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Mangok Mathiang

University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino inserted freshman center Mangok Mathiang into the starting lineup on Friday night. Mathiang responded with a solid game as the Cardinals downed Southern Mississippi 69-38.

University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino says it really doesn't matter who is in the starting lineup for the Cardinals. But on Friday night, freshman Mangok Mathiang said his receiving the start against Southern Mississippi was a vote of confidence. And the 6-foot-11 Mathiang came through. Mathiang hit 1 of 2 field goals and has just two points but finished with seven rebounds...

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