Russ Smith will play in front of the home crowd at the KFC YUM! Center for the final time on Saturday. The Cards All-American guard will go through the "Senior Day" festivities before #11 UofL hosts #18 Connecticut.
WKU closed out the home portion of the 2013-14 regular season with a 75-72 win over Louisiana-Lafayette Thursday night at E.A. Diddle Arena, securing the second seed and a double-bye to the semifinals in the upcoming Sun Belt Conference Tournament and notching the program's 42nd 20-win season. The win improves WKU's record to 20-10 overall and 12-5 in league play, and Louisiana-Lafayette falls to 19-11 and 10-7.
Craig Naivar, who has been a defensive coordinator or special teams coordinator for the last 15 seasons, has joined the Kentucky football staff as special teams coordinator and safeties coach, Head Coach Mark Stoops announced Thursday.
Louisville leading scorer Russ Smith was still feeling light-headed and dizzy after Wednesday night's game. He had felt that way pretty much all day.
Julius Randle had 12 points and 11 rebounds and No. 25 Kentucky rallied past Alabama 55-48 on Tuesday night to end a two-game losing streak.
Breanna Stewart had 22 points and 14 rebounds and top-ranked Connecticut blew out No. 3 Louisville 68-48 Monday night to complete an unbeaten regular season.
The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through March 2, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week's ranking:
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell scored 20 points and Will Sheehey added 19 on Sunday, leading Indiana past No. 22 Ohio State 72-64. It was the second straight win for the Hoosiers (17-12,
Kentucky's offense sputtered, its head coach got tossed, and the Gamecocks grabbed one of their biggest victories in a couple of seasons. South Carolina upset the Wildcats 72 to 67 Saturday night in Columbia, South Carolina.
Russ Smith had 24 points, moving into ninth place on Louisville's career scoring list, and the seventh-ranked Cardinals throttled Temple 88-66 on Thursday night.
Could Valhalla Golf Club become the permanent site in the United States for the Ryder Cup? It is an idea that the PGA of America president discussed after a meeting of the Louisville Rotary Club on Thursday.
The 10 year agreement includes rights to programming on Oaks and Derby days that will televised on both NBC and NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) and featured on the NBC digital platforms.
Sam Dekker scored 16 points and No. 14 Wisconsin shrugged off a slow start to beat Indiana 69-58 on Tuesday night.
The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 23, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week's ranking:
Led by late plays from both Montrezl Harrell and Russ Smith, the Louisville Cards won a thriller over Cincinnati 58 to 57 Saturday afternoon in the Queen City.
Bellarmine shot a blistering 64.5% from the field on their way to a 106-63 win at St. Joseph's College on Thursday.
The University of Louisville football program will be well represented at the NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday, as five former Cardinals are set to compete. NFL executives, coaches, scouts and college football's top pro prospects will gather today to officially kick off festivities at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
SOCHI, Russia (AP) - Adelina Sotnikova gave Russia its first Olympic gold medal in women's figure skating with a stunning upset of defending champion Yuna Kim of South Korea on Thursday at the Sochi Games.
UofL assistant coach Sam Purcell begins practice by going over the scouting report. He goes over it with nine guys, all UofL students.