Pitino Pocketed Most of the Dough under Current Adidas Deal
Deposed Louisville coach Rick Pitino pocketed $1.5 million of the yearly payments while the school’s athletic department got $25,000, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal. The year before, Pitino got $1.5 million while the school got just $10,000. Adidas also provided uniforms and sneakers both years, of course. The details of the new $160 million 10-year deal are not yet known. The paper also discovered that the athletic department, which also boasts a nationally ranked football team, has been ... Log in to view full article.