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Louisville's first-ever football game as a member of the ACC was a successful one, as the Cards routed visiting Miami on Monday night.

Beer, Here! 21 on-campus stadiums that sell beer at college football games

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There are 21 colleges and universities that sell beer at on-campus stadiums during football games, including the University of Louisville.

College Football Picks: Week 1

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The WAVE 3 Sports team and Sunrise anchorman John Boel make their picks every week throughout the season.

UofL basketball schedule: Cards get Duke, UNC at home

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The University of Louisville Cardinals' inaugural season in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) will feature 21 home games at KFC Yum! Center, at least 20 nationally televised games, and appearances in six special early season events.


Cards Name Gardner Starter for Opener

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville coach Bobby Petrino has selected sophomore Will Gardner as the Cardinals' starting quarterback for their Sept. 1 season opener against Miami.A backup last season to star Teddy Bridgewater - now with the NFL's Minnesota Vikings - Gardner played in six games and completed 8 of 12 passes for 112 yards and two touchdowns.Gardner was considered the favorite following a good spring, but still had to prove himself in fall camp. Petrino said he did that, announcing i...

Cards' Parker Injures Foot in Practice

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville says wide receiver Devante Parker injured his left foot during practice and will be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon in Charlotte, North Carolina, soon.The school announced the injury in a news release and said there is no timetable for Parker's return.Parker was injured during practice at Papa John's Stadium on Friday and evaluated by team physicians. He will visit Dr. Bob Anderson in Charlotte "in the next couple days for further evaluation and management...

UofL basketball court gets new look

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Changes in conference affiliation mean changes on the basketball court for the University of Louisville.

Bridgewater shines in Vikes' exhibition

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Former U of L star quarterback, Teddy Bridgewater, sizzled in the second half and led the Vikings to a come-from-behind victory over the Arizona Cardinals Saturday night in Minneapolis.

Coaches pleased with U of L football scrimmage

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.- The University of Louisville football team conducted 157-play scrimmage on Saturday morning in front of about 1,500 fans at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.Head coach Bobby Petrino pit the first units against each other during the first portion of the scrimmage before changing the match-ups during the second part of the scrimmage."I think we got a lot done today, a lot accomplished," Petrino said. "We certainly have a long way to go, but I think we're starting to see some things...

Media Day for football Cards

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - First-year Louisville coach Bobby Petrino is well known for his offensive expertise and the high expectations he places on his quarterback to make his multiple sets work. Even in the first week of practice. The Cardinals' initial workouts have yielded encouraging signs about presumed starting QB Will Gardner and other offensive skill players. But Petrino said the whole unit has a way to go to be productive and has expects improvement over the next few practices. Executi...

The Cards are back on the gridiron

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This week the Cards opened practice with the freshman and new comers in the morning and the veterans and upperclassmen in the afternoon.

Former Cards star, Pryor injured at Jets camp

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CORTLAND, N.Y. (AP) - New York Jets rookie safety Calvin Pryor, the team's first-round draft pick, is being evaluated for a concussion after injuring his head during practice Saturday. Coach Rex Ryan says Pryor was hurt when he collided with a teammate while serving as a punt protector during a special teams drill early in the session. Ryan says the team was still awaiting test results for Pryor, who jogged off the field with a trainer after the play and remained on the sideline for most of t...

Spalding Decision Unites Household

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Louisville, KY (WAVE) He's one of the best big men in the state, and after giving serious consideration to some of the biggest names in college basketball Trinity big man, Raymond Spalding is going to play for the team he's rooted for all of his life.With the likes of Connecticut, Duke, Syracuse, Clemson, Vanderbilt, Kentucky, and Florida all showing interest in him, Spalding chose the University of Louisville to play his college basketball career. "You know, I used to look up to all of the E...

Showtime Shoni !

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PHOENIX (AP) - Shoni Schimmel scored an All-Star game record 29 points and had eight assists as the East pulled out a 125-124 victory Saturday over the West in the first WNBA All-Star Game to go into overtime. Tamika Catchings, an All-Star for a record-tying ninth time, made a layup with six seconds to go to give the East the lead and then knocked the ball away from Skylar Diggins on the defensive end to seal the victory. Diggins finished with 27 points and seven assists, leading a furious We...

Van Treese Goes Pro

Van Treese Goes Pro

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FormerU of L center...Stephan Van Treese announced Friday afternoon that he plans on playing pro ball in Japan next season. He leaves on August 27th for Niigata City in Japan to play a 52 game schedule for Niigata Albirex Basketball...continuing his basketball career. "I love basketball, don't get me wrong, I've always wanted to play, but I thought in the long run it wouldn't be a good career for me. Then looking at it, and now that everything's coming together, I'm more than excited. I'm jus...

UofL releases 2014 football schedule

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The University of Louisville football program is ushering in a new era in its history in the fall when it begins play in the Atlantic Coast Conference. Louisville is scheduled to host Miami (Fla.) at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium for a Labor Day primetime opener, the ACC announced Wednesday.

Cards get sweep of Kennesaw, headed to Omaha Video included

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The Louisville Cards grabbed the lead in the fifth inning over Kennesaw State and went on to post a 7 to 4 victory to earn a berth in next week's College World Series.

Cards defeat Kansas, now two for two in NCAA Tourney

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The Louisville Cardinals remain perfect in the NCAA baseball tourney.  U of L never trailed as they beat Kansas 6 to 3 in a second round matchup on Saturday at the Cards' Jim Patterson Stadium.

Baseball Cards take NCAA opener

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kyle Funkhouser struck out 10 in eight shutout innings as Louisville topped Kent State 5-0 on Friday night in an NCAA regional game.    The Cardinals (46-15) scored two runs in the

WAVE 3 News, WHAS-TV team up for ACC coverage

Louisville Cardinal basketball and football will be broadcast live on local channels through 2017.

Cards well represented on graduation day Video included

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University of Louisville basketball players Russ Smith and Tia Gibbs have heard their names called at the KFC Yum! Center hundreds of times, but on graduation day, it took on a whole different meaning.

Kevin Ware headed to Georgia State

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The stepfather of former Louisville guard Kevin Ware says the player is transferring to Georgia State.    Wes Junior told The Associated Press that the 6-foot-2 junior verbally committed to the school

Cards top St. Louis to advance to Sweet 16

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Points were hard to come by in the first half, but Louisville got rolling midway through the second half and went on to defeat St. Louis 66 to 51 Saturday afternoon in the NCAA tourney in Orlando.

Louisville's Pitino criticizes NCAA for matchup

Louisville coach Rick Pitino has no problem with his team's seeding in the NCAA tournament. It's the pairing that is drawing his ire.