Russ Credits Pitino's Positivity

02/15/2013 01:34 PM

Rick Pitino and Russ Smith have had their moments, but the junior guard said that it was his head coach’s positivity that helped him overcome a nightmarish performance at Notre Dame last Saturday. Smith scored a game-high 24 points in UofL’s 72-58 bounce back win over St. John’s. The Cards (20-5, 8-4 Big East) will take on Big East cellar dwellar South Florida (10-14, 1-11) on Sunday.

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