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UofL MEN'S SOCCER | Cardinals Sign 6-Year-Old In His "Best Day Ever"

06/14/2018 05:49 PM

Thursday was a special day for the Louisville Men’s Soccer Team as the Cardinals signed a new player and held a press conference. The player’s name is David Turner. He is 6-years-old and has Grade 4 Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG), a brain stem tumor. On April 17, the family learned of David’s tumor and on the 24th he underwent a needle biopsy with a neurosurgery team. May 1, the family met with the oncology unit and their worst fear was confirmed:... Read more 

UofL FOOTBALL | Bobby Petrino Provides "Pre-Summer" Update

06/12/2018 05:39 PM

Louisville football team wrapped up its spring practice with the program’s spring game on April 13. Now, the coaches and players are getting prepared for the fall. The Cards open up the 2018 regular season in Orlando, Fla. on Sept. 1, when they take on defending national champion Alabama at 8 p.m. ET. UofL head coach Bobby Petrino spoke with the media on Tuesday afternoon. Besides discussing his team, he also shared his thoughts on a recent report from college football writer... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Jeff Walz Agrees to Contract Extension

06/12/2018 05:07 PM

Louisville women’s basketball head coach Jeff Walz has agreed to a revised contract, which includes an extension through the 2024-2025 season. Details of the contract have not been released. Walz talked with Spectrum News’ Andrew Chernoff about the extension on Tuesday: Walz was named ACC Coach of the Year during the 2017-2018 season after leading the Cards to a program-best 36-3 record, which included a trip to the Final Four. He has been the head coach of the Cards the last 11 seasons, leading... Read more 

UofL BASEBALL | ULAA Board of Directors Approves New Contract Terms for Dan McDonnell

06/12/2018 04:56 PM

The University of Louisville Athletic Association Board of Directors approved new contract terms for UofL baseball head coach Dan McDonnell on Tuesday. “Dan’s been happy at the University of Louisville for a long time and we’re making sure he’s happy into the future,” said UofL Director of Athletics Vince Tyra in a press release. “When you have quality coaches, we know they’re going to be approached with other opportunities, but I’m confident we have everything here Dan wants and needs in... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Cards Host Nebraska in 2018 ACC/Big Ten Challenge

06/11/2018 01:37 PM

The Louisville women’s basketball team will host Nebraska in this year’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge, the ACC announced on Monday. The game will be played on Thursday, Nov. 29 inside the KFC Yum! Center. It will be the fourth-ever meeting between the UofL and Nebraska women’s basketball programs. Louisville leads the all-time series with a 2-1 record. The Cardinals are 3-1 all-time in ACC/Big Ten Challenge play. Here is a look at the complete 2018 ACC/Big Ten Challenge schedule: Wednesday, Nov. 28 Illinois at Clemson Rutgers at... Read more 

UofL BASEBALL | Dan McDonnell Discusses Future at UofL

06/07/2018 04:41 PM

Louisville baseball head coach Dan McDonnell is staying at UofL. McDonnell discussed his future on Thursday at a press conference after reports surfaced over the last week that Mississippi St. was reaching out to McDonnell to try and make him its head baseball coach. “We’ve got a lot of work to do still here (Louisville),” said McDonnell. Louisville Director of Athletics Vince Tyra talked on Thursday about what it will take to guarantee that UofL baseball head coach Dan McDonnell remains at... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Championship Team Reunion Set for June 29

06/01/2018 04:47 PM

The UofL 2013 national championship men’s basketball team will be honored at the “Rise Above: 2013 National Basketball Championship Five-Year Reunion Celebration” on June 29. The event will begin at 6 p.m. ET and take place at Fourth Street Live! in Louisville. All proceeds from the event will benefit Aspire Basketball Foundation, “a 501©(3) non-profit organization that supports excellence in education, leadership, and the fundamentals of basketball for youth in Louisville and around the world.” Aspire Basketball Academy President Roger McClendon stopped by... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Cards To Face Michigan St. in 2018 ACC/Big Ten Challenge

06/01/2018 11:13 AM

The Louisville men’s basketball team will face Michigan St. in the 2018 ACC/Big Ten Challenge. The game will take place on Nov. 27 inside the KFC Yum! Center. Tip-off time will be announced at a later date. The Cardinals and Spartans are tied 5-5 in all-time match-ups. This year’s game will be the first time Michigan St. will visit Louisville since 1995. Here is a look at the complete 2018 ACC/Big Ten Challenge schedule: Monday, Nov. 26 Minnesota at Boston College Nebraska at Clemson Tuesday, Nov. 27 Indiana... Read more 

UofL BASEBALL | Cards Face Kent St. Friday Night

06/01/2018 09:01 AM

The No. 21 Louisville baseball team begins play in the 2018 NCAA Championship Friday night. The No. 2 seeded Cards will face No. 3 seeded Kent St. on Friday at 7 p.m. ET in the Lubbock Regional. UofL has a 16-12 advantage in the all-time series with Kent St. Spectrum News’ Andrew Chernoff catches up with the “Voice of the Flashes,” Ty Linder, to get the Kent. St. perspective on Friday night’s baseball match-up:  Read more 

UofL BASEBALL | Cards Preparing for Lubbock Regional

05/30/2018 05:18 PM

The No. 21 Louisville baseball team begins play in the 2018 NCAA Championship this Friday night. The No. 2 seeded Cards will face No. 3 seeded Kent St. on Friday at 7 p.m. ET in the Lubbock Regional. The No. 1 seeded Texas Tech Red Raiders will host No. 4 seeded New Mexico St. at 2 p.m. ET on Friday. 93.9 The Ville’s Mark Ennis joined Spectrum News on Wednesday to share his thoughts on the Lubbock Regional:  Read more 

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