All posts tagged "matt bradshaw"

  • Men’s basketball survives second-half surge, beats Vermont

    By Matt Bradshaw — Men’s basketball (3-0) passed its first true test of the season with a 86-78 defeat of the Vermont Catamounts (2-2). Louisville led by 22 points in the second half before Vermont came surging back near the lead....

    • Posted November 16, 2018
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  • Walz and “the other player” target a national title

    By Matt Bradshaw — Amidst all the accolades women’s basketball achieved in 2017-18, one behind-the-scenes moment stands out as indicative of the dynamic duo of head coach Jeff Walz and preseason All-American guard Asia Durr. Muffet McGraw,...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • Women’s basketball backcourt features depth and speed

    By Matt Bradshaw — One of the biggest concerns for women’s basketball this season involves the replacement of Myisha Hines-Allen. The senior left a gaping hole in both the offense and defense after her departure as she...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • Men’s soccer wins the program’s first ACC Championship

    By Matt Bradshaw — No. 10 men’s soccer (11-4-3) capped off a great run in the 2018 ACC Soccer Championship with a victory over No. 4 North Carolina (14-3-1) in the title game. U of L wins...

    • Posted November 11, 2018
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  • Women’s soccer season ends with tough NCAA first-round loss

    By Matt Bradshaw — This past week, women’s soccer ended a successful and uplifting season with a tough loss in the NCAA tournament first round. U of L lost to No. 2 Tennessee. The Cardinals scored the...

    • Posted November 11, 2018
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  • R. I. P. Bobby P: Long-term coach is fired for disastrous season

    By Matt Bradshaw — Earlier today, U of L fired Bobby Petrino from his position as head coach of Louisville football. The termination came after a crippling 54-23 defeat at Syracuse and represented the climax of dissatisfaction...

    • Posted November 11, 2018
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  • Sluggish season-opening victory kindles the Chris Mack era

    By Matt Bradshaw — Men’s basketball (1-0) began the era of head coach Chris Mack with a 85-72 victory over the Nicholls Colonels (0-1). U of L used its depth to outlast Nicholls, while the Colonels turned in an...

    • Posted November 8, 2018
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  • Field hockey denied NCAA berth

    By Matt Bradshaw — For the first time since 2013, U of L field hockey has been denied entrance to the NCAA tournament. Sixteen schools earned bids for the 2018 NCAA Division I Field Hockey Championship. Ten conferences...

    • Posted November 5, 2018
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  • Declining football attendance matches national trend

    By Matt Bradshaw — There’s not many college sports towns that rival Louisville in terms of talent, revenue and intensity. Fans regularly show out and support U of L athletics with emotion matched by few across the...

    • Posted November 5, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball breezes by Simmons in final exhibition

    By Matt Bradshaw — Men’s basketball won its second and final exhibition game of preseason play against Simmons College of Kentucky. The two Louisville schools started out close, but the Cardinals quickly asserted their dominance and worked...

    • Posted November 3, 2018
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