Posted July 14, 2013 on
University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino finished up his evaluation part of the first recruiting period in July on Saturday at the Peach Jam. The assistants remain on the road as the period ends on Sunday at 5 p.m. Cardinal Authority has all the details of where the staff is recruiting.
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NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. – University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino and his staff are involved in the recruitment of several top prospects. One of the best post players in the country – Cliff Alexander – will visit Louisville this fall. Cardinal Authority spoke with Alexander at the Nike Peach Jam.
Five-star center Cliff Alexander is one of top the prospects in the country and he’s also one of Rick Pitino’s top targets in the 2014 class.
Alexander, a 6-foot-9, 225-pound, Chicago native listed Louisville as one of the schools he wants to take an official visit to.
At the Peach Jam AAU event yesterday Alexander told 247Sports.com that he has a great relationship with Rick...
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Friday was Charles Strong Day in Mississippi, Arkansas, the boyhood home of the University of Louisville football coach.
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Pen in hand.
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