LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – For the second time since their release, Louisville coach Rick Pitino put his signature on 400 commemorative bottles of Maker’s Mark Bourbon.
For the fans that showed up at Molly Malone’s Sunday afternoon, it was an exciting experience to meet their coach and have their bottle signed.
“It’s a relief. I’m so glad to get it over with [and] it ain’t getting touched and I’m hoping to get 2 to 3 more of them,” Cardinals fan Travis Brown said. “But I’m so excited. I’m so proud of my champs baby we’re back on the map, we’re giving everyone a run for their money.”
Proceeds from the signing and sales of the bottle go to the new U of L Academic Center of Excellence.