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 […]

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.

NCAA: U of L Beats Davidson

The Louisville Cards have advanced in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament with a 69-62 victory over Davidson in a West Region game in Portland, Oregon. The Cards will face the winner of today’s New Mexico/Long Beach State game on Saturday. Western Kentucky and UK square off at 6:50pm today at the KFC Yum Center. Murray […]

Area Teams Open Play Thursday in NCAA Tournament

The men’s NCAA basketball tournament gets into full swing tomorrow, with four Kentucky teams and the Indiana Hoosiers taking the court. The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers hope to extend their surprising post-season run with a victory against top-seeded Kentucky at the KFC Yum Center in Louisville. Tipoff is 6:50pm. Western freshman forward George Fant says he’ll […]

NCAA: Hilltoppers Win; Bellarmine Advances

Western Kentucky University earned its way into the men’s NCAA Tournament’s 64 team field with a 59-58 victory over Mississippi Valley State tonight. The Hilltoppers came back from a 16-point deficit with less than five minutes remaining to win the play-in game in Dayton, where the spectators included President Obama and British Prime Minister David […]

U of L, UK in Women’s NCAA Tournament

Louisville and Kentucky both begin play next weekend in the women’s NCAA basketball tournament. The pairings were announced tonight. The seventh seeded Cardinals will take on number ten seed Michigan State Saturday in College Park, Maryland. UK is a number two seed and will face 15th-seeded McNeese State Saturday in Ames, Iowa. The top seeds […]

NCAA Tournament: Pitino Predicts “Hard-Fought” Game With Davidson

University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino says the Cards have their work cut out for them in the opening round of the NCAA basketball tournament. U of L takes on Davidson Thursday afternoon in Portland, Oregon. The Wildcats, based in North Carolina, are 25-7 overall and won the Southern Conference Tournament last week. Pitino […]