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Goldencents wins Santa Anita Derby

Updated: April 6, 2013, 10:13 PM ET
Associated Press

ARCADIA, Calif. -- Trainer Doug O'Neill is headed back to the Kentucky Derby a year after winning it, and this time, Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino is along for the ride.

Goldencents won the $750,000 Santa Anita Derby over even-money favorite Flashback by 1 1/4 lengths on Saturday not long before Pitino's team rallied to beat Wichita State 72-68 at the Final Four in Atlanta to complete the horse-loving coach's sporting daily double.

"These are the races you want to be a part ...

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