Found May 06, 2013 on The Cardinal Connect:
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The first four months of 2013 have been pretty magical for Louisville head basketball coach Rick Pitino. In early April Pitino became the first coach to ever win a national championship with two different programs, after Louisville defeated Michigan in the 2013 national title game. The same day the Cardinals cut down the nets, Pitino was also inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. The basketball court wasn’t the only area Pitino saw success in the month of April. The same night that Louisville came from behind to defeat Wichita State in the Final Four, Goldencents, a race horse that Pitino is a co-owner of, won the Santa Anita Derby, earning a spot in the 2013 Kentucky Derby. Goldencents was projected as one of the top five favorites in this year’s field. The horse is collectively owned by W.C. Racing, Dave Kenney and RAP Racing. They had hoped that Goldencents would continue to ride the Pitino hot streak, but unfortunately that wasn’t the case on Saturday. The horse wa...
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