Escort Scandal

Report: Pitino, Louisville respond to NCAA notice of allegations


Rick Pitino asserts he should not be charged with failure to monitor while Louisville argues it should not be subject to Level I NCAA punishment stemming from the sex scandal that was exposed at the school in 2015, according to documents obtained by ESPN. “The enforcement staff has overreached in this case,” Pitino’s attorney wrote in [more]

Lawyer: Escort unlikely to talk with NCAA without immunity


The attorney for Katina Powell says his client is unlikely to cooperate with authorities and the NCAA unless she receives immunity for her allegations that a former Louisville men's basketball staffer hired her and other dancers to strip and have sex with recruits and players. [more]