The FIU Panthers put together a solid year in the first under coach Richard Pitino (yes, the son of Louisville’s Rick). The first year under Pitino was actually the program’s last in the Sun Belt before the entire athletic department makes the move up to Conference USA.
Obviously, the school wants to look good doing it, too. Thus, various designs are being explored in terms of bringing an extremely unique look to the school’s basketball court. This one features the Miami skyline at twilight, looking upon the city from the ocean.
Compare it to the beach scene here:
What do you think, Gamedayr Nation? Are these courts legit, or should they do less?
Let us know in the comments section below!
Redoing our court in a few weeks. This idea came across my desk. I am intrigued. Retweet if you like it! twitter.com/CoachPitinoFIU…
— Richard Pitino (@CoachPitinoFIU) March 18, 2013