Bond with ‘first recruit’ shows the Rick Pitino Iona is hoping for

Jay Twyman was a hotshot high school star at Cincinnati’s St. Xavier High School in the early spring of 1978, weighing his college options. One that appealed to him greatly was Syracuse, mostly because of the rapport he’d developed with the assistant coach who’d been recruiting him. One day, right around April Fools’ Day, Twyman’s… Continue reading at New York Post