All posts tagged "men’s basketball"

  • ULAA hires Tyra and Padgett

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Athletic Association voted unanimously to hire Vince Tyra as acting athletic director and enter into a formal employment contract with David Padgett at Monday’s personnel meeting. Tyra recommended hiring Padgett,...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
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  • University bemoans NCAA infractions in appeal

    By Shelby Brown– U of L says the NCAA unjustly punished the university and its basketball players for the sex scandal involving Andre McGee and Katina Powell. In June, the university announced they would fight two of...

    • Posted August 11, 2017
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    Athletics’ revenue grows, proposes bigger budget

    By Shelby Brown– While the university is pinching pennies, the U of L Athletic Association presented its 2017-18 budget today asking for an eight percent increase in funds. ULAA proposed a $104 million budget for 2017-18, $8 million more than...

    • Posted May 20, 2017
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  • Making the case: Men’s basketball reaching the Final Four

    By Dalton Ray– A year removed from a self-imposed postseason ban, the men’s basketball team enters the 2017 NCAA tournament as a two seed in Midwest Region. Louisville will need to shake their recent losing ways if they want...

    • Posted March 13, 2017
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    No. 8 men’s basketball stunned on road, loses to Wake Forest 88-81

    By Jeff Milby– The eighth-ranked men’s basketball team dropped their first game against an unranked opponent this season in a 88-81 road loss to Wake Forest. Louisville jumped out to a hot start behind strong efforts from...

    • Posted March 2, 2017
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    Men’s basketball takes Pittsburgh to the cleaners, win 106-51

    By Jeff Milby– A career-high 29 points from sophomore guard Donovan Mitchell and stifling defense led No. 13 men’s basketball to a resounding 106-51 victory over the Pittsburgh Panthers. Junior big man Anas Mahmoud finished with 14 points, three...

    • Posted January 24, 2017
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    Men’s basketball wins first ACC game against Georgia Tech

    By Dalton Ray– In their second straight road game, the men’s basketball team held off Georgia Tech for the 65-50 win, the first conference win this season. The Cardinals were led by Donovan Mitchell, scoring 20 points,...

    • Posted January 7, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball shakes off cold start, blasts EKU by 31

    By Dalton Ray– No. 11 men’s basketball gained their 10th win of the season in the 87-56 win over Eastern Kentucky. The Colonels didn’t allow the victory to come easy, as they led most of the first...

    • Posted December 17, 2016
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  • Rick Pitino earns 400th career win at Louisville

    By Dalton Ray– With the 102-71 win over Texas Southern, coach Rick Pitino notched his 400th win as Louisville’s head men’s basketball coach. The win is U of L’s fourth straight win, putting the team at 9-1....

    • Posted December 10, 2016
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  • Men’s basketball routs Southern Illinois 74-51

    By Dalton Ray– No. 11 men’s basketball team destroyed Southern Illinois 74-51. The Cards are now 8-1 and are back in action Saturday at 2 p.m. coach Rick Pitino aims for his 400th win at Louisville against...

    • Posted December 7, 2016
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