All posts tagged "louisville basketball"

  • 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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  • 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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