Rick Pitino returns to America from Greece to coach at Iona. He joins Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich to talk about his biggest career regrets, his exit from Louisville, being inspired by Brett Brown to coach in Greece, his experiences in the EuroLeague (12:14), why he shouldn't have been president of the Celtics, his plans for the Gaels (24:07) and what advice his son gave him on returning to college basketball (36:21).
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/9L 70-64
- 11/13L 81-72
- 11/22W 60-55
- 11/23W 75-52
- 12/4L 80-62
- 12/17L 90-86
- 12/29L 99-54
- 1/3L 75-74
- 1/5L 73-61
- 1/10W 69-66
- 1/12L 70-69
- 1/17W 64-57
- 1/19L 83-73
- 1/24W 69-66
- 1/26L 94-88
- 1/31L 87-64
- 2/2L 72-49
- 2/7W 73-52
- 2/9W 78-54
- 2/14W 80-57
- 2/16W 78-70
- 2/19L 65-64
- 2/21W 70-69
- 2/27W 86-65
- 2/29L 100-91
- 3/4L 69-68
- 3/6L 68-65
- 3/10W 70-60
- 3/11L 56-54
- Full Schedule
Rick Pitino still maintained that he was innocent of any wrongdoing but took responsibility because he "was the leader." He also said Iona will be his last stop.
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Rick Pitino, who hasn't coached in college since he was fired from Louisville in 2017, called the Iona head-coaching job "the right fit."
Rick Pitino is back in college basketball as the head coach at Iona. He talked to ESPN's Jeff Borzello about his return.
Iona coach Tim Cluess, who went to six NCAA tournaments in his first nine seasons with the Gaels, is stepping down due to health concerns, the school announced Friday.
Aaron Estrada's jump shot with 0.9 seconds left served as the game winner as Saint Peter's beat feisty Iona 56-54 in the quarterfinals of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament on Wednesday night.
E.J. Crawford scored 25 points, tying his season high, and seventh-seeded Iona beat Canisius 70-60 in the first round of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament on Tuesday night.
KC Ndefo had 16 points on 7-of-11 shooting, a career-high five steals and three blocks, Matthew Lee hit a 3-pointer with 3.6 seconds left, and Saint Peter's beat Iona 68-65 on Friday night in the regular-season finale for both teams.
Tyrese Williams scored 18 points, Rich Kelly added 17 and Quinnipiac held off Iona 69-68 on Wednesday night for its third straight win.
Marcus Hammond took a half-court pass, dribbled once and drilled a 3-pointer from the top of the key at the buzzer to pull Niagara even and force an overtime period the Purple Eagles dominated in a 100-91 win over Iona on Saturday.
Isaiah Washington registered a triple-double with 14 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds to lead Iona to an 86-65 win over Canisius on Thursday night.
Isaiah Ross hit a 3-pointer with 11 seconds left to lift Iona to a 70-69 win over Rider on Friday night. Stevie Jordan turned the ball over on the subsequent possession for the Broncs, as a steal by Isaiah Washington wrapped up the victory for the Gaels.
Elijah Burns hit the winning free throw with 2.3 seconds remaining and Siena defeated four-time defending conference champion Iona 65-64 on Wednesday night, pulling into a first-place tie with idle Saint Peter's.
Isaiah Washington scored 21 points and E.J. Crawford added 20 and Iona rallied in the second half for a 78-70 win over Marist on Sunday.
E.J. Crawford had 21 points, six rebounds and seven assists as Iona routed Manhattan 80-57 on Friday night.
Isaiah Ross had a season-high 23 points as Iona easily defeated Fairfield 78-54 on Sunday. E.J. Crawford added 22 points for the Gaels.
E.J. Crawford had 18 points as Iona rolled past Quinnipiac 73-52 on Friday night.
Christian Hinckson had 12 points, six rebounds and six assists as Manhattan defeated Iona 72-49 on Sunday.
Jordan King had 13 points to lead seven Siena players in double figures as the Saints snapped their nine-game road losing streak, easily defeating Iona 87-64 on Friday night. Manny Camper, Kyle Young and Jalen Pickett added 12 points apiece for the...
Deion Hammond scored 25 points and Ray Salnave scored 15 with six rebounds and five assists and Monmouth beat Iona 94-88 on Sunday.
Tajuan Agee scored a season-high 24 points, E.J. Crawford added 18 and Iona held off Canisius 69-66 on Friday night.
Sophomore Matthew Herasme finished with 17 points and a career-high 11 rebounds for his first double-double and Marist knocked off Iona 83-73 on Sunday.