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Pitino eyeing 6'11 Serbian Mirkovic

After Louisville's win over Marquette last week, Rick Pitino set out to see Luka Mirkovic, a 6'11, 220-pound center for La Lumiere (IN) HS. A native Serbian, Mirkovic didn't disappoint with the Louisville coach in attendance. InsideTheVille.com has the latest on the Cards recruitment of Mirkovic, a fast-rising member of the Class of 2008.

After Louisville's win over Marquette last week, Rick Pitino set out to see Luka Mirkovic, a 6'11, 220-pound center for La Lumiere (IN) HS. A native Serbian, Mirkovic didn't disappoint with the Louisville coach in attendance. With Pitino watching last week, Mirkovic hung 37 points and 17 boards in a 78-62 win over the Couriers. A typical Euro-big man, Mirkovic is an outstanding shooter and has...

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