The University of Louisville/University of Kentucky rivalry will reach new heights Saturday night when the Cards and the Cats clash in the NCAA Final Four in New Orleans. Some are calling it the biggest sporting event in the commonwealth’s history. Listen to the story: This has the feel of a Kentucky Derby week, with the… Continue reading Cards/Cats Showdown Puts Commonwealth in Bright Spotlight
For the first time in nearly three decades, the UK and U of L men’s basketball teams will meet in an NCAA tournament game. The 1983 contest was dubbed the Dream Game. UK and U of L had not played each other for 24 years. Coach Denny Crum’s Cards beat the Wildcats by 12 points… Continue reading Cards, Cats Prepping For First NCAA Showdown Since ’84
In college basketball this weekend, the Louisville Cardinals return Sunday to the KFC Yum Center, where they’ll take on Pittsburgh. Tipoff is at 2:00pm. Prior to the game, former Cardinals’ coach Denny Crum will be honored with a mural on the west wall of the Downtown Courtyard by Marriott Hotel across from the arena. Crum… Continue reading Cards Return To Action Sunday; Crum To Be Honored With Mural
Tickets go on sale tomorrow for an exhibition basketball game later this month at the KFC Yum! Center featuring the Dominican national team. Some U of L fans are rankled that the visitors to the new home of the Cards will be coached by UK’s John Calipari, and their opponents will be a team of… Continue reading Dominican Team To Face Former UK Players In KFC Yum! Center
Are you pulling for the Cards or maybe the Hilltoppers, the Boilermakers, or could it be the Sooners? If you understood the above sentence, then you too must be suffering from the madness of March Madness. It’s the time of year when basketball fans come out of the woodwork, put their money in the office pool and cheer on their favorite teams.