All posts tagged "louisville basketball"

  • Men’s basketball: Make-or-break week

    By Conner Farrell — After an uninspired performance against fourth-ranked Duke on Feb. 21, men’s basketball obtained some redemption on Feb. 24 in Blacksburg where they knocked off a hot Virginia Tech team to the tune of...

    • Posted February 25, 2018
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  • Women’s basketball earns first ACC title with senior day win

    By Dalton Ray — Fourth-ranked women’s basketball (29-2, 15-1) earned their first ever ACC championship with their 81-49 win over Pittsburgh on senior day. It’s the first conference title for coach Jeff Walz and the team’s first...

    • Posted February 25, 2018
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  • Women’s basketball downs Virginia despite sluggish offense

    By Dalton Ray — A defensive-minded outing from No. 4 women’s basketball led to a 51-39 win over Virginia. The Cardinals recorded 12 steals and are now 28-2 (14-1). Louisville scored 27 points off turnovers, allowing them...

    • Posted February 22, 2018
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  • Fifth-ranked Duke dismantles men’s basketball in Durham

    By Dalton Ray — A day removed after having their 2013 title removed by the NCAA, men’s basketball traveled to No. 5 Duke and were throttled 82-56. Louisville shot 35 percent and junior Ray Spalding (17 points,...

    • Posted February 21, 2018
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  • NCAA rules Louisville must take down 2013 title

    By Dalton Ray — The NCAA’s Committee of Infractions has denied the University of Louisville’s appeal in regards to the men’s basketball sex scandal. The university must forfeit all wins from 2011-12 season to 2014-15 season, including...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • Drafting the best men’s basketball team

    By Dalton Ray — Who wants another generic, boring feature story on the current men’s basketball team? Right. So we did the never-been-done-before “draft your team” scenario. The rules for our drafts were simple: Pick a starting...

    • Posted February 19, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball Heeled by UNC, fall 93-76

    By Dalton Ray — Despite 20 points from junior Deng Adel, men’s basketball lost to No. 14 North Carolina 93-76. Junior Ray Spalding added 18 points and 12 rebounds as the Cards fall to 8-6 in the...

    • Posted February 17, 2018
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  • Slow start spells women’s basketball’s loss to UConn

    By Dalton Ray — In a top-five match-up, No. 4 women’s basketball couldn’t overcome a poor first quarter on the road against No. 1 Connecticut. The Huskies used an efficient offensive night (45 percent shooting) en route...

    • Posted February 12, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball attendance on track to be lowest since 2001

    By Dalton Ray — The scandals surrounding the men’s basketball program have finally hit the university where it hurts — their wallet. The university announced at the Feb. 2 University of Louisville Athletic Association meeting that men’s...

    • Posted February 12, 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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