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UofL BASKETBALL | Cards Preparing for ACC Showdown

01/30/2018 03:07 PM

The Louisville men’s basketball team is getting ready to play arguably its toughest test of the year on Wednesday night. The Cards (16-5, 6-2) will take on No. 2 Virginia (20-1, 9-0) in Charlottesville, Va. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. ET. The Cavaliers enter the game on a 12-game winning streak, which has helped them secure the No. 2 spot in the AP Top 25 poll for another week. UofL Interim Head Coach David Padgett even said on Tuesday that the Cavaliers... Read more 

UofL FOOTBALL | Brian VanGorder Named Defensive Coordinator

01/29/2018 09:25 AM

The Louisville football program announced on Monday that Brian VanGorder has been named the team’s new defensive coordinator. VanGorder brings over 35 years of coaching experience to the Cardinals. “I’ve known Brian for a long time and have an extremely high level of respect for everything he’s accomplished throughout his coaching career,” said head coach Bobby Petrino in a press release. “He’s an outstanding teacher, a great communicator, and has displayed the ability to develop players at every level.” VanGorder comes... Read more 

UofL WBB | Cardinals Dominate Demon Deacons

01/28/2018 05:47 PM

The No. 3 Louisville Cardinals Women’s Basketball team (22-1, 8-1 ACC) defeated the Wake Forest Demon Deacons (10-12, 2-7 ACC) at the KFC Yum! Center Sunday afternoon, with a final score of 89-52. Junior guard Asia Durr lead the way for Louisville, scoring 26 points, three steals, an assist and four rebounds in 25 minutes. Three other Cardinals also scored in double-figures. Sophomore forward Bionca Dunham scored 16 points and had five rebounds in 24 minutes, sophomore guard Jazmine Jones... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Cards Hoping to Rebound vs. Wake Forest

01/26/2018 06:06 PM

The Louisville men’s basketball team is getting ready for its next challenge in ACC play. The Cardinals (15-5, 5-2) welcome Wake Forest (8-12, 1-7) into the KFC Yum! Center on Saturday. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET. UofL is coming off a 78-75 overtime loss to Miami (FL) on Wednesday night. Wake Forest on the other hand has lost its last six games. The “Voice of the Demon Deacons,” Stan Cotten, joined Sports Night on Friday to discuss the upcoming match-up:  Read more 

UofL FOOTBALL | Eric Wood's Professional Career Comes to an End

01/26/2018 05:52 PM

Former Louisville football player and current Buffalo Bills center Eric Wood will never play in the NFL again. The 2016 Pro Bowl participant is being forced to retire from football because of a neck injury. “I was diagnosed with a neck injury as part of my season-ending physical with the Bills,” said Wood on Twitter. “After consultation with Dr. Cappuccino and other physicians, I was informed that I was no longer cleared to play football, even with surgery or further treatment.... Read more 

UofL GOLF | Cards Ready for 2018 Spring Season to Begin

01/25/2018 06:25 PM

The Louisville women’s golf team is looking forward to beginning its 2018 season. The Cards enter the spring campaign ranked No. 20 in Golfweek’s top-25 poll. Head Coach Courtney Trimble and junior Olivia Cason talked about the upcoming season during UofL’s Spring Sports Media Day: UofL opens up the spring season on Jan. 29 in Lecanto, Fl., with the Florida Challenge / Battle of the Bluegrass State.  Read more 

UofL LACROSSE | New Era Set to Begin for Cards

01/25/2018 06:19 PM

The Louisville women’s lacrosse team is getting ready to begin a new era. The Cards’ season begins on Feb. 9 in Cincinnati, Oh. against the Cincinnati Bearcats. That game will be the first game for the program under new head coach Scott Teeter, who was named head coach in November. UofL defender Casey Madura talked about what it’s like for the players to learn from Teeter during UofL Spring Sports Media Day: Last season, the Cards advanced to the NCAA Tournament, where they... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Cards' Winning Streak Snapped

01/24/2018 09:46 PM

The Louisville men’s basketball team continued its recent road trend of being involved in down-to-the-wire finishes. The result though Wednesday night did not come out their way. Miami (FL) (15-5, 4-3) snapped the Cards’ four-game winning streak, topping UofL (15-5, 5-2) in an overtime thriller. The Hurricanes won 78-75. Three of the last four UofL road games have needed at least one overtime period to determine a winner. Louisville is 1-2 in those games, beating Notre Dame, but losing to both No.... Read more 

UofL SOFTBALL | Cards Ready for 2018 Season

01/24/2018 05:26 PM

The 2018 Louisville softball team is counting down to the upcoming season, which begins in less than a month. The Cards are coming off a 2017 campaign in which they finished with an overall record of 31-19. Within the ACC, UofL had a record of 14-8 last season. Cardinal outfielder Nicole Pufahl and head coach Sandy Pearsall discussed the 2018 team on UofL’s “Spring Sports Media Day” on Wednesday: The Louisville softball team opens up its regular season at the UCF Softball... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Padgett Previews The Match-Up Against Miami

01/23/2018 04:25 PM

Wednesday night the Louisville Cardinals Men’s Basketball team (15-4, 5-1 ACC) will face off with the Miami Hurricanes (14-4, 3-3 ACC) at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Florida. Tip-off is set for 8:00 p.m. Eastern. According to ESPN’s match-up predictor, the Cardinals only have a 26.2% chance of winning the game, despite UofL being 2-3 on the road this season and riding a four-game winning streak. The Cards begin this recent stretch of wins on the road at Florida... Read more 

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