UofL MEN'S BASKETBALL | Cards Play First Exhibition Game Thursday

11/02/2016 07:10 PM

The Louisville men’s basketball team is finishing up its preparations for Thursday’s exhibition game against Kentucky Wesleyan.

The game is scheduled to tip-off at 7 p.m. ET inside the KFC Yum! Center.

Louisville has won its last 31 straight in-season exhibition games. In fact, that streak has lasted 16 years.

The two teams met each other last season during an exhibition game. UofL won that match-up 77-68.

Rick Pitino spoke about the match-up on Wednesday afternoon.

He is hoping that the new style of offense the team is using this season leads to more points on the scoreboard.

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.

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.

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