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...
December 29, 2012 - 9:59pm
Louisville basketball outgrows the "little brother" label, beat Kentucky 80-77
Bragging rights established, Louisville removes some of the sting from last years losses to UK.
A record crowd of 22,810 at the KFC Yum! Center watched the 3rd ranked University of Louisville Cardinals (12-1) beat the number 23 University of Kentucky Wildcats (8-4) 80-77. Even though the Cat faithful won’t want to hear it, this game wasn’t really that close. UK clawed back into it...
December 23, 2012 - 12:09am
Louisville basketball leaves the Toppers on the bottom 78-55
In their final tune-up before the Kentucky game, Louisville found a few things to work on even though this game was a blow out.
When the 5th ranked University of Louisville Cardinals (11-1) traveled to Nashville to take on the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers, the game was said to be at a neutral arena, but it was clearly hostile territory for the Cards since it’s only 100 miles away from Bowling Green. Nonetheless,...
December 20, 2012 - 12:50am
Louisville Cardinal basketball hammers FIU 79-55 to take the Billy Minardi Class
With two coaches named Pitino on the floor, you wanted to see them do battle. The elder statesman showed the whippersnapper who's boss.
The cliche train said that the 5th ranked University of Louisville (10-1) vs. Florida International (3-5) game was Pitino vs. Pitino or the master vs. the student. In truth, it was a nationally ranked basketball program taking on a team starting almost from scratch. When coach Rick Pitino was asked...
December 19, 2012 - 1:13pm
After facing a challenging early schedule, John Calipari has the Cats facing a steady stream of lesser opponents ahead of their visit to the Louisville December 29th.
UK basketball isn’t off to the start fans are accustomed to seeing from their basketball team.  After losing more games (3) in their first eight than they lost all of last year, Calipari has taken his players to camp.Lest you be confused, this camp involves early morning sprints instead...