NCAA: U of L Wins; UK and IU Meet Friday; Bellarmine Eliminated

The Louisville Cardinals are one victory away from their first NCAA Final Four appearance since 2005. U of L upset Michigan State 57-44 last night to advance to the Elite Eight round of the men’s basketball tournament and will face Florida Saturday in Phoenix. Tipoff is 4:30pm Eastern time. The game will pit Cards coach […]

Bellarmine Eliminated From NCAA Tournament

Bellarmine’s quest for a second straight national title came to an end tonight, as the Knights fell to Montevallo of Alabama 79-72 in the semifinals of the men’s NCAA Division II tournament. Montevallo will face Western Washington Saturday afternoon for the championship. Bellarmine finishes the season with a 29-4 record.

NCAA: Bellarmine Back in Final Four

The Bellarmine Knights are again headed to the Final Four of the men’s NCAA Division Two tournament. The defending national champions came back from a nine point halftime deficit to beat Alabama Huntsville 82-73 tonight and advance to the national semifinals at Northern Kentucky University. The number one seeded Knights will take on Montevallo of […]

Bellarmine Returns To Action in NCAA Elite Eight

Play resumes tomorrow evening in the men’s NCAA Division II basketball tournament as the Bellarmine Knights pursue a second straight national title. The Knights have advanced to the Elite Eight round without the services of starting forward Luke Sprague for the last two games. Sprague’s status has been game-to-game since he injured his shoulder in […]

More NCAA Basketball Tournament Action On Tap This Week

NCAA basketball resumes this week across the country. The Louisville Cards, Kentucky Wildcats and Indiana Hoosiers have reached the Sweet Sixteen round of the men’s Division I tournament. Kentucky gets a rematch Friday with Indiana, the team that handed the Wildcats the first of their two losses with a buzzer-beater back in December. UK Coach […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

NCAA Basketball: Bellarmine Plays Minnesota State Tonight

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.