UofL MEN'S BASKETBALL | Cards Gearing Up for Top 15 Showdown
12/27/2016 06:31 PM
The #6 Louisville Cardinals (11-1) are preparing to play #12 Virginia (10-1) on Wednesday night.
Tip-off is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. ET inside the KFC Yum! Center.
“You know it’s going to be a close game,” said UofL head coach Rick Pitino.
It will be the first game for the Cards since their 73-70 victory over in-state rival Kentucky last week.
The last time Virginia and Louisville met on the men’s basketball court was March, when the Cavaliers won by 22 points.
Pitino had plenty of praise for the Cavaliers during his Tuesday afternoon press conference:
Pitino also spoke about how much the pace of the game against Virginia will be much different than it was against Kentucky: