All posts tagged "Sports"

  • Former basketball star Clifford Rozier passes away at 45

    By Matt Bradshaw — Following a heart attack earlier this week, former Louisville basketball great Clifford Rozier passed away on Friday in his hometown of Brandenton, Florida. The 6-foot-11 Rozier was a McDonald’s All-American in high school...

    • Posted July 7, 2018
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  • Football position breakdown: Receivers

    By Brad McGuffin — It is the third week of our position breakdown series, with the receivers taking their turn under the spotlight. We have already looked at the quarterback and running back positions. In 2017, Louisville’s receivers...

    • Posted July 2, 2018
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  • Football position breakdown: Quarterback

    By Matt Bradshaw — Finishing 2017 with a 8-5 record, football enters their fifth season under coach Bobby Petrino. After dropping two straight bowl games, the Cardinals now face a season-opening matchup against defending national champions Alabama...

    • Posted June 17, 2018
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  • Stowers, Wolf and Mann selected in 2018 MLB Draft

    By Matt Bradshaw — For the third straight season, Louisville baseball has players chosen in the first two rounds of the MLB draft. Junior Josh Stowers was selected in round two on Monday evening. Juniors Adam Wolf and Devin Mann...

    • Posted June 5, 2018
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  • Pearsall announces retirement from softball

    By Matt Bradshaw — Louisville softball played its inaugural season at the University in 2000 with Sandy Pearsall as head coach. After 19 seasons, Pearsall has announced she will retire from her long-standing position in the program. During...

    • Posted June 5, 2018
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  • Baseball bumped from NCAA Regional by Texas Tech

    By Matt Bradshaw — After five consecutive Super Regional appearances, baseball fell 11-6 to Texas Tech in the Lubbock Regional final. Louisville (45-19) is eliminated from the 2018 NCAA Championship at the regional stage for the first time since 2012. The Cardinals were hot...

    • Posted June 3, 2018
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  • Texas Tech triumphs, sends baseball to elimination game

    By Matt Bradshaw — In their first regional loss since 2012, baseball was defeated 10-4 by Texas Tech. The Red Raiders capitalized on spotty pitching from sophomore Nick Bennett and the Cardinals were unable to muster a comeback....

    • Posted June 2, 2018
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  • Wyatt homers twice as baseball cruises past Kent State

    By Matt Bradshaw — Baseball grabbed their sixteenth straight NCAA regional win with a 13-6 victory over Kent State. Sophomore Logan Wyatt catapulted the Cardinals forward with a grand slam and three-run shot in the first two innings. With seven RBIs, Wyatt ties the...

    • Posted June 1, 2018
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  • Baseball to face Kent State in Lubbock, Texas Regional

    By Matt Bradshaw — The 64-team bracket for the 2018 NCAA Baseball Championship has been announced, with Louisville (43-17) set to travel to Lubbock for their regional. Upon losing in the ACC Championship final to Florida State,...

    • Posted May 28, 2018
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  • Brief: Walz issued postseason suspension for misconduct during 2018 Final Four

    By Matt Bradshaw — The NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee has issued penalties to head coach Jeff Walz for misconduct. During Louisville’s semifinal loss to Mississippi State on March 30, Walz directed inappropriate comments toward NCAA staff...

    • Posted May 26, 2018
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