All posts tagged "Rick Pitino"

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    U of L Athletics year-in-review 2015-16

    By Sam Draut– The 2015-16 school year was filled with ups and downs for the 22 athletic programs at the University of Louisville, but there were a few special moments worth remembering. Oct. 8 – Women’s soccer...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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    Where Mitchell’s freshman year ranks among comparisons

    By Sam Draut– Before Donovan Mitchell arrived at U of L, the highly-touted guard from Greenwich, Connecticut had received plenty of praise from Rick Pitino. The Cardinals men’s basketball coach compared Mitchell’s character to former Cardinal point...

    • Posted April 7, 2016
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    Basketball announces additional sanctions

    By Sam Draut– After the announcement of a self-imposed postseason ban for men’s basketball Feb. 5, the university announced additional self-imposed sanctions today. The men’s basketball team will reduce its scholarships by one for the 2017-18 and...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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    U of L fans bite their tongues during March Sadness

    By Christopher Acree– To watch or not to watch, that is the question. Whether tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of self-imposed banishments, or to take remote controls against a sea of...

    • Posted March 14, 2016
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    Five questions facing men’s basketball

    By Sam Draut– With a self-imposed postseason ban announced on Feb. 5, the University of Louisville men’s basketball team ended its 2015-16 season with a 68-46 loss to Virginia Saturday. Heading into the offseason, five questions surround...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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    Men’s basketball suffocated by Virginia

    By Sam Draut–   With a self-imposed postseason banning preventing play in the ACC and NCAA tournament, Louisville played its final game of the 2015-16 season. The 11th-ranked Cardinals were dominated by a suffocating Virginia defense and...

    • Posted March 5, 2016
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    LIVE Blog: U of L vs. Virginia

    By Sam Draut– The University of Louisville men’s basketball team plays its final game of the 2015-16 season against Virginia (23-6 overall, 12-5 in the ACC) in Charlottesville, VA. Follow for live updates and analysis here: Final:...

    • Posted March 5, 2016
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    Men’s basketball wins on Senior Night

    By Sam Draut– Cardinal fans bid farewell to Damion Lee, Trey Lewis and Dillon Avare in pre-game senior night festivities and then watched as Louisville held off a rugged Georgia Tech team looking for its fifth-straight win....

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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  • Mangok Mathiang consoles Jaylen Johnson after the technical foul.
    Recap and Gallery: Late push seals men’s basketball win over Duke

    By Sam Draut– The storyline was eerily similar to Louisville’s game against Duke two weeks ago in Durham, North Carolina, but this time, Louisville completed a 13-point comeback to defeat 19th-ranked Duke 71-64. Damion Lee made three...

    • Posted February 20, 2016
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    LIVE Blog: U of L – Duke

    By Sam Draut– After a dominating second-half performance in a 72-58 win against Syracuse on Wednesday, Louisville (20-6 overall, 9-4 in the ACC) hosts Duke on Saturday at the KFC YUM! Center. Two weeks earlier, the Cardinals...

    • Posted February 20, 2016
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