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Beach basketball? The new court Richard Pitino is leaving behind

Posted by: Howard Sinker Updated: April 11, 2013 - 1:57 PM

If you've ever, by mistake or by design, channel surfed into a University of Oregon basketball game, you know that basketball courts are taking on the potential for a one-of-kind look well beyond corporate logos and team nicknames.

 

 

Earlier this year, new Gophers coach Richard Pitino tweeted out a couple of design ideas for the home court at Florida International.

This was one of them:

 

 The beach-towel look, however, seems to have lost out to something just a bit more subdued.

 

 

So should the U turn Pitino loose on a new court design for The Barn?

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