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Richard Pitino heading to Florida

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According to Fox Sports' Jeff Goodman.

Louisville assistant coach Richard Pitino is headed to Gainesville to join Billy Donovan's staff at Florida.

According to sources close to the situation, Pitino — the son of Louisville coach Rick Pitino — will leave his father's program.

The elder Pitino coached Donovan back at Providence.

An official announcement could come as early as Monday.

This is a great move for the younger Pitino, who already has some buzz around his name but needs to prove he can get the job done at a major program not coached by his father before he lands a head coaching job. Either that, or Andre McGee's "Little Rick" comment really rubbed him the wrong way.

Best of luck to Richard in Gainesville.