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 […]

Men’s College Basketball Tournaments Underway; U of L In Action Tonight

The men’s college basketball regular season is over and conference tournaments are underway this week. The Louisville Cardinals open play tonight (Wed) in the Big East Tournament in New York City. The seventh-seeded Cards take on number ten seed Seton Hall at 7:00pm. The winner of tonight’s game will take on second-seeded Marquette tomorrow evening. […]

Cards Return To Action Sunday; Crum To Be Honored With Mural

In college basketball this weekend, the Louisville Cardinals return Sunday to the KFC Yum Center, where they’ll take on Pittsburgh. Tipoff is at 2:00pm. Prior to the game, former Cardinals’ coach Denny Crum will be honored with a mural on the west wall of the Downtown Courtyard by Marriott Hotel across from the arena. Crum […]

College Basketball: Road Games for U of L, UK; MSU Tries To Recover From First Loss

In college basketball, the Louisville Cards return to action tomorrow at West Virginia. U of L is riding a five-game winning streak and is hoping to improve its position in the Big East Confererence, where the Cards are tied for fifth place. Tipoff at Morgantown, West Virginia is at noon. The Kentucky Wildcats take their […]

College Basketball: U of L Hosts Rutgers, UK visits South Carolina

In college basketball this weekend, the Louisville Cardinals are looking for their fourth straight victory tomorrow, when they’ll host Rutgers. U of L has improved to 5-4 in Big East Conference play after a 2-4 start. Tipoff at the KFC Yum Center is at 4:00pm. The top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats visit South Carolina tomorrow for a […]

College Basketball: Indiana Upsets No. 1 Kentucky

Christian Watford’s three-pointer at the buzzer gave unranked Indiana a 73-72 upset victory over the top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats today in Bloomington. The Hoosiers led by as many as ten points in the second half. UK came back to reclaim the lead and was ahead by two points when Indiana got the ball with about five […]

Pitino Seeks 600th Win In Season Opener

The University of Louisville basketball team opens regular season play tomorrow night, hosting the University of Tennessee at Martin.     Coach Rick Pitino is seeking the 600th victory of his collegiate head coaching career that began at Boston University in 1978.      I’ve enjoyed every aspect of it,” Pitino said today of his overall coaching career, which […]

Flash: Richie Farmer Played Basketball

During Monday’s debate between the three Republican candidates for lieutenant governor, Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer continually reminded voters of his folk hero status as a basketball legend. Besides mentioning being “valedictorian of his elementary school class”, Farmer, who is running with state Senate President David Williams, accentuated being named Mr. Basketball in 1988, who […]