UofL HOOPS | Louisville's offense going strong, but Walz wants improvement on defense

12/29/2015 08:30 PM

The Louisville Women’s Basketball team grabbed their fifth straight win last night, an 88-66 beat down of UT-Martin. Six Cardinals finished in double figures, with Myisha Hines-Allen netting a team high 13 points.

The Cards shot better than 54 percent from the floor, and out-rebounded the Skyhawks 32-21. Scoring points isn’t the problem for Louisville, the women are putting up over 70 a game, and distribute the ball well. But head coach Jeff Walz wants to see a lot of improvement on the defensive end of the court, before the Cards star conference play on Friday.

Louisville hosts Florida State on New Years Day, tipoff is set for 4:00 pm ET.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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