Connecticut will face Butler Monday night for the national title. Butler defeated VCU 70-62 in the other Final Four game. UK finishes its season with a 29-9 record.
The Wildcats and Huskies will tip off shortly before 9:00pm Saturday. Connecticut won their last meeting in November at the Maui Invitational, 84-67.
Brandon Knight scored 22 points and DeAndre Liggins hit a key three-pointer late in the game to lead UK to its first national semifinal appearance since 1998.
Kentucky will take on North Carolina Sunday for a chance to advance to the Final Four. The teams will play in the East Regional final in Newark, New Jersey.
Louisville’s Bellarmine University plays Minnesota State-Mankato tonight at 6pm. The Knights advanced to the Final Four of the men’s NCAA Division II basketball tournament yesterday, after defeating Midwestern State 70-64 in Springfield, Massachusetts. This is Bellarmine’s first-ever trip to the Final Four.
Led by Brandon Knight’s 30 points, UK overcame an eight-point halftime deficit to eliminate the Mountaineers in an East Regional third round game in Tampa, Florida.
The Louisville Cardinals have advanced to the championship game of the NCAA women’s basketball tournament. Angel McCoughtry scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the third-seeded Cards defeated number one seed Oklahoma 61-59 Monday night in a national semifinal in St. Louis. Louisville is playing in the program’s first ever Final Four. The Cards will face Connecticut in… Continue reading U of L To Play For Women's NCAA Title
The University of Louisville women’s basketball team is back home after capturing a spot in the NCAA Final Four next weekend in St. Louis. The Cardinals defeated Maryland Monday night in Raleigh, North Carolina to advance to the national semifinals for the first time in the program’s history. They’ll play either Oklahoma or Purdue Sunday… Continue reading Rousing Homecoming For U of L Women's Team
The University of Louisville women’s basketball team has advanced to the program’s first ever NCAA Final Four. The third-seeded Cardinals defeated top-seeded Maryland 77-60 in a regional final Monday in Raleigh, N.C. They’ll play the winner of Tuesday’s Oklahoma/Purdue game next Sunday in St. Louis for a chance to move on to the national title… Continue reading U of L Women Reach NCAA Final Four