College Basketball: U of L Wins Big East Tournament Title

The Louisville Cards are the champions of the 2012 Big East men’s basketball tournament. U of L defeated Cincinnati 50-44 last night to capture the title, its second Big East crown since joining the conference in 2005. The Kentucky Wildcats return to action today in the championship game of the Southeastern Conference Tournament in New […]

College Basketball: U of L To Face Cincinnati For Big East Tournament Title

In college basketball, the Louisville Cards have advanced the championship game of the men’s Big East Tournament in New York City. U of L beat Notre Dame 64-50 tonight to reach the final. The Cards will take on Cincinnati at 9:00pm Saturday night in Madison Square Garden. The Bearcats made it to the final with […]

College Basketball: UK Wins, IU Loses, U of L Back In Action Tonight

In college basketball, the Kentucky Wildcats held off Louisiana State 60-51 today in the second round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist led UK with 19 points. Kentucky will play either Alabama or Florida at noon tomorrow in the semifinals. In the Big Ten Tournament, Indiana was eliminated by Wisconsin today, 79-71. Louisville returns […]

U of L Advances To Big East Semifinals With Win Over Marquette

The Louisville Cards have advanced to the semifinal round of the men’s Big East basketball tournament with an 84-71 victory over Marquette tonight. Kyle Kuric led U of L with 20 points; Peyton Siva added 18. The seventh-seeded Cards will take on Notre Dame at 9:00pm tomorrow at Madison Square Garden. In other action, Indiana […]

U of L Wins Big East Tournament Opener

The Louisville Cards have advanced in the men’s Big East Conference basketball tournament in New York City. U of L defeated Seton Hall 61-55 tonight to reach the quarterfinal round. The seventh-seeded Cards will take on second-seeded Marquette tomorrow evening at Madison Square Garden. Kentucky begins play Friday in the Southeastern Conference Tournament in New […]

Big East Tournament Underway in New York

by Stephanie Crosby Big East tournament play started today in New York. The University of Louisville men’s basketball team joins the action Wednesday night against Cincinnati. Coach Rick Pitino says Saturday’s emotional win over then-number-one-ranked Syracuse has boosted the team’s spirits. “I think they feel real good about themselves,” says Pitino. “I’m not sure if any […]

U of L Advances To Big East Final; UK Likely NIT-Bound

The Louisville Cardinals will play Syracuse Saturday night for the men’s Big East Tournament college basketball title. The Cards advanced to the Big East final for the first time since joining the league with a 69-55 win over Villanova Friday night at Madison Square Garden. Meanwhile, Kentucky fell to LSU 67-58 in the quarterfinal round […]