College Basketball NEWS ARCHIVE
Ex-Louisville coach Pitino files lawsuit against Adidas
Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino filed a lawsuit against Adidas on Tuesday, one day after the apparel company terminated its personal services contract with him.
Louisville fires Pitino ’with just cause’ amid investigation
The University of Louisville's athletic board voted unanimously Monday to fire Rick Pitino as men's basketball head coach in the wake of an FBI investigation into fraud and corruption in college basketball.
North Carolina avoids major penalties in academic case
North Carolina's athletic department avoided major penalties when the NCAA Committee on Infractions was unable to conclude the university violated academic rules when it made "paper courses" available to the general student body, including student-athletics.
Louisville places two assistants on leave
Louisville placed two assistant coaches on leave Friday amid the FBI probe into corruption in college basketball as the university continued its investigation into NCAA violations involving paying a recruit.
Report: Pitino received 98 percent of Louisville’s Adidas money
Suspended Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino received 98 percent of the money from the university's current contract with Adidas, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported Thursday.
Louisville initiates action to fire Pitino with cause
The University of Louisville Athletic Association voted unanimously on Monday to initiate the process of dismissing head basketball coach Rick Pitino for cause.
Duke names G Allen captain
Guard Grayson Allen has regained his position as a captain at Duke, the team announced on Monday.