In this Dec. 19, 2012 file photo, Florida International coach Richard Pitino applauds his team's effort during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in Louisville, Ky.  Pitino is now the coach at Minnesota. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)

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In this Dec. 19, 2012 file photo, Florida International coach Richard Pitino applauds his team's effort during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in Louisville, Ky. Pitino is now the coach at Minnesota. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)