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The expectations are high this season for Rick Pitino and the Louisville men’s basketball program. The Cardinals return nearly 75% of their scoring from last year’s national championship team. However, a couple of key returning pieces haven’t been able to make much of an impact just yet. Junior forward Chane Behanan has been a big presence in the front-court for Rick Pitino over the past two seasons, but is currently serving a suspension. Senior swing-man Luke Hancock was the Most Outstanding Player in last year’s Final Four, but he’s currently sidelined with an injury. “The guys are all working real hard, which is what you want to see, but we’re just way behind what I anticipated,” Pitino said on his coaches show earlier this week. “I thought we’d be further along, but there is a reason for that. We’re constantly stopping and teaching offenses and defenses in a tedious way. Mangok is a freshman, Chris Jones, although he’s a junior, he’s a freshman, Anton is a freshman, Akoy is a fre
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