“You may say plausible deniability but it’s implausible for sustainable employment. He played the ‘I didn’t know’ card once, you only get one of those in a career.”

After Rick Pitino now-infamously denied any knowledge of Louisville’s messy connection in a scandal involving the purchasing of strippers for recruits in the early 2010’s, Pat Forde says there’s no possible way Pitino could drop another ‘I had no idea this was going on’ line in light of new bombshell allegations into six-figure pay-for-play charges.