Gophers Coach Rich Pitino Recruits Courtside at Wolves Shootout

January 6, 2014 - 6:53 pm -

Gophers Coach Rich Pitino in Minneapolis Celeb Sightings



The annual Timberwolves Shootout – a showcase of local high school basketball teams – took place Saturday at the Target Center. In attendance to scout Grand Rapids junior Alex Illikainen – between games with Michigan Thursday and Purdue Sunday – was University of Minnesota coach Rich Pitino.


Sitting courtside, Pitino rocked a Gophers black sweatsuit and sipped on a coffee as he jotted notes on a program.


Side note, Alex didn’t impress, fouling out of the game as his team got spanked by Lakeville North 59-31 …

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Category - Celebrity Sightings