All posts tagged "jordan nwora"

  • Sluggish season-opening victory kindles the Chris Mack era

    By Matt Bradshaw — Men’s basketball (1-0) began the era of head coach Chris Mack with a 85-72 victory over the Nicholls Colonels (0-1). U of L used its depth to outlast Nicholls, while the Colonels turned in an...

    • Posted November 8, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball outlasts Bellarmine in opening exhibition

    By Matt Bradshaw — Men’s basketball won its opening exhibition of the 2018-19 season against the visiting Bellarmine Knights. Following a sloppy and low-scoring first half, U of L improved offensive play and established a definitive edge...

    • Posted October 28, 2018
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  • Captains lead the way in men’s basketball red/white scrimmage

    By Matt Bradshaw — Head coach Chris Mack offered Cardinal fans the first official look at men’s basketball with the team’s annual intrasquad scrimmage. White team defeated red team 55-41 after trailing by nine points during the first half. “This time of...

    • Posted October 21, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball enters new era with Louisville Live

    By Taris Smith & Matt Bradshaw — “They may have taken away our banner, but they didn’t take away our fans,” Vince Tyra said. These words from the athletic director’s opening speech at “Louisville Live” speaks volumes...

    • Posted September 30, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball leads coast-to-coast, beat GT 77-54

    By Dalton Ray —  Entering the game on a three-game losing skid, men’s basketball blew by Georgia Tech 77-54. U of L moved to 17-8 (7-5) while GT falls to 11-13 (4-7). “Our guys understand the importance...

    • Posted February 8, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball powers past Boston College

    By Matt Bradshaw– Men’s basketball (15-4, 5-1) defeated Boston College (13-7, 3-4) 77-69 for their fourth straight victory. The Cardinals shot 40 percent and Jordan Nwora scored 15 off the bench to weather a second-half comeback from the Eagles....

    • Posted January 21, 2018
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  • Freshmen roundup: Reviewing the men’s basketball freshman class

    By Conner Farrell — Men’s basketball is now 15 games into the season and expectations could not be anymore unpredictable. The inconsistent play has been a theme throughout the last two months and seems to be here...

    • Posted January 7, 2018
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  • Strong second half pushes men’s basketball past SIU

    By Weston Payne — Nineteenth-ranked men’s basketball defeated Southern Illinois 84-42 with 55 points coming in the second half. The Cardinals shot 31 percent in the first half, leading to a 28-19 halftime lead. Acting coach David...

    • Posted November 21, 2017
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  • Jordan Nwora adds shooting ability off the bench

    By Matt Bradshaw — Nwora is pronounced WOR-uh, with a silent “n.” Cardinal fans should want to make this distinction, as freshman Jordan Nwora has the potential to be a key contributor to the men’s basketball team...

    • Posted November 16, 2017
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  • Rick Pitino brings in his highest rated recruiting class in nearly five years

    By Dalton Ray– Expected to be one of coach Rick Pitino’s highest recruiting class since 2013, the 2017 men’s basketball class currently holds four members. Louisville graduates two seniors, Mangok Mathiang and Tony Hicks, but have a...

    • Posted February 6, 2017
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