Louisville head coach, Rick Pitino elected into basketball HOF
POSTED: Monday, April 8, 2013 - 11:32am
UPDATED: Monday, April 8, 2013 - 12:14pm
Louisville, KY (CNN) — University of Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino, whose club will play for the NCAA Division I men's basketball championship Monday night , has been elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
He and other Class of 2013 members, including former NBA All-Stars Gary Payton and Bernard King, will be inducted in September. Louisville faces Michigan on Monday night in Atlanta for the NCAA championship.