Dick Vitale says Rick Pitino deserves to be in the Basketball Hall of Fame because he got the most out of the teams he coached.
Each week Dick Vitale writes about the sport he loves, college basketball.
After a Hall of Fame selection and a second national championship, Rick Pitino's status among the greatest college basketball coaches is secure.
Jim Calhoun retires as one of just five coaches to win three national titles. But it was the way he built a small Connecticut program into a national powerhouse that stands out the most.
Dick Vitale was sorry to see Pat Summitt's legendary career end at Tennessee and puts the Hall of Fame coach among the greatest in any sport.
Dick Vitale says the 71-year-old Larry Brown brings a Hall of Fame resume to SMU, and he brings credibility to the school as it moves to the Big East.
Dick Vitale says future Hall of Famer Rick Pitino worked his magic to get Louisville into the Final Four. The former national championship coach is making his sixth trip.
Two future Hall of Fame coaches, Tom Izzo and Rick Pitino, will meet in a marquee matchup in the Sweet 16.
I was saddened to learn of the passing of Hall of Fame coach John Wooden on Friday night.
Dick Vitale talks about the sport he loves.