All posts by Conner Farrell

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  • Men’s basketball holds off Omaha 87-78

    By Conner Farrell– The men’s basketball team held off the Omaha Mavericks 87-78 in a fast paced run-n-gun match-up. “We played 20 minutes of darn good basketball and we played 20 minutes of embarrassing basketball,” acting head...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
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  • Deng Adel: From second option to top dog

    By Conner Farrell and Dalton Ray — With the loss of leading scorer Donovan Mitchell, men’s basketball must replace its top scorer. Not only was Mitchell the leading scorer, but the ball went through his hands every...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Jazmine Jones is true X-factor for women’s basketball

    By Conner Farrell– As the 2017-18 basketball season tips off, women’s basketball team must fill voids from last season. Replacing graduated ball-handlers Briahanna Jackson and Taylor Johnson and transferred forward Mariya Moore will be a touch-and-go situation early...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
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  • Game highlights: Football handles Virginia

    By Conner Farrell — After nearly a month-long hiatus from Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium, the football team returned to secure a 38-21 victory over the Virginia Cavaliers. Quarterback Lamar Jackson paced the Cardinal offense registering 195 passing...

    • Posted November 11, 2017
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  • Women’s soccer downs Pittsburgh 3-0

    By Conner Farrell– Women’s soccer downed Pittsburgh 3-0 to move to 9-6 on the season and 3-4 in conference play. Celebrating senior day, the Cardinals came out of the gates hot scoring the first of their three...

    • Posted October 14, 2017
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  • Loss at NC State is a result of Sirmon’s Swiss cheese D

    By Conner Farrell– If it hadn’t been certain already, football’s defensive performance against North Carolina State cleared up any doubt about the unimpressive first year defensive coordinator Peter Sirmon is having. Surrendering 520 total yards to a...

    • Posted October 7, 2017
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    Top 2018 Recruits Anfernee Simons and Courtney Ramey de-commit

    By Conner Farrell– Likely due to Rick Pitino being placed on unpaid administration leave, men’s basketball 2018 recruits Afernee Simons and Courtney Ramey have de-committed from the program. Simons, a five-star guard announced his decision to re-open his...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Adam Hadwin makes final cut in FedEx Cup Playoffs

    By Conner Farrell– U of L golf alum Adam Hadwin made the final cut of golfers for this weekend’s Fed Ex Cup playoff. With the PGA season coming to an end, Hadwin, who finished in 21st place...

    • Posted September 25, 2017
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  • Mahmoud, Snider, Adel named 2017-18 captains

    By Conner Farrell– Men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino held a press conference Thursday in which he discussed the progress of the team during this off-season. Coach also detailed the 2017-18 regular season schedule. Along with the schedule...

    • Posted September 9, 2017
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  • Jaire Alexander has blossomed into a national star

    By Conner Farrell — Over the past decade, the U of L secondary has been a hotbed of NFL prospects. From the likes of Johnny Patrick, Calvin Pryor, Gerod Holliman and most recently Josh Harvey-Clemons. This season...

    • Posted August 28, 2017
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