All posts tagged "Sam Draut"

  • “The Union” goes back to work

    When an offensive line loses three starters who combined for more than 120 career starts to the NFL, there are naturally positions to be filled. Head coach Bobby Petrino and offensive line coach Chris Klenakis tinkered and...

    • Posted September 2, 2015
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  • Louisville Cardinals linebacker James Burgess (13) in a regular season game for the University of Louisville VS the University of Kentucky on 11-28-14 at Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky.
    Burgess is back for a big senior year

    There was a point in time when linebacker James Burgess was unsure if he would ever put a Louisville jersey on again because of his pursuit to play in the NFL. But Burgess, who was voted a...

    • Posted September 1, 2015
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  • 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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  • Wayne Blackshear shoots threes during a practice session at Key Arena.
    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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