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SportsPulse: The madness is finally here. USA TODAY’s Trysta Krick breaks down everything you need to know about this year’s tournament. USA TODAY

As if determined to call attention to a bad breakup, a pending lawsuit, an ongoing investigation and an embittered coach unable to find work in his own country, the NCAA Tournament’s Selection Committee has paired the University of in the first round of its men’s basketball tournament Thursday in Des Moines, Iowa.

Subtext abounds. Pitino’s father, Rick, is the Hall of Fame coach who led Louisville to the 2013 NCAA Tournament championship, only to see that title vacated as part of the NCAA’s penalties for sex parties in U

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