All posts tagged "Sports"

  • Five former Cardinals to enter U of L Athletics Hall of Fame

    By Matt Bradshaw– The U of L Athletics Hall of Fame will induct five former Cardinals on Feb. 2. The inductees include Keola Calderon (softball), Adrian Cann (men’s soccer), Sharon Bellamy Richardson (women’s basketball), Reece Gaines (men’s...

    • Posted January 6, 2018
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  • Third-ranked women’s basketball edges NC State, remains undefeated

    By Matt Bradshaw– Third-ranked women’s basketball (16-0, 2-0) defeated North Carolina State (12-3,1-1) 55-47 in their last game of 2017. Leading 41-18 in the third quarter, the Cardinals allowed a Wolfpack comeback that resulted in a tight...

    • Posted December 31, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball embarrassed by Kentucky 90-61

    By Matt Bradshaw– In their third loss of the season, men’s basketball (10-3) was smashed 90-61 by Kentucky (10-2) at Rupp Arena in Lexington. Fouls were Louisville’s Achilles heel, as the Cardinal defense sputtered and died with...

    • Posted December 29, 2017
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  • Undefeated women’s basketball dismantles UT Martin

    By Matt Bradshaw– Fourth-ranked women’s basketball (9-0) demolished UT Martin (3-5) 91-56. The Cardinals shot 52 percent from the field while dominating in the paint and on defense. The 9-0 start is U of L’s second-best start in program history....

    • Posted December 5, 2017
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  • 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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