March 19, 2012 - 11:00am
The Cardinals try to quiet the naysayers while the Wildcats try to live up to lofty expectations in the NCAA tournament.
While Murray State’s road to the Final Four got no further than the KFC Yum! Center, the Commonwealth’s other two NCAA hopefuls move on to the Sweet 16.
March 13, 2012 - 9:00am
Louisville, UK, Murray State and Western Kentucky are ready to make a run...or maybe bow out of the NCAA Tournament before the sun comes up Monday.
March Madness is here. No, literally, it’s here. In town. At the KFC Yum! Center. The overall top-seed Kentucky Wildcats and the surprise team of the season, Murray State, will both open NCAA play in Louisville. Meanwhile, the Yum (do I really have to put an apostrophe every time I type it?...
July 29, 2012 - 7:55pm
Maybe the NCAA Men’s College Basketball Tournament marks your first time to Louisville. Or maybe you’ve been here before but are looking to dive like a player chasing a loose ball into some of its neighborhoods. When you print out your brackets, also print out a copy of this article to make the most out of your stay.
Welcome to Louisville Murray State, Colorado State, Marquette, Connecticut, Iowa State, Kentucky, and Mississippi Valley State or Western Kentucky and BYU or Iona fans—
February 20, 2012 - 5:48pm
Every Monday we will be starting "Weekly Sports Mailbag"...Click here for info
That handsome looking fellow that you see above this, would be none other than myself. I want you to email me/ tweet me with your sports questions. We can talk about whatever you would like to talk about-Cards, Cats, Racers, Hoosiers, or anything else to do with NCAA sports. This is all a part of...
January 18, 2012 - 2:32pm
"With a team that’s lost five of seven games, any win gives the fans hope," says UofL fan Nick Coffey, who operates TheCardinalConnect.com. But those wins are getting harder to come by for UofL basketball coach Rick Pitino. The season is in free fall and the fan base is starting to erode.
How far has the Louisville Cardinal basketball “brand” fallen? Consider this headline from the Washington Post: ‘Louisville rebounds from blowout with close loss at Marquette.’ Yes, the national perception of UofL basketball is that losing is considered a “rebound....