Rick Pitino to Iona / Zaga of the East ?

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Rick Pitino to Iona / Zaga of the East ?

Postby NuStudent » Sat Mar 14, 2020 3:30 pm

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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby Bilbo81 » Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:04 pm

WOW Iona should continue to dominate.
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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby MICKEY » Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:27 pm

Maybe, are there a lot of strip joints in New Rochelle? Sorry but this is more of the same for Iona, questionable academic stats, questionable players and now a questionable coach. One has to wonder who is the alumnus who is pulling the strings in New Rochelle. No I didn’t mean G strings.
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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby Bilbo81 » Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:39 pm

Did the transfer rule change? If so lookout....
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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby Bilbo81 » Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:56 pm

New Roc is a busy place right now!
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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby phillyeagle » Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:17 pm

College basketball is turning into a bigger disgrace every year. This guy should be banned for life and a private Catholic college should show some values.
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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby MICKEY » Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:34 pm

The University of Louisville, a public institution in order to improve its image replaces Pitino and hires a coach from a Catholic university (Xavier) . Iona, a Catholic institution hires him two or three years later. This has nothing to do with repentance or forgiveness or a second chance this is all about trying to win at any cost. They are an embarrassment to Catholic education at a time when the Church doesn’t need any more negative publicity.
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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby Suge » Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:08 pm

Deal is reportedly 5 years for $1.1 million a year.
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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby jhart » Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:11 pm

NY Post today named Pitino's horse racing partner as a IC benefactor " top booster Robert La Penta".
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Re: Rick Pitino to Iona

Postby jhart » Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:15 pm

Alumni must be paying around half his number because there is no academic/ economic breakeven analysis herein that makes any sense.
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