Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 4/29/13
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It’s been nearly a year since, Theo Pinson, a 6-foot-5 swing man from High Point, N.C., picked up a scholarship offer from Louisville. The five-star prospect isn’t someone that we’ve heard a lot about in recent months, but the interest between Pinson and Louisville is still mutual and very strong. Louisville assistant coach Kevin Keatts has established a solid relationship with Pinson. Keatts and Pitino were both in attendance at the Nike EYBL event in Hampton, VA., over the weekend. Pinson was one of the many prospects that the Louisville staff was watching. “They’ve been staying in constant contact and telling me how important I am to what they want to do,” Pinson tells Steve Jones of the Courier-Journal. “I just like how they let their guards play, Russ Smith and Peyton Siva. (Rick Pitino) let them go, and on the defensive end he wants them to defend and play hard,” Pinson said. Scout.com ranks Pinson as one of the top ten overall player in the 2014 class. Louisville along with N...
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