Rick is the head coach for Iona College. He is also the head coach of Greece’s Senior National Team. In addition, Rick has been the head coach of several teams in NCAA Division I and in the NBA, including Boston University, Providence College, the New York Knicks, Boston Celtics, University of Kentucky, University of Louisville and Panathinaikos of the Greek Basket League and EuroLeague. Pitino led Kentucky to an NCAA championship in 1996 and is the only coach to lead three different schools (Providence, Kentucky, and Louisville) to a Final Four. In 2013, Rick was inducted into the basketball Hall of Fame. He earned his degree from the University of Massachusetts.