All posts tagged "Ray Spalding"

  • Men’s basketball leads coast-to-coast, beat GT 77-54

    By Dalton Ray —  Entering the game on a three-game losing skid, men’s basketball blew by Georgia Tech 77-54. U of L moved to 17-8 (7-5) while GT falls to 11-13 (4-7). “Our guys understand the importance...

    • Posted February 8, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball can’t overcome No. 2 Virginia

    By Dalton Ray — Traveling to No. 2 Virginia, men’s basketball fell 74-64. Louisville shot 50 percent, the highest shooting percentage the Cavaliers have allowed all season, but couldn’t overcome UVA’s 22 points off turnovers in the...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball commits 21 turnovers in OT loss to Clemson

    By Dalton Ray — A season-high 21 turnovers plagued men’s basketball in their 74-69 loss on the road against No. 25 Clemson. Louisville used an 8-2 run in the final four minutes to force overtime, their first...

    • Posted January 6, 2018
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  • The perfect storms leads to men’s basketball being trounced by UK

    By Dalton Ray — Men’s basketball entered Rupp Arena as a 6.5 underdog. They walked out of Rupp after being thumped by 29, one of the worst losses in the rivalry in 30 years. Their six-game winning...

    • Posted December 29, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball embarrassed by Kentucky 90-61

    By Matt Bradshaw– In their third loss of the season, men’s basketball (10-3) was smashed 90-61 by Kentucky (10-2) at Rupp Arena in Lexington. Fouls were Louisville’s Achilles heel, as the Cardinal defense sputtered and died with...

    • Posted December 29, 2017
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  • Spalding springs men’s basketball to a win over Grand Canyon

    By Dalton Ray — In their final game before facing rival Kentucky, men’s basketball defeated Grand Canyon 74-56. The Lopes led for 13 minutes in the first half and stayed close for the opening minutes of the...

    • Posted December 23, 2017
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  • Buzzer beaten: Men’s Basketball drops second-straight game

    By Jeff Milby — Men’s basketball dropped its second-straight game on Saturday Dec. 3, falling to Seton Hall 79-77 in a thriller at the KFC Yum! Center. Seton Hall’s Desi Rodriguez scored the game-winner with eight seconds...

    • Posted December 3, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball defeats St. Francis in drowsy atmosphere

    By Dalton Ray — Led by junior Ray Spalding’s 19 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks, No. 19 men’s basketball defeated St. Francis 84-72. Spalding exited the second half with an ankle injury, but isn’t expected to...

    • Posted November 24, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball holds off Omaha 87-78

    By Conner Farrell– The men’s basketball team held off the Omaha Mavericks 87-78 in a fast paced run-n-gun match-up. “We played 20 minutes of darn good basketball and we played 20 minutes of embarrassing basketball,” acting head...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
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  • Ray Spalding hopes to reach his potential as a junior

    By Taylor Webster — Few players have a higher ceiling than men’s basketball junior forward Ray Spalding. An athletic 6-foot-10, Spalding is the prototypical rim protector. With the hype building around his stock, Spalding can’t just focus...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
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