Stories tagged: Louisville Cardinals
Fri., June 16, 2017
David Whitley: Rick Pitino learns ignorance is not bliss
Bylaw 22.214.171.124 allows the NCAA to suspend a head coach for major violations regardless of whether the coach was directly aware of the wrongdoing. So long, plausible deniability. Hello, ultimate …
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 6:18 p.m.
Rick Pitino outraged at NCAA penalties, Louisville will appeal
Rick Pitino was outraged at the NCAA’s penalties levied against him and the University of Louisville after the governing body completed its investigation of an escort’s allegations. Katina Powell says …
Thu., June 8, 2017, 2:50 p.m.
Bluegrass baseball showdown features pair of pitching aces
The Bluegrass rivalry extends beyond football and basketball. Kentucky and Louisville will meet in an NCAA baseball super regional with a berth in the College World Series on the line. …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Louisville officials meet with NCAA Committee on Infractions
Louisville’s interim president says the school received a “full and fair review of the facts” after meeting with the NCAA’s Committee on Infractions. Greg Postel said in a statement that …
Sun., March 19, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
Moe Wagner’s big game sends Michigan past Louisville in NCAAs
Moe Wagner scored a career high 26 points, made the basket that spurred Michigan’s furious second-half rally and capped the day with a 3-pointer to give the Wolverines the lead …
Fri., March 17, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Louisville rolls past Jacksonville St in return to tourney
Mangok Mathiang scored 18 points, Deng Adel and Quentin Snider each had 16 and the second-seeded Cardinals pulled away from Jacksonville State 78-63 in the first round of the Midwest …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
Duke’s rally in ACC tournament leads to bringing North Carolina rivalry to Brooklyn
College basketball’s biggest rivalry is coming to Brooklyn.
Sat., March 4, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
No. 8 Louisville overcomes No. 19 Notre Dame 71-64
Rebounding dominance helped No. 8 Louisville offset offensive inconsistency and create opportunities that ultimately got the job done against No. 19 Notre Dame.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
Rick Pitino, Louisville rebut NCAA findings in escort scandal
Louisville has informed the NCAA the school disputes allegations Rick Pitino violated his head coach responsibilities by failing to monitor staffer Andre McGee’s activities that resulted in a sex scandal …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 5:19 p.m.
Commentary: Duke’s Allen hears it from Louisville crowd
The Yum! Center boo birds followed the opening tip-off into Grayson Allen’s hands Saturday, and then they let him have it.
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 3:26 p.m.
Guice, LSU defense overwhelm Louisville in Citrus Bowl
Derrius Guice ran for 138 yards, including a 70-yard touchdown, and caught a scoring pass to help No. 19 LSU Tigers to a 29-9 victory over No. 15 Louisville in …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 11 p.m.
Lamar Jackson voted AP college football Player of the Year
For someone who is not completely comfortable in the spotlight, Lamar Jackson has come to embrace it all: the speeches, the truckload of trophies, even all those tweets about his …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 9:34 p.m.
Top 25 College Football Capsules: Houston spoils Louisville’s playoff hopes with 36-10 win
Duke Catalon scored three touchdowns and Houston hurried and harassed Heisman favorite Lamar Jackson all night to propel the Cougars to a stunning 36-10 victory over Louisville on Thursday night …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 11:09 a.m.
AP Heisman Watch: Lamar Jackson avoids spotlight off the field
Lamar Jackson tends to steer clear of the mall these days.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 10:35 p.m.
Watson TDs lift No. 5 Clemson to 42-36 win over Louisville
Deshaun Watson threw for five touchdowns, including two in the final seven minutes, as No. 5 Clemson rallied for a 42-36 victory over No. 3 Louisville after the Tigers lost …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 4:01 p.m.
Louisville surges to No. 3 in the AP Top 25 and Washington Huskies slip to No. 9
The Washington Huskies are No. 9 in this week’s AP Top 25 college football poll, dropping one spot in large part to Louisville’s 63-20 rout of Florida State which had …
Tue., March 29, 2016, 7 p.m.
Column: Final Four matchup as much about scandals as baskets
Coming to Houston this week with hopes of another national championship is North Carolina, a school embroiled in one of the biggest NCAA academic scandals ever for enrolling athletes in …
Wed., March 16, 2016, 9:15 p.m.
Louisville coach writes to fans’ bosses about skipping work
Louisville coach Jeff Walz is doing whatever he can to help the third-seeded Cardinals draw a huge crowd for their opening-round NCAA tournament game Friday afternoon against Central Arkansas.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 7:36 p.m.
Louisville coach Rick Pitino saw nothing ‘unusual’ at dorm
Louisville coach Rick Pitino says he saw “nothing unusual” during occasional visits to the dormitory where a former member of Pitino’s men’s basketball staff allegedly hired strippers for recruits and …
Tue., Oct. 20, 2015, 7:17 p.m.
College Basketball: Escort – How could Louisville Cardinals’ coach Rick Pitino not know of sex parties?
Escort Katina Powell broke her silence on Tuesday, saying she has no proof that Louisville men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino knew that a former Cardinals staffer hired her and other …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 7:22 p.m.
Coach Rick Pitino on allegations: ‘We will get through this’
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino remains defiant that his program will survive the allegations in a book by an escort claiming that former Cardinals staffer Andre McGee hired her and …
Mon., March 30, 2015
Michigan State continues improbable tourney run
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Travis Trice vowed a day earlier that he wasn’t going to cry should the Michigan State Spartans continue their improbable run to the Final Four. The senior …
Sat., March 28, 2015
Louisville beats NC State; on to Elite Eight
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Montrezl Harrell is not ready for the end of his college career at Louisville just yet. Anton Gill helped make sure it continues at least one more …
Tue., July 22, 2014
Petrino’s controversial career comes full circle
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Bobby Petrino turned Louisville into a top-10 team nearly a decade ago. Now, more than two years after a scandal derailed his career, Petrino is back with …
Sun., March 30, 2014
A year after injury, Kevin Ware to leave Louisviile
A year after his gruesome leg injury in the NCAA tournament, Kevin Ware is transferring from Louisville. Ware became Louisville’s rallying point on the way to the national title after …
Sat., March 29, 2014
Kentucky tops Louisville 74-69 in Midwest Regional
INDIANAPOLIS – Nobody will accuse these Kentucky kids of being the fastest learners. Not this season. And certainly not during most of Friday night’s game against Louisville. But once again, …
Sun., March 23, 2014
Vandals in familiar NCAA tournament spot
Having plundered the Western Athletic Conference, the Idaho Vandals women’s basketball team earned a second straight trip to the NCAA tournament only to be paired against another giant. The 28-5 …
Sun., Jan. 12, 2014
Newberry: Bobby Petrino can coach, but he can’t be believed
Bobby Petrino insists he’s a changed man. Not the scoundrel who secretly interviewed for someone else’s coaching job without telling his bosses, who abandoned the Atlanta Falcons with three games …
Mon., Jan. 6, 2014
Texas hooks Strong
New Texas football coach Charlie Strong says he’s excited to lead one of the premier programs in the country, calling the Longhorns job a dream. In a statement released by …
Sat., Jan. 4, 2014
AP source: Strong expected to accept Texas offer
A person familiar with the search tells the Associated Press that Texas has offered its head coaching job to Louisville’s Charlie Strong and he is expected to accept. The person …