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Mangok Mathiang eating and improving

Mangok Mathiang

University of Louisville redshirt freshman Mangok Mathiang is playing center for the Cardinals but he's still not where coach Rick Pitino wants him. Pitino wants Mathiang to improve and gain weight. Cardinal Authority has more on the center.

Mangok Mathiang and chubby don't sound right in the same sentence. But when he was a little kid, the redshirt freshman center for the University of Louisville basketball team said he was "kind of a chubby kid." "I kind of miss that now," Mathiang said. The 6-foot-11 Mathiang only weighs 212 pounds and U of L coach Rick Pitino said he needs to gain some more weight to hold his own in the... Recommended Stories

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