All posts tagged "Sam Draut"

  • Quentin Snider drives to the basket. Photo by Austin Lassell / The Louisville Cardinal
    Preview: Louisville faces UNI in Round of 32

    By Sam Draut– After a hard fought 57-55 victory on Friday against UC Irvine, Louisville faces fifth-seeded Northern Iowa Sunday evening at 9:40 p.m. in Seattle for a spot in the Sweet 16. The Panthers’ 6-foot-8 forward...

    • Posted March 21, 2015
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    Preview: Louisville faces UC Irvine in second round

    Fourth-seeded Louisville will face 13th-seeded UC Irvine Friday afternoon in Seattle, Washington in the second round of the NCAA tournament. The Anteaters (21-12) are playing in their program’s first NCAA tournament game while the Cardinals (24-8) have...

    • Posted March 20, 2015
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    Freshman phenom Mariya Moore blazes the court

    By Sam Draut– After losing perimeter scorers Shoni Schimmel, Antonita Slaughter and Tia Gibbs to exhausted eligibility, Louisville head coach Jeff Walz knew he had to replenish the scoring mentality. Midway through the year, freshman Mariya Moore...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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    Louisville falls to Duke 63-52

    In a battle between two Hall of Fame coaches, Mike Krzyzewski and fourth ranked Duke defeated sixth ranked Louisville 63-52 on Saturday at the KFC YUM! Center. Rick Pitino’s Cardinals shot just 18 of 61 from the...

    • Posted January 17, 2015
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    Louisville defeats Virginia Tech 78-63

    Chris Jones set a new career high with 11 assists as Louisville defeated Virginia Tech 78-63 on Tuesday night at the KFC Yum! Center. Along with his assists, Jones added seven points playing a team-high of 30...

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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    Louisville defeats Syracuse 28-6

    Louisville defeated Syracuse 28-6 on Friday night at the Carrier Dome. The Cardinals (5-1) picked up their first ACC road win and now sit at 3-1 in conference play. D1- Once again, the defense answered the bell....

    • Posted October 3, 2014
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    Three Cardinals selected in the first round of NFL Draft

    By Sam Draut– For the first time in school history, three players from Louisville were selected in the first round of the NFL Draft. Safety Calvin Pryor was the first Cardinal taken, drafted by the New York...

    • Posted May 9, 2014
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    Tall recruiting class comes in with big responsibilities

    By Sam Draut Three of Louisville’s incoming freshman participated in the 41st Derby Festival Basketball Classic at Freedom Hall. Quentin Snider, a local prospect from Ballard High School was named MVP after leading his team with nine...

    • Posted April 21, 2014
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    Will Gardner steps up to the spotlight

    By Sam Draut Waiting in the wings for the past two seasons behind Teddy Bridgewater, redshirt sophomore Will Gardner is now at the center of attention. Replacing one of the programs greatest quarterbacks will be no easy...

    • Posted April 14, 2014
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    Louisville women’s basketball advances to Elite Eight with win over LSU

    By Sam Draut Louisville cruised to a 73-47 victory over LSU on Sunday to advance to the Elite Eight. Shoni Schimmel led Cardinal scorers with 19 points and added six assists.  Tia Gibbs hit five three pointers,...

    • Posted March 31, 2014
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