The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through March 9, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week's ranking:
Russ Smith, Luke Hancock, Tim Henderson, and Stephan Van Treese all enjoyed their Senior Day as the Cards demolished Connecticut 81 to 48 Saturday afternoon at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville.
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.
University of Louisville starting point guard Chris Jones was dealing with much more Wednesday night than trying to get a tough road win for the Cards. He was mourning the loss of his step-brother who was shot and killed Saturday in Memphis. Thursday night, Louisville Coach Rick Pitino talked about the support around his player.
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.
One of the biggest basketball games of the season for the University of Louisville Women had people driving hundreds of miles in snow storms to get to the KFC Yum!Center, but it had nothing to do with playing top ranked Uconn. Native Americans wanted to see their sports icon Shoni Schimmel play in her last regular season home game as a Cardinal.
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.
Louisville's challenge against top-ranked Connecticut in Monday night's American Athletic Conference matchup is no different from last month.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Chris Crawford hit a 3-pointer with 1:36 left to put Memphis ahead to stay, and the 21st-ranked Tigers beat seventh-ranked Louisville 72-66 Saturday, sweeping the season series from
A big game is on the line Monday night as the top ranked Connecticut women come to town to play the University of Louisville Cardinals. It's an important game for Head Coach Jeff Walz and company against the top ranked team in the country, but it's also senior night and fans from all of the country will in the stands.
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.
UofL assistant coach Sam Purcell begins practice by going over the scouting report. He goes over it with nine guys, all UofL students.
The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 16, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week's ranking:
Montrezl Harrell scored a career-high 22 points and No. 13 Louisville built a 30-point first-half lead en route to an 82-58 victory over Temple on Friday night.
Shoni Schimmel scored 21 points and No. 4 Louisville held off Temple 60-50 on Wednesday night.
Louisville junior righty Nick Burdi was named First Team Preseason All-America by Baseball America on Monday, the fourth such preseason honor for the Cardinals' hard-throwing closer.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Russ Smith scored 27 points and Luke Hancock added 16 to help No. 12 Louisville pull away from Central Florida 87-70 on Saturday night. Despite several rough spots that allowed