All posts by Matt Bradshaw

  • Pitino claims no knowledge of scandal: “I passed the lie detector test”

    By Matt Bradshaw It has not been a good month for ex-basketball coach Rick Pitino. The Hall of Famer was placed on administrative leave at the end of September, fired by the athletic board “for cause” and...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
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  • Volleyball wins six straight with victory over Georgia Tech

    By Matt Bradshaw– In their sixth straight win and eighth total sweep, volleyball (13-5, 7-1) defeated Georgia Tech at home 3-0 (25-13, 25-21, 25-19). The Cardinals now have more total wins than all last season and find...

    • Posted October 15, 2017
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    Volleyball bests rival Notre Dame, loses at North Carolina

    By Matt Bradshaw– In their ACC opener this past weekend, volleyball (7-5, 1-1) defeated Notre Dame (10-2, 0-1) in a tight five-set match (25-23, 23-25, 25-27, 25-18, 15-8). The Cardinals were down 2-1 then powered themselves to...

    • Posted September 30, 2017
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  • Volleyball gearing for ACC play after Kentucky loss

    By Matt Bradshaw– Volleyball fell to rival Kentucky 25-20, 26-24, 25-11 last week in Lexington, KY. They were impeded by a .092 hitting percentage and 12 service errors. The Wildcats hit .258 with nine blocks and 46 digs....

    • Posted September 22, 2017
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    Volleyball sweeps unbeaten UC Irvine

    By Matt Bradshaw– After falling 3-0 to Illinois in the Cardinal Classic, volleyball (3-3) traveled to Las Vegas and bounced back to beat UC Irvine 3-0. The Cardinals had close competition with the previously undefeated Anteaters, but...

    • Posted September 9, 2017
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  • Fee vs. free: Ticket prices for Louisville home games

    By Matt Bradshaw — Is reasonable to pay $10 for general admission to a college sports game? Most often this will depend on the type of sport in question. Big hitters like football and men’s basketball will...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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    Volleyball takes home opener versus WKU

    By Matt Bradshaw– Volleyball defeated twenty-fourth ranked Western Kentucky 3-1 in U of L’s home opener. The Cardinals began the match with a shaky first set, then cleaned up their play and won three straight. “Getting punched...

    • Posted September 1, 2017
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  • Football position breakdown: Tight end

    By Matt Bradshaw– It’s the fourth week of our football position breakdown series. Last week we looked at the receivers and now it’s time to look at the Cardinal tight ends. With Cole Hikutini now playing for...

    • Posted July 9, 2017
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  • Baseball wins NCAA Regional with victory over Xavier

    By Matt Bradshaw– Baseball advanced to their fifth straight Super Regional with a narrow 8-7 victory over Xavier. The game lasted four hours and had five lead changes. Josh Stowers was the player of the game and...

    • Posted June 4, 2017
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  • Softball fumbles away the win on senior day, fall to UVA 7-3

    By Matt Bradshaw– Softball (28-18) fails to finish off the three-game sweep of Virginia (22-31), losing game three 7-3. The Cardinals hopes to send off their seniors with a win in final game at Ulmer Stadium, but four...

    • Posted April 30, 2017
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