UK HOOPS | Seniors say goodbye then topple #3 Mississippi State

02/24/2017 01:49 PM

UK HOOPS Senior Night 2017

In a senior night for the ages fans got to say goodbye to Makayla Epps and Evelyn Akhator then watch as the UK Hoops team knocked off the third-ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs 78-75 including a huge put back that proved to be the game winner by Epps. The Wildcats will close out the regular season on Sunday at South Carolina. It will be a short trip back to Lexington after that as the UK Hoops team will head back to... Read more 

Kentucky hangs on to beat Georgia on the road

02/18/2017 06:25 PM

After a slow and ugly start in the first half for Kentucky with eight turnovers, the Cats still managed to go into the first half with a 33-31 lead. Malik Monk and Bam Adebayo scored eight points, with Adebayo adding five rebounds and Monk dishing out five assists. Dominique Hawkins, aka ‘Old Reliable’ as Calipari calls him, added nine points off the bench before picking up his third foul early in the second half. Foul trouble was a problem for... Read more 

UofL Basketball | Cards survive shoot-out with Virginia Tech

02/18/2017 02:48 PM

The Louisville Cardinals improved to 22-5 (10-4) following at 94-90 victory over Virginia Tech Saturday at the Yum Center. Donovan Mitchell led all scorers with 26 points and chipped in 5 rebounds as the Cards were able to withstand a 3 point shooting barrage from the Hokies. Virginia Tech was deadly from downtown connecting on 17 of 26 from beyond the arc to keep the game tight throughout. But Louisville was able to answer with it’s own shooting prowess. The Cards... Read more 

GALLERY | UK Hoops Takes Down Vanderbilt

02/06/2017 11:14 AM

Senior Makayla Epps led the Wildcats in scoring with 23 points as UK knocked off the visiting Vanderbilt Commodores 71-63 in Lexington on Sunday. With the win the Wildcats improv to 16-8 (7-4 Sec) and will travel to Georgia on Thursday to take on the Bulldogs at 7pm  Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | UK survives Georgia in overtime 90-81

01/31/2017 11:43 PM

Kentucky, playing without Sacha Killeya-Jones, Mychael Mulder and De’Aaron Fox, needed overtime to hold off the Georgia Bulldogs Tuesday night in Rupp Arena. After falling behind 12-0 to start the game the Wildcats scrambled to knot the score up at 29 at the half. Malik Monk, who had only one field goal and 6 total points after the first half put the team on his back in the second half as UK started to pull away. Kentucky built... Read more 

UofL MEN'S BASKETBALL | Quentin Snider Out With Injury

01/16/2017 07:27 PM

Junior guard Quentin Snider will miss 2-3 weeks of action after suffering a strained hip flexor during the Cards win over Duke this past Saturday. Snider, who was injured early on in the 2nd half, finished the game playing a total of 35 out of 40 total minutes. The injury is expected to heal with rest and rehabilitation and will not require surgery, according to UofL officials.  Read more 

UofL Basketball | Virginia builds big lead then hangs on to beat Louisville

12/28/2016 09:34 PM

The Louisville Cardinals, coming off a big win against the then 6th ranked Kentucky Wildcats, opened ACC play with a clunker against Virginia Wednesday night at the Yum Center. The Cavaliers, known for their deliberate offense and stringent defense, was able to frustrate the Cardinals for most of the night, holding UofL to just 9 points in the first 12 minutes of the game as Virginia built a 15 point lead going into the break. The second half started much like the... Read more 

PHOTO GALLERY | Louisville Cardinals vs EKU Colonels

12/19/2016 12:05 AM

The Louisville Cardinals shook off a sluggish start to crush the visiting EKU Colonels 87-56 Saturday in the Billy Minardi Classic. For the Cardinals, this was a final tune-up before the sixth ranked Kentucky Wildcats come to town. That game is scheduled for a 7pm tip this Wednesday at the KFC Yum! Center. The Colonels will have little time to dwell on their loss at Louisville as they travel to Virginia for a Monday night game against Norfolk State... Read more 

UofL Fined By ACC For Part In "Wakey-Leaks" Scandal

12/17/2016 05:17 PM

The ACC issued a $25,000.00 fine, the highest allowed by their bylaws, to both the University of Louisville and Virginia Tech University following their review into the investigation conducted by Wake Forest University. The ACC also fully supports UofL’s decision to suspend Lonnie Galloway for the upcoming bowl game. “I am deeply disturbed something like this would occur, and regardless of the degree of involvement, the protection of the competitive integrity of our games is fundamental to any athletic contest, said ACC... Read more 

GALLERY | Louisville vs Texas Southern

12/12/2016 10:30 AM

The Louisville Cardinals improved to 9-1 on the season as they beat the Texas Southern Tigers 102-71 this past Saturday in Freedom Hall. Next up for the Cards will be a matchup agains in-state foe EKU. The Colonels boast several ties to Louisville as Head Coach Dan McHale served as an assistant to Coach Pitino at UL from 2002-2004 and current EKU assistant coach Reece Gaines played for the Cardinals between 1999-2003. Former Card Dillon Avare currently... Read more