January 27, 2013 - 4:31pm
Rupp Arena
Alex Poythress comes alive as the Cats narrowly avoid what would have been a devastating blow to their NCAA tournament resume.
Despite out rebounding LSU by 13, and holding them to 39% shooting while shooting 52%, Kentucky (13-6, 4-2) nearly suffered a devastating blow to its NCAA tournament hopes Saturday in Rupp Arena. After leading by as many as 15 in the first half, and 9 at halftime, LSU stormed back to cut the...
January 26, 2013 - 3:50pm
Louisville basketball loses it's third in a row, falls to Georgetown 53-51
The Cards need to solve the mysteries of the game and quickly so they can get back to their previous elite status.
The soon to be ranked lower than 5th place University of Louisville Cardinals (16-4, 4-3 Big East) traveled to another hostile environment, this time in Washington D.C. to go into another conference battle against the unranked Georgetown Hoyas (14-4, 4-3). How much pressure was on the Cards? They...
January 23, 2013 - 10:40am
In a game that could serve as a microcosm of the up and down year UK is having, the Cats go nearly eight minutes in the 2nd half without a field goal and fall on the road to the Crimson Tide.
For a while it looked like Kentucky was going to pick up right where it left Saturday night’s game against Auburn, and had to feel good leading 33-24 on the road going into halftime.Then things went bad, really bad.Alabama went on a 19-6 run in the first eleven minutes of the second half to...
January 22, 2013 - 11:41pm
Louisville basketball goes down again, Villanova shocks the Cards 73-64
The Cards drop two in a row as they go into the teeth of their Big East schedule. Not good.
After dropping to number 5 as a result of a weekend loss to Syracuse at home in the KFC Yum! Center, the University of Louisville Cardinals (16-3, 4-2) went to Philadelphia to take on the Villanova Wildcats (12-7, 3-3) in a Big East Conference matchup. The Cards didn't meet the challenge of...
January 20, 2013 - 12:59pm
Without Willie Cauley-Stein, the Cats went into a hostile environment and demonstrated they are a team that can get a 20 point lead and hold it, a capability John Calipari had doubted earlier in the week.
Kentucky continued its up and down season last night by dominating the Auburn (8-9, 2-2) Tigers en route to a 22 point behind another spectacular effort from Nerlens Noel and the fast improving play of Kyle Wiltjer. After an extremely slow start, the score was tied 6-6 more than 10 minutes in,...