“This is over the top. It’s to the point where it’s not even conceivable,” University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino said during a Thursday press conference in response to the NCAA’s heavy penalties on the men’s basketball program. “Personally, I’ve lost a lot of faith in the NCAA.”

Watch the video below to hear more from the press conference, during which university officials indicated they plan to appeal the sanctions, which include vacating the programs 2013 national championship victory.