Bellarmine Returns To Action in NCAA Elite Eight

Play resumes tomorrow evening in the men’s NCAA Division II basketball tournament as the Bellarmine Knights pursue a second straight national title. The Knights have advanced to the Elite Eight round without the services of starting forward Luke Sprague for the last two games. Sprague’s status has been game-to-game since he injured his shoulder in […]

NCAA: U of L Women Fall to Maryland; UK Advances

The Louisville Cards were eliminated from the women’s NCAA tournament last night, falling to second-seeded Maryland 72-68 in College Park, Maryland. Shoni Shimmell led U of L with 22 points. The Cards finish the season with a 23-10 record. The Terrapins advance to the regional semifinals in Raleigh, where they’ll take on defending champion Texas […]

NCAA: U of L Women Eliminated

The Louisville Cards have been eliminated from the women’s NCAA basketball tournament. The seventh-seeded Cards fell to number two seed Maryland 72-68 tonight in a second round game in College Park, Maryland. U of L finishes the season with a 23-10 record. Maryland advances to the tournament’s Sweet Sixteen round in Raleigh, North Carolina.

More NCAA Basketball Tournament Action On Tap This Week

NCAA basketball resumes this week across the country. The Louisville Cards, Kentucky Wildcats and Indiana Hoosiers have reached the Sweet Sixteen round of the men’s Division I tournament. Kentucky gets a rematch Friday with Indiana, the team that handed the Wildcats the first of their two losses with a buzzer-beater back in December. UK Coach […]

NCAA: Cards, Cats and Hoosiers Headed to Sweet Sixteen

The Louisville Cards are headed to the Sweet Sixteen of the men’s NCAA basketball tournament. U of L held off New Mexico 59-56 last night to advance to next week’s West Region semifinals in Phoenix. The Cards will face the winner of today’s Michigan State/St. Louis game. The Kentucky Wildcats will face the Indiana Hoosiers […]

NCAA: Kentucky, Indiana Advance To Sweet Sixteen; Will Meet in Atlanta

The Kentucky Wildcats defeated Iowa State 87-71 tonight to advance to the Sweet Sixteen round of the men’s NCAA basketball tournament. UK will meet Indiana next week at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta in the South Region semifinals. The Hoosiers defeated Virginia Commonwealth 63-61 tonight. The victories set up a rematch between IU and UK. […]

NCAA: U of L, UK Women Advance

The University of Louisville has advanced to the second round of the women’s NCAA tournament with a 67-55 win over Michigan State. The seventh-seeded Cardinals take on number two seed Maryland Monday in College Park, Maryland. The second-seeded Kentucky Wildcats defeated McNeese State 68-62 and move on to second-round play in Ames, Iowa. UK will […]

Local Men’s Teams Resume NCAA Play Saturday; Women’s Tourney Begins

Three Kentucky teams and the Indiana Hoosiers return to action tomorrow in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament. The Murray State Racers take on Marquette at 5:15pm at the KFC Yum Center in Louisville. That’s also where the top-seeded Kentucky Wildcats play their third round game. UK takes on Iowa State at 7:45pm. The Louisville Cards […]

U of L, UK, Murray State and IU Victorious in NCAA Tournament

The Louisville Cards have advanced in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament with a 69-62 victory over Davidson yesterday in a West Region game in Portland, Oregon. The Cards will face New Mexico Saturday. U of L guard Peyton Siva says his team wasn’t haunted by memories of the past two tournaments, when the Cards lost […]

NCAA: UK Advances With Victory Over WKU

The Kentucky Wildcats defeated Western Kentucky 81-66 tonight in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament. The Wildcats advance to the tournament’s round of 32. They’ll take on the winner of tonight’s Connecticut/Iowa State game Saturday at the KFC Yum Center. Western finishes its season with a 17-18 record that included a five game postseason winning streak.