UofL BASKETBALL | Cards Host No. 14 UNC Saturday Night

02/16/2018 04:16 PM

The Louisville men’s basketball team is getting ready for a “Saturday Night Showdown.”

The Cards (18-8, 8-5) will host No. 14 North Carolina (20-7, 9-5) at 8:15 p.m. ET inside the KFC Yum! Center.

The Cardinals enter the game coming off back-to-back wins over Georgia Tech and Pittsburgh.

UofL interim head coach David Padgett spoke on Friday about what his team has done so well those last two games:

Saturday’s game will be the Cards’ annual “White Out” game. Despite that, Padgett said he will not wear a white suit because he does not own one:

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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