January 7, 2013 - 10:22am
Louisville football enjoys the spoils of the Sugar Bowl
All of the sudden, it's cool to be a Cardinal
When the University of Louisville football Cardinals took apart the Florida Gators 33-23 in the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans, the country sat up and took notice. College fans who had been conditioned to ignore the Big East by ESPN and the other “me-too” sports outlets were flabbergasted by...
January 7, 2013 - 9:58am
Louisville basketball gets it done in the classroom
These Cards don't mind slam dunking their exams before they hit the court.
The University of Louisville announced that the 2012-13 basketball Cardinals (13-1, 1-0 Big East) have averaged great scores in the classroom as well as on the court. The collective grade point average for the Cards is 3.41 for the fall semester.Even more impressive is the fact that 15 of the 17...
January 4, 2013 - 6:13pm
Lived and loved Lou’Orleans
This Louisvillian and her family of four had a friendly experience in New Orleans, LA and loved every minute of it.
My family and I painted the town red down in Lou’Orleans over the New Year’s holiday. We just returned from a trek through five states to arrive in the Big Easy. We traveled south through Kentucky to Tennessee, then headed southwest through Alabama and Mississippi before emerging...
January 3, 2013 - 1:43am
The Sugar Bowl is sweet for Louisville football by upending Florida 33-23
For those that didn't believe in Louisville, it's time to be silent.
All the experts handicapped the Sugar Bowl as a blow out for the Florida Gators (11-2). No way the University of Louisville Cardinals (11-2) could compete because this team was from the ballyhooed SEC. You know, the Mecca of college football. How could a lowly Big East team hang? Well they did. Not...
January 3, 2013 - 12:11am
Louisville basketball opens Big East Conference play by mauling Providence 80-62
Now that the games count, the Cards shake off the Kentucky doldrums and come up big.
When the 4th ranked University of Louisville Cardinals (13-1) entered the KFC Yum! Center, one had to wonder if there would be a hangover from Saturday's emotional victory over the Kentucky Wildcats. That had to be what the Providence Friars (8-5) had on their minds as both teams faced off in...