NCAA: UK Advances To Sweet Sixteen

By Rick Howlett The Kentucky Wildcats have advanced to the round of sixteen in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament with a 90-60 win over Wake Forest Saturday night in East Region action in New Orleans. Kentucky will face Cornell Thursday in Syracuse. Murray State was eliminated from the tournament by Butler, 54-52, in the West […]

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 […]

Pitino: California is Dangerously Underrated

by Stephanie Crosby University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino says his team is up against a dangerously underrated California team in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Cards were given a nine-seed after an early exit from the Big East Tournament last week. They’ll face eighth-seeded California Friday night in Jacksonville. Pitino […]

NCAA Pairings Set

By Rick Howlett The pairings are set for the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament that begins this week across the country. The Kentucky Wildcats, one of the four number one seeds in the tournament, will face 16 seed East Tennessee State Thursday in an East Region opener in New Orleans. Murray State, seeded 13th, opens […]

U of L Falls In Title Game 76-54

The Louisville Cardinals fell to the Connecticut Huskies 76 to 54 in the NCAA women’s basketball championship game Tuesday night in St.  Louis. The Huskies capped the most dominant season in women’s college basketball history, winning every one of their 39 games by double digits,  and capturing their sixth NCAA title. Angel McCoughtry had 23 points […]

U of L To Play For Women's NCAA Title

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 […]

Rousing Homecoming For U of L Women's Team

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 […]