All posts tagged "Sports"

  • Volleyball bears UNC comeback on senior day and win 3-2

    By Matt Bradshaw– In their final home game of the season, volleyball (22-7, 16-2) edged North Carolina in a five-set thriller (25-21, 25-17, 23-25, 21-25, 15-11). Leading 2-0 early in the match, the Cardinals were looking for...

    • Posted November 19, 2017
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  • Football marks senior day with demolition of Syracuse

    By Matt Bradshaw — On a rainy senior day, football (7-4) destroyed Syracuse (4-7) 56-10. The Cardinals had more than double total yards (727-335) as the Orange. Senior running backs Reggie Bonnafon and Malik Williams combined for...

    • Posted November 18, 2017
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  • Kylie Shook’s steps in 2017-18 after building momentum late last season

    By Matt Bradshaw and Dalton Ray– As a freshman, Kylie Shook led women’s basketball with 34 blocks. Now, the sophomore hopes to improve her all-around game. Averaging 5.2 points and 3.3 rebounds, Shook shot 47 percent from...

    • Posted November 16, 2017
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  • Jordan Nwora adds shooting ability off the bench

    By Matt Bradshaw — Nwora is pronounced WOR-uh, with a silent “n.” Cardinal fans should want to make this distinction, as freshman Jordan Nwora has the potential to be a key contributor to the men’s basketball team...

    • Posted November 16, 2017
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  • Volleyball Downs FSU And Notre Dame, Tops ACC

    By Matt Bradshaw– After a disappointing loss at Miami, volleyball (15-6, 9-2) finished their three-game road trip by defeating Florida State and Notre Dame. This is the second time Louisville has beaten the pair this season, including sweeping...

    • Posted October 27, 2017
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  • Pitino claims no knowledge of scandal: “I passed the lie detector test”

    By Matt Bradshaw It has not been a good month for ex-basketball coach Rick Pitino. The Hall of Famer was placed on administrative leave at the end of September, fired by the athletic board “for cause” and...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
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  • Volleyball wins six straight with victory over Georgia Tech

    By Matt Bradshaw– In their sixth straight win and eighth total sweep, volleyball (13-5, 7-1) defeated Georgia Tech at home 3-0 (25-13, 25-21, 25-19). The Cardinals now have more total wins than all last season and find...

    • Posted October 15, 2017
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    Volleyball bests rival Notre Dame, loses at North Carolina

    By Matt Bradshaw– In their ACC opener this past weekend, volleyball (7-5, 1-1) defeated Notre Dame (10-2, 0-1) in a tight five-set match (25-23, 23-25, 25-27, 25-18, 15-8). The Cardinals were down 2-1 then powered themselves to...

    • Posted September 30, 2017
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  • Isaac Sanchez, interim president, Greg Postel
    President’s office drained more than half its budget on philanthropy

    By Kyeland Jackson — When U of L’s Foundation charted the operating budget for the president’s office, it budgeted $162,000 to be spent by August. Instead, Interim President Greg Postel’s office has spent twice that, with $377,000...

    • Posted September 29, 2017
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  • Volleyball gearing for ACC play after Kentucky loss

    By Matt Bradshaw– Volleyball fell to rival Kentucky 25-20, 26-24, 25-11 last week in Lexington, KY. They were impeded by a .092 hitting percentage and 12 service errors. The Wildcats hit .258 with nine blocks and 46 digs....

    • Posted September 22, 2017
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