After initially deciding to leave school after winning the national title, Louisville guard Russ Smith changed his mind and announced on Wednesday that he will come back and try to win back-to-back championships.
Rick Pitino, fresh off a national title, confirmed that he will lose both Gorgiu Dieng and Russ Smith -- but the Louisville head coach told CBSSports.com that power forward Chane Behanan will be back in the fold next season.
ATLANTA -- Russ Smith was having one of those games that gave a horse a name. The horse belongs to Louisville coach Rick Pitino. He named it after one of his most frustrating and most favorite players. He named it Russdiculous.