Pitino hires his son as an assistant

Pitino hires his son as an assistant

There are 3 comments on the The Courier-Journal story from Apr 8, 2007, titled Pitino hires his son as an assistant. In it, The Courier-Journal reports that:

“It had to be somebody close to me, somebody who knew our system”

Rick Pitino said Kevin Willard became like a son to him while serving as his assistant coach the past 10 years. via The Courier-Journal

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The Truth

United States

#1 Apr 9, 2007
Hell I don't blame you,I would get my son in on some of that cash too! Blood is thicker than anything else, GO BIG BLUE!!

Lexington, KY

#2 Apr 20, 2007
Do u think that his son is as arrogant and self righteous as his daddy? or is that really possible? wonder if he will guard the inbounds throw?

“Ave Satanas”

Since: Dec 06

Bratislava, Slovakia

#3 Apr 23, 2007
I'm willing to bet he takes over the coaching job when Pitino retires or moves on. I wouldve liked it if Kevin stayed around but the money called.

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