Patsos sits in stands, lets assistant coach after technical
BALTIMORE -- It's not often a college basketball coach passes control of his team to an assistant in the middle of a game and then climbs into the stands to watch the action.
Jimmy Patsos did both Tuesday night.
His Loyola (Md.) team lost to Cornell 82-72 in Boston during the NIT Season Tip-off, and the fifth-year coach insists his actions were warranted.
The trouble began when Patsos was slapped with a technical foul midway through the first half. According to Patsos, instead ...
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