All posts tagged "Sports"

  • Men’s basketball powers past Boston College

    By Matt Bradshaw– Men’s basketball (15-4, 5-1) defeated Boston College (13-7, 3-4) 77-69 for their fourth straight victory. The Cardinals shot 40 percent and Jordan Nwora scored 15 off the bench to weather a second-half comeback from the Eagles....

    • Posted January 21, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball fights off Virginia Tech, wins 94-86

    By Matt Bradshaw — For their ninth win in 11 games, men’s basketball (13-4, 3-1) defeated Virginia Tech (13-5, 2-3) 94-86. The Cardinals shot 57 percent from beyond the arc as they edged the Hokies in a...

    • Posted January 13, 2018
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  • Reaction: Women’s basketball bullies Notre Dame

    By Matt Bradshaw– Third-ranked women’s basketball (19-0, 5-0) dominated second-ranked Notre Dame (15-2, 4-0) during an electric match at the KFC Yum! Center. With a full house roaring, the Cardinals put on a midseason show and claimed...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
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  • Men’s soccer signs Abdikadir and Masset

    By Matt Bradshaw– Men’s soccer has signed Haji Abdikadir and Louka Masset. Abdikadir, from Louisville Collegiate school, was 2016-17 All-USA Prep Player of the Year as well as the Gatorade Kentucky Soccer Player of the Year. As a...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
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  • 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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