Basketball Hall of Fame http://wfpl.org en Former Louisville Cardinals Star Darrell Griffith Joining College Basketball Hall of Fame http://wfpl.org/post/former-louisville-cardinals-star-darrell-griffith-joining-college-basketball-hall-fame <p>Former University of Louisville star Darrell Griffith is among the headliners of the latest College Basketball Hall of Fame class.</p><p>Griffith joins Shaquille O'Neal and Grant Hill in this year's inductions.</p><p>Griffith helped Louisville win its first national title in 1980 during his senior season. He'd go on to have a <a href="http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/g/griffda01.html">10-year career </a>in the NBA with the Utah Jazz. Before UofL, Griffith was a star player for Male High School; he still lives in Louisville and works with UofL.</p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:39:20 +0000 Associated Press 8970 at http://wfpl.org Former Louisville Cardinals Star Darrell Griffith Joining College Basketball Hall of Fame Rick Pitino to Join Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday http://wfpl.org/post/rick-pitino-join-naismith-basketball-hall-fame-sunday <p>University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino will be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame today.</p><p>Pitino, who guided the Cardinals to a national title in April, is part of a seven member class that includes retired NBA players Bernard King and Gary Payton and former coaches Guy Lewis and Jerry Tarkanian.</p><p>The group will be inducted this &nbsp;afternoon in Springfield, Massachusetts.</p> Sun, 08 Sep 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Rick Howlett 6748 at http://wfpl.org Rick Pitino to Join Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday