All posts tagged "louisville basketball"

  • 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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  • Arica Carter comes back with improved IQ

    By Micah Brown — Women’s basketball coach Jeff Walz says a team can be successful if they have certain pieces. “If you’ve got three scorers, you’re a really good team. If you can get four, you’re very...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Snider provides local leadership for men’s basketball

    By Micah Brown — In an offseason full of allegations and investigations, it was hard to tell what was in store for the 2017-18 men’s basketball team. One player worthy of support is Louisville’s own Quentin Snider....

    • Posted November 14, 2017
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  • Hines-Allen’s return gives women’s basketball title hopes

    By Jordan Shim — Coming off a Sweet 16 appearance in 2016, Louisville women’s basketball was tabbed ninth in the preseason rankings. Add the fourth-ranked recruiting class to an already-solid lineup featuring two of the nation’s premier...

    • Posted November 13, 2017
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  • No. 9 women’s basketball topples No. 5 Ohio State behind Durr’s 47

    By Jordan Shim– Ninth-ranked women’s basketball defeated their first top-five opponent since 2013, outlasting fifth-ranked Ohio State in overtime 95-90 in the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Asia Durr, coming off a dull 3-for-9 performance in the season opener, showed she...

    • Posted November 12, 2017
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  • Men’s and women’s basketball kick off the season in top 20

    By Dalton Ray — Living in the top 25 for the past five years, men’s and women’s basketball will start the 2017-18 season ranked once again. The men begin the season at No. 16 in the AP...

    • Posted November 4, 2017
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  • Three takeaways from men’s basketball’s second intrasquad scrimmage

    By Micah Brown — As the White team defeated the Red team 96-64, fans had the opportunity to see a preview of men’s basketball’s starting five this season. The White team, composed of Ray Spalding, Deng Adel,...

    • Posted October 28, 2017
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  • 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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  • Adidas parts ways with Rick Pitino

    By Micah Brown — After Rick Pitino was fired by the University of Louisville Athletic Association, Adidas announced they would cut ties with former U of L men’s basketball coach. “In light of the decision by the...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
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  • Basketball adds Trent Johnson to coaching staff

    By Micah  Brown– Interim basketball coach David Padgett announced Trent Johnson as assistant coach Oct. 10. Since former assistant Kenny Johnson is on administrative leave and Jordan Fair is fired, Padgett found himself the only person on...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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