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Pitino: This board of trustees is just not the University of Louisville | zero:39

In an interview with Jay Bilas on ESPN former Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino is requested how he feels he was handled by the University of Louisville
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U of L board fires Tom Jurich: the vote | four:45

The movement is made to fireplace Jurich with trigger as athletics director on the University of Louisville, then the vote is named for.

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Vince Tyra says this job is ‘private to me due to Tom’ | four:43

Vince Tyra addressed reporters after U of L votes to fireplace Tom Jurich
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Tom Jurich fired: Postel addresses reporters | three:51

University of Louisville interim President Greg Postel addresses reporters after the committee votes to terminate Tom Jurich
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Rick Pitino fired: U of L interim president Greg Postel with reporters | 9:55

Postel stated the athletics board was “very thoughtful” in its consideration of fabric offered by Rick Pitino’s workforce.
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What to find out about Louisville basketball’s Kenny Johnson | 1:31

Kenny Johnson is likely one of the two U of L badistant basketball coaches who had been initially positioned on paid depart following information of the college’s involvement in a university basketball recruiting scandal. But what else do we all know in regards to the coach who has been hailed “a five-star recruiter”?
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Steve Pence offered Pitino’s case earlier than the ultimate choice | four:25

Rick Pitino’s legal professional Steve Pence met with reporters shortly after presenting Pitino’s case, baduring the media that Pitino “did not lose control of his program.”
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Rick Pitino at University of Louisville: a timeline | 1:17

Highs and lows of Rick Pitino’s tenure as University of Louisville males’s basketball coach.
Mary Ann Gerth/CJ

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Vince Tyra, U of L’s new interim athletic director | 28:45

Vince Tyra on the press convention saying him as University of Louisville’s interim athletic director taking on for Tom Jurich.
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Pitino firing course of began, Postel says | 6:15

Rick Pitino, U of L’s Hall of Fame basketball coach, shall be formally coming into the firing course of stated interim Pres. Dr. Greg Postel stated on Monday. Decision haven’t been made on Louisville’s athletic director, Tom Jurich.
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Faculty protest at UofL Board of Trustees badembly | 1:32

Faculty members introduced indicators to protest how the U of L seek for a president is being carried out. Faculty members oppose the closed search and need extra involvement within the course of.
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U of L’s Postel speaks on SACS & athletics | 11:45

U of L interim Pres. Dr. Greg Postel speaks in regards to the athletics personnel developments and SACS requirements progress with media following a morning session with the U of L Board of Trustees.
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Interim Louisville coach David Padgett talks to the press | 18:20

As promised interim Louisville president Greg Postel named a coach to see the Cardinals by way of the subsequent six months. The gamers wished certainly one of their very own, David Padgett, to take this system into the season.
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David Padgett: U of L’s new interim basketball coach | zero:58

In the wake of FBI school basketball allegations, U of L badistant coach David Padgett shall be interim basketball coach to switch Rick Pitino.
Mary Ann Gerth/CJ

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Postel will not affirm if Rick Pitino is ‘Coach-2’ or not | four:33

University of Louisville interim president Dr. Greg Postel would not say if RIck Pitino is ‘Coach-2’ referred to in federal paperwork, however did say college officers consider they know who it’s.
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RAW: Rick Pitino arrives at U of L’s Grawemeyer Hall | zero:51

Members of the media swarm round U of L coach Rick Pitino as he enters Grawemeyer Hall.
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Louisville interim president Greg Postel talks about Rick Pitino, Tom Jurich | 11:19

Both Jurich and Pitino have been positioned on administrative depart of absence, says Postel throughout Wednesday’s historic press convention.
Matt Stone/CJ

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RAW: Tom Jurich leaves U of L’s Grawemeyer Hall | zero:24

University of Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich acknowledged reporters and photographers as he left Grawemeyer Hall.
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‘A darkish day’ for Louisville however ‘higher days forward’ | 1:36

Louisville interim president on Tom Jurich, Rick Pitino’s obligatory administrative depart from the athletic program after the adidas basketball scandal got here to mild Sept. 26.
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Short conferences for Tom Jurich, Rick Pitino Wednesday at UofL campus | 2:10

Both Jurich and Pitino arrived and departed with out remark after badembly with UofL’s Greg Postel Wednesday in wake of adidas scandal. Both had been positioned on administrative depart pending closing final result.
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Louisville recruiting scandal: the Rick Pitino and Tom Jurich job scenario | 23:50

The CJ’s Jeff Greer and Gentry Estes badyze the day’s occasions at University of Louisville, together with the Rick Pitino ouster and Tom Jurich suspension.
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Rick Pitino: touchdown recruit Brian Bowen and badt. coach Jordan Fair | 2:32

In an early September press convention, U of L coach Rick Pitino talked about touchdown recruit Brian Bowen and badistant coach Jordan Fair.
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Tom Jurich’s profession on the University of Louisville | 2:13

Look again at Tom Jurich’s 19 years because the Athletic Director of the University of Louisville by way of the photographs from the Courier-Journal.
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Rick Pitino’s profession on the University of Louisville | 2:46

Look again at Rick Pitino’s 17 years as the pinnacle coach of the Louisville Cardinals by way of the photographs from the Courier-Journal.
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Who could be the U of L interim basketball coach? | zero:48

Speculating on a doable checklist of decisions to take Rick Pitino’s place as head coach for University of Louisville basketball coach.
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Behind the scenes take a look at an FBI investigation | 23:59

Former prosecutor Marc Murphy talks with the CJ’s Phillip Bailey in regards to the investigative course of as speak facilities on the U of L school basketball recruiting investigation.
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Rick Pitino’s legal professional referred to as a wave of recent reporting on indictments within the school basketball pay to play scandal “misleading” and stated he has no new data that the previous Louisville basketball coach has grow to be a goal within the federal investigation.

“The U.S. Attorney has confirmed Coach is not a target,” legal professional Steve Pence advised Courier Journal on Thursday. “There’s each indication that Coach is just not on tape they usually don’t have anything to corroborate any claims, and if the U.S. Attorney had data, they’re required to tell us that. They’re required to inform us prematurely they usually have stated Coach is just not a goal.”

Some media retailers’ protection of an indictment, first reported this week by Courier Journal, urged the doc contained new proof or allegations towards Pitino. But the indictment solely recounts a recorded dialog first reported Sept. 26 when the FBI unsealed its criticism.

NBC News investigations reporter Tom Wintertweeted that the indictment contained new data indicating that Pitino knew of the alleged scheme and was straight concerned in it. Headlines on ESPN, Yahoo Sports and plenty of different nationwide retailers reported the allegations, first made in September, as new data. And Lexington, Kentucky, NBC affiliate WLEX posted a narrative with the conclusive headline “Unsealed Indictment: Rick Pitino Knew Everything.”

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These stories performed up beforehand reported particulars as new and led to a wave of readers leaping to conclusions that aren’t supported by the indictment’s description of Pitino, who has since been fired for trigger however not indicted.

According to the FBI criticism launched in September, Dawkins stated in a dialog recorded July 27 that he had spoken to Pitino and requested the coach name Adidas govt Jim Gatto for badist guaranteeing funds had been made to the household of a five-star basketball recruit since recognized as suspended Louisville freshman Brian Bowen.

The criticism alleged Gatto later had contact with a cellphone quantity utilized by Pitino, and Pitino has confirmed to Courier Journal reporter Jeff Greer that he had cellphone conversations with Gatto on the dates listed within the FBI paperwork. Pence additionally later launched copies of textual content messages between Pitino and Gatto.

This week’s indictment describes the identical July 27 dialog but in addition alleges Dawkins advised the opposite males within the room that he not solely requested help from Pitino as beforehand reported however that the coach agreed to badist.

It had already been alleged that Dawkins spoke to Pitino to request the badistance, and it had already been confirmed that Pitino and Gatto later spoke and exchanged textual content messages.

Pence described Dawkins’ recorded claims as boasting.

“All indications are that Dawkins’s practice was to drop the name of a well-known coach to enhance his stature with his co-conspirators, in order to convince them to give him more money,” Pence stated in an announcement launched Thursday. “… Coach Pitino stands by his earlier badertion: He has by no means allowed or identified of any funds to any of his recruits or their households throughout his total school teaching profession at Boston University, Providence, the University of Kentucky, and the University of Louisville.”

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