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2018 Schedule
18-10, 7th in ACC
Stephen A. 'incredibly annoyed' with Pitino (2:24)
Vacating wins means 'absolutely nothing' (2:46)
Allen leads Duke to victory over Louisville (0:46)
Carter makes his presence felt with another Duke slam (0:30)
Pitino: 'The NCAA cannot rewrite history by taking a banner down' (0:50)
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3dJeff Borzello

Pitino: 'Unjust' for NCAA to take away 2013 title

Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino said it was "unjust" for the NCAA to rule that the Cardinals had to take down their 2013 national championship banner.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

I asked Rick Pitino if he has had any discussions with any teams on getting back into coaching. His response: "I have not. . . I miss it. I miss every minute of [it]."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Rick Pitino on the criminal investigation: "In 40 years of coaching, I have never been involved, directly or indirectly, in any effort to pay any money or extend any improper benefit to any recruit or recruit's family members or representatives..."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Pitino: "Those parties did not enhance our players' ability" to win a national championship or go to a Final Four.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Rick Pitino: "I had no knowledge of the reprehensible things that went on in that dormitory."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Rick Pitino: "I take full responsibility for everyone I hire. To say I'm disappointed with the NCAA's ruling is a gross understatement."

Stephen A.: Pitino's legacy tarnished forever (2:02)
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4dJeff Goodman

Louisville's 2013 team: Legacy 'going to live on'

Members of the Louisville men's basketball team that won the 2013 national title have criticized the NCAA for its ruling Tuesday to have the championship vacated. "We won those games," Luke Hancock said. "It's not like that never happened."

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Gregg Marshall's Wichita State squad lost to Louisville in the 2013 Final Four after surrendering a double-digit lead in the second half. He said he's joked with Michigan coach John Beilein, who lost to Louisville in the title game, about a rematch. "I've already jokingly told Coach Beilein that we should be playing and calling it the 2013 national championship," Marshall told ESPN. "I mean, it would only matter to us."

Louisville looks to shock Duke (0:58)
Postel: NCAA is 'simply wrong' on denying Louisville appeal (1:22)
What does vacated title mean for Louisville? (1:40)

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

The Louisville men's basketball program will have to vacate its 2013 NCAA title and 2012 Final Four appearance after the NCAA denied its appeal of what the school described as “draconian penalties” levied against the team. The NCAA Division I Infractions Appeals Committee also upheld the penalty that requires Louisville to return money received through conference revenue sharing for NCAA tournament appearances in 2012, '13, '14 and '15.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

The NCAA announces they have upheld their decision on Louisville. Louisville must vacate wins from the 2011-12 through 2014-15 seasons.

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4dMark Schlabach

Louisville appeal denied; must vacate '13 title

Louisville must vacate its 2013 national championship and 2012 Final Four appearance after the NCAA denied its appeal of what the school described as "Draconian penalties" from last year.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Louisville sends out a release that they'll make a "major announcement" today at 12:05 p.m.

Team Stats

Points Per Game77.385th
Rebounds Per Game37.4Tied-89th
Assists Per Game13.8172nd
Points Allowed70.3122nd

Tournament History

Final Fours10
Tournament Record76-43
Championship Seasons1980, 1986, 2013
Tournament Appearances42