All posts tagged "Sports"

  • Dreams of a championship year

    Eight months ago, the University of Louisville men's basketball took a hard fought loss to North Carolina. Just eight months later, the Cardinals are ready to hit the hardwood again, perhaps even better than the year before.

    • Posted November 17, 2008
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  • Cards battle Bearcats; look to extend recent dominance

    The Keg of Nails will be up for grabs when the University of Louisville battles Cincinnati on Friday at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.
    Conference standings aside, this is a game that tends to bring the best out...

    • Posted November 10, 2008
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  • Column: Get up for the ‘Keg of Nails’

    Friday's University of Louisville football game against Cincinnati is big for many reasons.
    It's a conference game for a team that would seemingly appear to be on the bubble post-season play. Winning this game could go a...

    • Posted November 10, 2008
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  • Senior leadership on display from McGee to teammates

    With just 40 seconds left in the game, the University of Louisville men's basketball team was up by only two points. Senior point guard Andre McGee stepped up to the line for two crucial free throws.

    • Posted November 10, 2008
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  • Men’s tennis set for Cardinal Open

    The U of L men's tennis team will finalize fall play on Nov. 15 at the Cardinal Open.
    The event will be played at the Bass Rudd Tennis Center and will give local fans only their second...

    • Posted November 10, 2008
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  • Men’s soccer seeks to surpass last season’s success

    As the weather turns cold, fall semester sports begin to prepare for the Big East Conference Tournament. U of L men's soccer is no exception and many university students have lent their support to the team as...

    • Posted November 3, 2008
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  • Swimming prepares for upcoming home meets

    The men's and women's swimming and diving teams finished last season as runner-up in the Big East Championships. The only team that finished ahead of the Cardinals was Notre Dame, who finished in the top two 17...

    • Posted November 3, 2008
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  • Cardinals prepare for McCoy, Panther’s running attack Saturday

    LeSean McCoy's first game against the University of Louisville Cardinals was like the series finale of the "Soprano's": great until the last moment.
    Last year McCoy, Pittsburgh's sophomore running back, had an outstanding game as a...

    • Posted November 3, 2008
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  • Pitino wins in landslide

    It's starting to become a trend in politics for athletes to step down from the plate and up to the podium.
    Jesse "The Body" Ventura and bodybuilder turned actor Arnold Schwarzenegger both used their popularity in...

    • Posted November 3, 2008
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  • SAE claims title in defensive brawl

    Hundreds of avid supporters crowded the sidelines as Sigma Chi looked to cap off its undefeated season with a flag football championship and avenge last year's semi-final loss to Sigma Alpha Epsilon.
    SAE had different plans.

    • Posted November 3, 2008
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