Today, former head coach Rick Pitino announced he will be suing the University of Louisville athletic association for a breach of contract. He is looking for over $35 Million. In a statement released through his lawyer he is claiming his contract was breached when he was suspended and ultimately fired. Jeff Greer with the Courier Journal helps break it down below.
[new] Former Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino seeks more than $35 million from the University of Louisville in a new lawsuit. https://t.co/HUvYRE1z8N
— Jeff Greer (@jeffgreer_) November 30, 2017