After two players de-committed and a third chose another school, the Gophers have no recruits coming in for next men’s basketball season.
Updated: April 17, 2013, - 06:36 AM
Gophers AD Norwood Teague talks about the plans and discussions that led to hiring Richard Pitino.
Updated: April 12, 2013, - 12:21 AM
New Gophers coach Richard Pitino announced the hiring of two assistant who had been with him in Florida. One of them, Kimani Young, overcame a 1999 arrest for possession of marijuana.
Updated: April 11, 2013, - 02:18 PM
Rakeem Buckeles might follow Richard Pitino here, and JUCO standout Cameron Forte reportedly has an offer.
Updated: April 10, 2013, - 06:47 AM
Young coaches sometimes struggle to win consistently. For every budding sensation who prospers, there is one that doesn’t, many of them falling so quickly off the map that they’re hastily forgotten.
Updated: April 07, 2013, - 08:13 AM
Richard Pitino's age (30) and enthusiasm stood out when the new coach met with fans and the media.
Updated: April 06, 2013, - 07:07 AM
Don't let his age fool you. At 30, Richard Pitino has soaked up -- and espoused -- the basketball wisdom of his mentors.
Updated: April 05, 2013, - 09:58 AM
It was January when Florida International athletic director Pete Garcia started to worry.His coach was successful — as in he’s-going-to-be-leaving-too-soon...
Updated: April 05, 2013, - 09:06 AM
Richard Pitino’s age (30) and head coaching experience (one year) did not the dissuade the U from hiring him.
Updated: April 04, 2013, - 02:42 PM