After 16 years as head coach of the University of Louisville’s men’s basketball program, Rick Pitino’s tenure has come to an end.
He was placed on leave amid a bribery scandal involving 10 coaches and associates with ties to multiple major programs.
Pitino brought a national championship and three Final Four appearances to the Cardinals, solidifying his presence in the annals of the program’s history.
But it is perhaps the notoriety that has accompanied Pitino’s successes that students and community members are remembering as they offered muted reactions to his effective firing.
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