All posts tagged "men’s basketball"

  • Column: Russ Smith has Player of the Year potential

    By Sam Draut– Russdiculous.  It had to be said once in this article for the full of effect of the junior guard Russ Smith to be felt.  It is a nickname originally coined by head coach Rick...

    • Posted January 24, 2013
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  • U of L men’s basketball sees fleeting No. 1 AP ranking

    By Haley O’Shaugnessey– So far, it has been quite the year for Louisville basketball. The team started off with a preseason ranking of second in the nation. They have since lived up to, and even now, exceeded...

    • Posted January 22, 2013
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  • Column: Jan. rankings don’t predict post-season success

    By Sam Draut– Despite having a men’s basketball tradition comparable to any program in the country, the University of Louisville received its first No. 1 ranking in a regular season poll in school history. Hours after the...

    • Posted January 22, 2013
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  • White and red outs scheduled to display fans’ Cardinal pride

    By Sammie Hill– During this year’s basketball season, Cardinal fans will have the opportunity to participate in two unified color games — one white out and one red out. The white out is scheduled for the men’s...

    • Posted January 22, 2013
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  • Louisville men’s basketball defeats University of South Florida, 64-38

    By Haley O’ Shaugnessy– If fans would like to compare last year’s basketball team with this year’s squad, the South Florida game is a perfect constant for comparison. Last year, the Cardinals battled the Bulls on Senior...

    • Posted January 15, 2013
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  • Basketball defeats Illinois State 69-66

    By Haley O’Shaugnessy– A 6-9 senior basketball player made all the difference against Illinois State University for the Cardinals. Sounds pretty normal for a basketball game, right? Wrong. This was a player that was not used to...

    • Posted December 4, 2012
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  • Conference realignment sparks talk of Louisville and the ACC

    By Haley O’ Shaughnessy– The holidays are almost here and the college basketball community has been given the gift of more conference realignment to hear about. Usually, conference deals are regarded as annoying and stressful, making them...

    • Posted November 27, 2012
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  • Column: Themed basketball games would better engage fans

    By Haley O’Shaughnessy– Last summer, basketball analyst Digger Phelps reported that the University of Louisville would host an ESPN College GameDay special in the KFC Yum! Center. This statement was later retracted without explanation, leaving Louisville fans...

    • Posted November 27, 2012
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  • Co-captain Peyton Siva voted Preseason Player of the Year in the Big East

    By John Brady– Louisville has accumulated many accolades after last year’s run to the Final Four game in New Orleans. With the team returning a great number of players and bringing in a great recruiting class, it’s...

    • Posted November 14, 2012
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  • Peyton Siva heads into his senior year at U of L

    By Noah Allison– Every team needs a leader, a figurehead that the players can turn to and the coaches can trust in. A player who has been there, done that, but sure as heck isn’t finished yet....

    • Posted November 14, 2012
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