Richard Pitino

Brown, SMU Face Pitino And Minnesota For NIT TitleRichard Pitino leads Minnesota into the title game Thursday night against 73-year-old Larry Brown and SMU at Madison Square Garden, a building both basketball junkies revere.
Brown Back In NYC As SMU Advances In NITClemson (23-13) meets SMU (26-9) in Tuesday's first game, with Florida State (22-13) facing Minnesota (23-13) in the second. All the semifinalists won third-round games at home, with Minnesota's eight-point win over Southern Mississippi the widest margin.