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,...
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...