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Donovan Mitchell drafted by Denver Nuggets with 13th pick overall

06/22/2017 09:55 PM

Donovan Mitchell, a sophomore guard for the University of Louisville last season, has been selected by the Denver Nuggets with the 13th pick overall in the 2017 NBA Draft first round. He was then sent to the Utah Jazz in a trade for former UK player Trey Lyles and the number 24 pick, Tyler Lydon. “We’re all very, very excited for Donovan on being drafted in the lottery,” said UofL men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino. “He put in a... Read more 

UofL FOOTBALL | Cards in the mix for top level defensive talent

06/22/2017 06:30 PM

Still a few more months until football season, but recruiting is in full swing, and the Louisville Cardinals are in the mix for a few highly touted prospects. CardinalSports.com recruiting analyst Chris Person was on the show today, and we asked him about running back Lavonte Valentine, and a duo of linebackers, Ben Wilson and Alan Tisdale. We started though by getting his thoughts on the recent loss of wide receiver commit Akeem Hayes.  Read more 

UofL Baseball | Voice of the Cards: The Cards are still in a good place

06/21/2017 04:38 PM

After a disappointing loss to Florida in Omaha, the Louisville Cardinals now face elimination in the College World Series on Thursday when they take on TCU. The Horned Frogs are making their fourth consecutive trip to Omaha but Voice of the Cardinals Sean Moth says the Cards are in a good place. Moth points out the national champion has emerged from the losers bracket before and this year could be no exception. UofL will take on TCU Thursday night at 8 p.m.... Read more 

UofL BASEBALL | Cards Facing Elimination After Loss to Florida

06/20/2017 10:41 PM

The Louisville baseball team is now facing elimination. The Cards (1-1) lost 5-1 to Florida (2-0) in their second game of the College World Series on Tuesday. With the loss, UofL must win its next three games in order to advance to the CWS Finals. The Gators scored the first five runs of the game on Tuesday and never looked back. As a result, they are only one win away from advancing to the CWS Finals. Austin Langworthy got the scoring started for... Read more 

UofL BASEBALL | Cards start College World Series with win over the Aggies

06/18/2017 08:32 PM

The University of Louisville baseball team started its run in the 2017 College World Series with an exciting win over Texas A&M, holding off an Aggies comeback and winning 8-4 at TD Ameritrade Park. U of L (53-10) took an early lead after plating five runs in the second inning, and it was enough to survive a mid-innings rally by Texas A&M (41-22). The win is Louisville’s first in Omaha since the programs first trip to the CWS in 2007.... Read more 

Father's Day From Kentucky's Sports Dads

06/18/2017 12:00 PM

Dads throughout the state who coached their children, or coach with their children, as well as the sons themselves, spoke with Spectrum News about the experience and what it was like for them and their sons. Watch the full story here:  Read more 

UofL Baseball | McKay wins Dick Howser Trophy

06/16/2017 10:56 AM

On Friday, Louisville lefthanded pitcher and first baseman Brendan McKay received the prestigious Dick Howser Trophy. The announcement was made during a live broadcast from Omaha on MLB Network. The Dick Howser Trophy is presented each year to the nation’s top collegiate baseball player. McKay is the first Cardinal to win the award. It is the junior’s fifth National Player of the Year award for 2017. He also became the highest MLB Draft selection in school history, going fourth overall to... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Reaction to NCAA Sanctions

06/15/2017 06:58 PM

The NCAA Committee on Infractions released its ruling today regarding the sex scandal revolving around the University of Louisville basketball program. Pending an eventual U of L appeal, the basketball team has been placed on probation, and among other sanctions , will vacate up to 123 wins that took place between 2010 and 2014. Sports Night reporter Lyndsey Gough was on the U of L Campus all day and talked more about Louisville’s hopes to put this blemish in the past: Jeff... Read more 

FULL REPORT | NCAA Issues Ruling on Louisville Basketball Sex Scandal

06/15/2017 11:12 AM

Exactly eight weeks after the University of Louisville went before the NCAA Committee on Infractions, the NCAA has delivered its ruling on the sex scandal that centered around the basketball program from 2010 – 2014. Key penalties imposed by the NCAA include: Four years of probation for the university from June 15, 2017 to June 14, 2021 Rick Pitino is suspended from the first five ACC games of the 2017-2018 season A 10-year show cause order for the former operations director Andre McGee A vacation... Read more 

BREAKING | NCAA Committee On Infractions Announcing Ruling On UofL Today

06/15/2017 09:39 AM

An NCAA conference call will take place at noon eastern as the NCAA Committee on Infractions panel announces their decision regarding the UofL men’s basketball team. Carol Cartwright, chief hearing officer and president emeritus of Kent State and Bowling Green will deliver the decision. The news release and public report at 11 a.m. ET today. Immediately following, UofL Interim President Dr. Greg Postel, Athletics Director Tom Jurch and head men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino will address the media at 12:30 p.m. eastern... Read more 

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