All posts tagged "Rick Pitino"

  • Men’s basketball holds off the Irish on senior day

    By Dalton Ray– Behind big second half performances from junior Quentin Snider and sophomore Donovan Mitchell, eighth-ranked men’s basketball (24-7, 12-6) outlasted No. 19 Notre Dame (23-8, 12-6) 71-64 in a back-and-forth ACC battle. Senior Mangok Mathiang scored...

    • Posted March 4, 2017
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  • Making the case: Men’s basketball reaches the Final Four

    By Dalton Ray– One year removed from being banned from the NCAA tournament, the men’s basketball team enters the 2017 tournament as a two seed. Losing two of their last three games, Louisville will need to shake...

    • Posted March 2, 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 rolls by Syracuse for a 20-point win

    By Dalton Ray– Bouncing back after a loss to North Carolina, seventh-ranked men’s basketball (23-6, 11-5) used a late first half surge to fly past Syracuse (17-13, 9-8). With the win, the Cards sweep the Orange in...

    • Posted February 26, 2017
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  • Eighth-ranked men’s basketball outlasts Virginia Tech

    By Dalton Ray– Earning their 1,800th win in program history, eighth-ranked men’s basketball (22-5, 10-4)  survived a hot shooting night from the visiting Virginia Tech Hokies (18-8, 6-3), winning 94-90. Tech shot 59 percent from the field...

    • Posted February 18, 2017
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  • Fourth-ranked men’s basketball uses late rally to down Miami

    By Dalton Ray– With the return of junior point guard Quentin Snider, the fourth-ranked men’s basketball team (20-5, 8-4) defeated Miami (16-8, 6-6) 71-66. Snider scored 13 and dished out four assists in his first game back...

    • Posted February 11, 2017
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    Sixth-ranked men’s basketball win big at Boston College 90-67

    By Conner Farrell– Sophomore Deng Adel led men’s basketball past Boston College for Louisville’s third straight conference win. With a career-high 19 points, Adel guided the Cards past the Eagles 90-67. Following the first media timeout, the Cards...

    • Posted February 4, 2017
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  • Rick Pitino and university fight NCAA allegations of ‘failing to monitor staff’

    By Dalton Ray– The University of Louisville and Rick Pitino formally filed a dispute to one of the NCAA’s four allegations handed down in October. According to documents obtained by The Cardinal, U of L and Pitino’s...

    • Posted January 25, 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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    No. 12 men’s basketball loses nail-biter to No. 10 Florida State

    By Conner Farrell– Coming on the heels of the team’s rout of Clemson, the men’s basketball team came out sluggish against the Florida State Seminoles, ultimately losing 73-68. Within the first three minutes of the game, the...

    • Posted January 21, 2017
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