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 […]

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: 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 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 […]

Pairings Set For Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament

The Kentucky Wildcats are the overall number one seed in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament and will open play this week at the KFC Yum Center in Louisville. UK ‘s first-round game is Thursday against the winner of Tuesday’s Western Kentucky/Mississippi Valley State play-in game. The Louisville Cards are a number four seed in the […]

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 Football Begins With Cards vs. Racers, Cats vs. Toppers

The University of Louisville Cards open their 2011 football season tomorrow evening, hosting Murray State. Second-year coach Charlie Strong says this is a young team, but he’s pleased with how the more experienced players have stepped forward in practice. “Even with the limited number of seniors that we have, all those guys have tried to […]

UK, Murray State Advance In NCAA

By Rick Howlett Kentucky and Murray State have both advanced to the second round of the men’s NCAA tournament. The number-one seeded Wildcats easily defeated East Tennessee State 100-71 Thursday night. They’ll take on Wake Forest Saturday in New Orleans. In San Jose, Danero Thomas hit a 15 footer at the buzzer to give the […]