University of Louisville head coach Rick Pitino discussed his team's first public scrimmage and the progress of the 2014-15 men's basketball team following Sunday's Red v White game at the KFC Yum! Center.
After building a 15 point first half lead, the White team needed a last second three-pointer from Chris Jones to get the 75-72 victory in front of 10,153 in attendance.
The game was highlighted by Montrezl Harrell's double-double of 24 points and 12 rebounds. The junior also led the White squad from beyond the three-point arc, going 3 of 5. Chris Jones added 18 points and had 8 assists in the win, while Anton Gill scored 14 and freshman Anas Mahmoud with 12 points and 7 rebounds.
The Black team was led by sophomore Terry Rozier's game-high 25 points. Rozier also had 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 6 steals. Senior Wayne Blackshear who had 20 points and 11 rebounds. He was 2 of 4 from three and dished out 4 assists. Freshman Chiananu Onuaku added 9 points and 10 rebounds.
Check the videos below for Rick Pitino's pregame and post-game comments.
Rick Pitino addressed the crowd prior to tip:
Rick Pitino's post-game comments: