Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 10/6/11
It took less than a week for Rick Pitino to respond to the obvious jab he took from John Calipari. In case you missed Cal’s comments to Matt Jones of KSTV, here is a quote from Calipari responding to the question if the Big Blue Madness campout could happen at any other program in the country. “It’s a unique thing,” Calipari said. “There’s no other state, none, that’s as connected to their basketball program as this one. Because those other states have other programs. Michigan has Michigan State, California has UCLA, North Carolina has Duke. It’s Kentucky throughout this whole state, and that’s what makes us unique.” If you don’t see that as an obvious and blatant jab at Rick Pitino and Louisville, then you are very delusional. In a recent sit down with Jeff Goodman of CBSSports.com, Pitino had this to say. “Four things I’ve learned in my 59 years about people,” Pitino told CBSSports.com on Wednesday.“I ignore the jealous, I ignore the malicious, I ignore the ignorant and
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