 hours ago  |  Discuss
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