All posts tagged "louisville"

  • Board of trustees lost two members in two days

    By Joseph Lyell — Brian Cromer resigned from the board of trustees July 10, citing his employment with Stites & Harbison, PLLC as the reason for his departure. His resignation came the day before “Papa” John Schnatter...

    • Posted July 19, 2018
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  • Baseball might miss out on Papa John’s dough

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L Athletic Director Vince Tyra said John Schnatter wanted to donate to the baseball program before he  resigned from the board of trustees after admitting he used a racial slur. Schnatter’s...

    • Posted July 16, 2018
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  • Bendapudi shows racism has no home at U of L

    By Megan Brewer —  “Papa John’s” was removed from our football stadium name after John Schnatter’s use of the N-word in a conference call with Papa John’s executives and a marketing agency. President Neeli Bendapudi wasn’t messing...

    • Posted July 14, 2018
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  • U of L drops “Papa John’s” from Cardinal Stadium

    By Joseph Lyell — Cardinal Stadium will lose “Papa John’s” from its name immediately, U of L President Neeli Bendapudi announced July 13. The change comes two days after a Forbes report detailed John Schnatter using the...

    • Posted July 13, 2018
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  • Bendapudi: University is evaluating relationship with Papa John’s

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L President Neeli Bendapudi said she was disappointed to hear the Forbes report of John Schnatter used the N-word in a conference call with Papa John’s executives and a marketing agency. “Disappointment...

    • Posted July 12, 2018
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  • John Schnatter resigns from board of trustees

    By Joseph Lyell — John Schnatter has tendered his resignation from the U of L Board of Trustees effective immediately, according to a statement from board chair David Grissom. This comes 12 hours after a July  11...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Brief: U of L names Cleveland State’s Gary Lewis police chief

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L has named former Cleveland State University Police Chief Gary Lewis to command its police department, the university announced July 11. Lewis has more than 25 years of experience in policing,...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Football position breakdown: Tight End

    By Micah Brown —  With tight end Charles Standberry departed for the NFL, football will look for a replacement with a good amount of collegiate experience. The player most likely to replace Standberry this season will be redshirt senior...

    • Posted July 8, 2018
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  • Former basketball star Clifford Rozier passes away at 45

    By Matt Bradshaw — Following a heart attack earlier this week, former Louisville basketball great Clifford Rozier passed away on Friday in his hometown of Brandenton, Florida. The 6-foot-11 Rozier was a McDonald’s All-American in high school...

    • Posted July 7, 2018
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  • Football position breakdown: Receivers

    By Brad McGuffin — It is the third week of our position breakdown series, with the receivers taking their turn under the spotlight. We have already looked at the quarterback and running back positions. In 2017, Louisville’s receivers...

    • Posted July 2, 2018
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