All posts tagged "Deng Adel"

  • 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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  • Takeaways from Rick Pitino’s conference on Adel’s return

    By Dalton Ray– The men’s basketball program received great news when Deng Adel announced he will return for his junior season. The wing is expected to step into the star role on next season’s team, averaging 12.1...

    • Posted May 23, 2017
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  • Deng Adel will return for junior season

    By Dalton Ray– Basketball’s Dang Adel announced he will withdraw his name from the 2017 NBA Draft. The junior-to-be averaged 12.1 points and 4.5 rebounds last season. Adel’s return is huge for U of L, as the...

    • Posted May 23, 2017
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  • Who is more important to men’s basketball in 2017-2018: Donovan Mitchell or Deng Adel?

    By Dalton Ray– Both Donovan Mitchell and Deng Adel declared for the NBA Draft, meaning men’s basketball can lose two of their three leading scorers. Since neither signed an agent, Mitchell and Adel have until June 12...

    • Posted April 2, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball overcomes cold feet to bounce Jacksonville St.

    By Dalton Ray– In their first NCAA tournament game since the 2015 Elite Eight, two-seed men’s basketball overpowered 15-seed Jacksonville State 78-63. Senior Mangok Mathiang scored 18 points and grabbed five rebounds in the first round victory....

    • Posted March 17, 2017
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  • Making the case: Men’s basketball reaches the Final Four

    By Dalton Ray– One year removed from being banned from the NCAA tournament, the men’s basketball team enters the 2017 tournament as a two seed. Losing two of their last three games, Louisville will need to shake...

    • Posted March 2, 2017
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    No. 8 men’s basketball stunned on road, loses to Wake Forest 88-81

    By Jeff Milby– The eighth-ranked men’s basketball team dropped their first game against an unranked opponent this season in a 88-81 road loss to Wake Forest. Louisville jumped out to a hot start behind strong efforts from...

    • Posted March 2, 2017
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  • Fourth-ranked men’s basketball uses late rally to down Miami

    By Dalton Ray– With the return of junior point guard Quentin Snider, the fourth-ranked men’s basketball team (20-5, 8-4) defeated Miami (16-8, 6-6) 71-66. Snider scored 13 and dished out four assists in his first game back...

    • Posted February 11, 2017
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  • No. 12 men’s basketball defeats Clemson despite slow start

    By Matt Bradshaw– No. 12 men’s basketball overcame a sluggish start to beat conference opponent Clemson, 92-60. Five Cardinals scored in double figures in Quentin Snider’s absence. The Cards lacked Snider’s ability to create plays, instead relying...

    • Posted January 19, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball nearly squanders another big lead, holds off Pittsburgh

    By Dalton Ray– A hot shooting night from Quentin Snider propelled the men’s basketball team to their 14th win this year, as Louisville held on for the 85-80 win over Pittsburgh. Snider scored 22 while going 7-for-11 from...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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