Rick Pitino Panathinaikos Baskonia
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Rick Pitino returns to NCAA after a three-year absence to become the new head coach of the Iona College.

As announced by the team on Saturday (14/03), Pitino will take over Iona for the next five years.

The head coach of Panathiaikos will part ways with the “Greens” at the end of the season and will return to collegiate basketball for the first time since October 2017.