March 29, 2013 - 9:45pm
Louisville basketball goes Elite by beating Oregon 77-69
The Cardinals keep doing its Big Dance in Indy.
By the time the University of Louisville basketball Cardinals hit the court at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana, another number one seed had gone down to defeat. The night before Indiana lost in their regional semi-final so the Oregon Ducks had upset on their mind when they played the...
March 26, 2013 - 10:00am
In 1980 a brash University of Louisville guard had made a promise which to the suprise of some he was able to deliver on; this is that story.
During March every sports fan in the area refuses to shut up about one thing: basketball. Suddenly everybody has huge opinions on Florida Gulf Coast University, despite the fact that they hadn’t even heard of the school two weeks ago.None the less, I figured I’d go with this and take a...
March 20, 2013 - 12:42pm
After missing the NCAA tournament for the first time under John Calipari, the Kentucky Wildcats quickly demonstrated they had little interest in the NIT, falling to Robert Morris 59-57 in Moon Township PA Tuesday night.
In John Calipari’s first three seasons at UK he consistently recruited the top high school players, had multiple first round picks, and made a deep tournament run every year. Now he’s got some time on his hands as the listless Wildcats were bounced from the NIT in the first round by...
March 18, 2013 - 8:31am
In the end, UK’s bad losses outweighed its good wins, especially in the wake of losing star player Nerlens Noel to injury, as they became the first defending champion to be left out of the NCAA tournament since 2010.
By the time the selection show rolled around, most UK fans were no longer deluding themselves.Despite defeating tournament teams Missouri and Florida in the final weeks of the season, UK wasn’t in the NCAA tournament field announced Sunday night. Despite 6 wins against the RPI top 100, UK was...
March 16, 2013 - 12:05pm
After a thrilling victory over then #11 Florida last week, many thought UK was safely in the NCAA tournament. After falling to Vanderbilt they’re right back on the bubble.
All year the SEC has been about who you can’t lose to instead of who you can beat. Last night, Wildcat fans understood that better than ever.Riding high following their season-ending victory against Florida, Big Blue Nation took over Nashville expecting to see a deep run in the SEC tournament...