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,...
January 20, 2013 - 2:52am
Louisville basketball drops a home heartbreaker to Syracuse 70-68
Being number one was nice while it lasted.
On paper, the top ranked University of Louisville Cardinals (16-2, 4-1 Big East) and the number 6 Syracuse Orange (17-1, 5-0) are about as even a match up as you’ll find in college basketball. Saturday’s game in the KFC Yum! Center reflected that as it went down to the wire and ended in...
January 18, 2013 - 11:00am
The Globetrotters return to Louisville on Sunday, which made me think about some of the local talent that has been on the Trotters roster; with that in mind I decided to find out.
America’s favorite basketball comics are coming back to Louisville, when the Harlem Globetrotters stake their claim at the KFC Yum! Center Sunday, for two “games”- one at two, the other at seven.The crowned princes of hoop comedy are actually making a three day Kentucky run that...
January 16, 2013 - 11:30am
Keith O’Brien brings a touch of basketball fever to Barnes & Noble
Touting the new book ‘Outside Shot: Big Dreams, Hard Times, and One County’s Quest for Basketball Greatness’, author Keith O’Brien will bring the courtside story of the Scott County Cardinals to the The Summit location of Barnes & Noble tonight, Wednesday, January 16th, at 7pm.
Our bones make snapping sounds like K’nex.  Crack your knuckles out in space, and the bright pop of bone-on-bone at the joints is a plastic sound.  An unnatural thing.  We probably developed the entire concept of synthetics based on this whiplash snap alone.  A flash of...