Jimmy Patsos is trending – again.
The former Loyola Maryland men’s basketball coach is up to his old tricks at Siena, as he was just shown on the “Today” show shaking hands with a nonexistent Rider team and coaches Tuesday night.
After a brief brawl late in the game that led to the ejections of two players and technical fouls handed out to Patsos and Rider coach Kevin Baggett, Rider’s coaches and players walked off the court without shaking hands. That didn’t stop Patsos from enjoying his team’s 78-68 win at home by simulating the handshake line.
It’s not the first time Patsos was the center of attention. Early in the 2008 season while coaching Loyola against...