UofL BASKETBALL | Future Cards Looking Forward to Playing Together at Louisville

04/16/2017 05:48 PM

Four future Louisville men’s basketball players were on the same team during Saturday night’s Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic.

The four of them each contributed quite a bit to the “Thunder Team,” despite the “Thunder Team” falling to the “Lightning Team” 122-109.

Guard Darius Perry led the future Cards with 22 points in the contest.

Meanwhile, Jordan Nwora finished with seven points, Lance Thomas scored five points and Malik Williams ended up with three points.

After the game, Sports Night’s Andrew Chernoff caught up with the quartet of Cards to see what this weekend was like playing with their future teammates:

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 and anytime with Spectrum On Demand. 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.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

Whether he is working sporting events or not, he always loves talking sports. He is a prolific tweeter, so if you want to stay “in the know” about sports in the Bluegrass, follow Andrew on Twitter @ADChernoff. If you have a story idea for our sports team, send it to Andrew at Andrew.Chernoff@charter.com.

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