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  • Tuesday marks deadline for UofL, Pitino to respond to NCAA's sex scandal accusations

    Tuesday marks deadline for UofL, Pitino to respond to NCAA's sex scandal accusations

    Tuesday, January 17 2017 9:49 AM EST2017-01-17 14:49:32 GMT

    The university could face additional penalties beyond what it's already self-imposed, including additional postseason bans, a suspension of its Hall of Fame coach and even the vacation of its 2013 national championship.

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    The university could face additional penalties beyond what it's already self-imposed, including additional postseason bans, a suspension of its Hall of Fame coach and even the vacation of its 2013 national championship.

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  • Bob Valvano: Self-imposed ban is 'terrible decision'

    Bob Valvano: Self-imposed ban is 'terrible decision'

    Sunday, February 7 2016 9:42 PM EST2016-02-08 02:42:24 GMT
    Sunday, February 21 2016 9:55 PM EST2016-02-22 02:55:09 GMT

    After some short reflection... I have spent the better part of the weekend rolling the decision by the University of Louisville to self-impose a postseason ban for this men's basketball team around in my mind, and I must tell you, I think it's a terrible decision, more so now than when it first came out.

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    After some short reflection... I have spent the better part of the weekend rolling the decision by the University of Louisville to self-impose a postseason ban for this men's basketball team around in my mind, and I must tell you, I think it's a terrible decision, more so now than when it first came out.

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  • Former Card disputes claims of prostitution

    Former Card disputes claims of prostitution

    Monday, October 12 2015 10:49 AM EDT2015-10-12 14:49:53 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 9:42 AM EDT2015-10-20 13:42:38 GMT
    Terrence Williams told TMZ Sports that he never paid for escorts, and he doesn't believe claims that others did.More >>
    Terrence Williams told TMZ Sports that he never paid for escorts, and he doesn't believe claims that others did.More >>
  • Katina Powell's lawyers speaks out following UofL's postseason ban

    Katina Powell's lawyers speaks out following UofL's postseason ban

    Katina Powell's lawyer, Larry Wilder, stopped by WAVE 3 News following University of Louisville President James Ramsey's announcement of a self-imposed postseason ban. More >>

    Katina Powell's lawyer, Larry Wilder, stopped by WAVE 3 News following University of Louisville President James Ramsey's announcement of a self-imposed postseason ban.

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  • 'Breaking Cardinal Rules' author hires well known attorney

    'Breaking Cardinal Rules' author hires well known attorney

    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:02 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:02 GMT
    The woman who claims she was paid to have sex with University of Louisville basketball recruits has now hired a well known attorney.More >>
    The woman who claims she was paid to have sex with University of Louisville basketball recruits has now hired a well known attorney.More >>
  • 'Breaking Cardinal Rules' author to appear on national TV

    'Breaking Cardinal Rules' author to appear on national TV

    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:02 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:02 GMT
    The book is based on Powell’s allegations she was paid by former University of Louisville player and staff member Andre McGee to provide women - including three of her own daughters - to dance and have sex with the players, recruits, and in some cases, the recruits' fathers.More >>
    The book is based on Powell’s allegations she was paid by former University of Louisville player and staff member Andre McGee to provide women - including three of her own daughters - to dance and have sex with the players, recruits, and in some cases, the recruits' fathers.More >>
  • Lawyer: Women's photos in Powell's book had 'nothing to do with prostitution'

    Lawyer: Women's photos in Powell's book had 'nothing to do with prostitution'

    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:00 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:00 GMT
    Katina Powell and the cover of her book. (Source: WAVE 3 News Archives)Katina Powell and the cover of her book. (Source: WAVE 3 News Archives)
    Attorneys representing 11 women went to court Monday to make Katina Powell pay for what they say are false allegations in her tell-all book 'Breaking Cardinal Rules.More >>

    Attorneys representing 11 women went to court Monday to make Katina Powell pay for what they say are false allegations in her tell-all book 'Breaking Cardinal Rules.

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  • Breaking Cardinal Rules investigation: What's at stake?

    Breaking Cardinal Rules investigation: What's at stake?

    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:00 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:00 GMT
    The NCAA and the University of Louisville are  investigating Katina Powell's salacious allegations. But what does the investigation entail and how long will the investigation take?More >>
    The NCAA and the University of Louisville are  investigating Katina Powell's salacious allegations. But what does the investigation entail and how long will the investigation take?More >>
  • From madam to legitimate business owner, Katina Powell's business past

    From madam to legitimate business owner, Katina Powell's business past

    Friday, February 5 2016 2:07 PM EST2016-02-05 19:07:00 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:06 PM EST2016-02-05 19:06:59 GMT
    From sexy images of Katina Powell, to a more studious one, the former madam at the center of a scandal involving the University of Louisville men’s basketball program was once serious about starting a legitimate business.More >>
    From sexy images of Katina Powell, to a more studious one, the former madam at the center of a scandal involving the University of Louisville men’s basketball program was once serious about starting a legitimate business.More >>
  • Student claims book scandal is damaging degree, files suit against Katina Powell

    Student claims book scandal is damaging degree, files suit against Katina Powell

    Friday, February 5 2016 2:06 PM EST2016-02-05 19:06:59 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:06 PM EST2016-02-05 19:06:59 GMT
    A University of Louisville student has filed a lawsuit against Katina Powell and IBJ Book Publishing claiming a book co-written by Powell is damaging the quality of her degree.More >>
    A University of Louisville student has filed a lawsuit against Katina Powell and IBJ Book Publishing claiming a book co-written by Powell is damaging the quality of her degree.More >>
  • Powell's lack of cooperation doesn't mean UofL investigations are over

    Powell's lack of cooperation doesn't mean UofL investigations are over

    Friday, February 5 2016 2:06 PM EST2016-02-05 19:06:59 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:06 PM EST2016-02-05 19:06:59 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - It appears that the self-proclaimed madam's media blitz is coming to an end. After a week of telling her story of prostitutes and University of Louisville recruiting to several different national media outlets, Katina Powell's attorney says she will talk no more without a promise of immunity - especially not to investigators with police, UofL or the NCAA.More >>
    After a week of telling her story of prostitutes and University of Louisville recruiting to several different national media outlets, Katina Powell's attorney says she will talk no more without a promise of immunity - especially not to investigators with police, UofL or the NCAA.More >>
  • Katina Powell files motion to dismiss student's claims

    Katina Powell files motion to dismiss student's claims

    Friday, February 5 2016 2:06 PM EST2016-02-05 19:06:59 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:06 PM EST2016-02-05 19:06:59 GMT
    On Dec. 5, Katina Powell filed a motion to dismiss the claims against her by women who allege her book “Breaking Cardinal Rules" damaged the worth of their degrees from the University of Louisville. More >>

    On Dec. 5, Katina Powell filed a motion to dismiss the claims against her by women who allege her book “Breaking Cardinal Rules" damaged the worth of their degrees from the University of Louisville.

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  • WAVE 3 News Editorial - October 20, 2015: Cardinal Accusations

    WAVE 3 News Editorial - October 20, 2015: Cardinal Accusations

    Tuesday, October 20 2015 4:45 PM EDT2015-10-20 20:45:52 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 5:48 PM EDT2015-10-20 21:48:08 GMT
    Quality coaches, players, administrators, programs and facilities are top of mind thoughts when referencing University of Louisville athletics. It is a shame the current narrative regarding basketball recruiting clouds the rest. Let's not make it that way.More >>
    Quality coaches, players, administrators, programs and facilities are top of mind thoughts when referencing University of Louisville athletics. It is a shame the current narrative regarding basketball recruiting clouds the rest. Let's not make it that way.More >>
  • Recent history of self-imposed NCAA penalties

    Recent history of self-imposed NCAA penalties

    Tuesday, October 20 2015 4:52 PM EDT2015-10-20 20:52:45 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 5:29 PM EDT2015-10-20 21:29:38 GMT
    With the University of Louisville under an NCAA investigation over allegations of providing dancers and prostitution for basketball players and recruits, many fans wonder what possible penalties the program could face.More >>
    With the University of Louisville under an NCAA investigation over allegations of providing dancers and prostitution for basketball players and recruits, many fans wonder what possible penalties the program could face.More >>
  • UofL investigating book's sexual allegations involving basketball team

    UofL investigating book's sexual allegations involving basketball team

    Friday, October 2 2015 4:35 PM EDT2015-10-02 20:35:35 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 9:42 AM EDT2015-10-20 13:42:39 GMT
    The University of Louisville is investigating allegations made in a new book that a former men's basketball staff member paid escorts to dance and have sex with players and recruits, according to Yahoo! Sports, which has obtained an advanced copy of the book. More >>
    The University of Louisville is investigating allegations made in a new book that a former men's basketball staff member paid escorts to dance and have sex with players and recruits, according to Yahoo! Sports, which has obtained an advanced copy of the book. More >>
  • UofL fans react to allegations against basketball team

    UofL fans react to allegations against basketball team

    Saturday, October 3 2015 11:30 PM EDT2015-10-04 03:30:30 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 9:42 AM EDT2015-10-20 13:42:39 GMT
    Saturday’s University of Louisville men’s basketball scrimmage was supposed to give fans a first look at a new, young team, but many were also talking about new allegations surrounding the program.More >>
    Saturday’s University of Louisville men’s basketball scrimmage was supposed to give fans a first look at a new, young team, but many were also talking about new allegations surrounding the program.More >>
  • 'Breaking Cardinal Rules' soars to top of Amazon bestseller lists

    'Breaking Cardinal Rules' soars to top of Amazon bestseller lists

    Sunday, October 4 2015 2:59 PM EDT2015-10-04 18:59:11 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 9:42 AM EDT2015-10-20 13:42:38 GMT
    Just two days after it's release, the tell-all book alleging escorts were hired for University of Louisville players and recruits is topping charts, turning a self-proclaimed 'escort queen' and high school dropout into a best-selling author.More >>
    Just two days after it's release, the tell-all book alleging escorts were hired for University of Louisville players and recruits is topping charts, turning a self-proclaimed 'escort queen' and high school dropout into a best-selling author.More >>
  • The fallout from 'Breaking Cardinal Rules'

    The fallout from 'Breaking Cardinal Rules'

    Sunday, October 4 2015 7:53 PM EDT2015-10-04 23:53:26 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 9:42 AM EDT2015-10-20 13:42:38 GMT
    (Source: IBJ Book Publishing)(Source: IBJ Book Publishing)
    WAVE 3 News take a detailed look back at the weekend that included allegations, accusations, investigations, pontifications and one big publication involving the University of Louisville men's basketball program. More >>
    WAVE 3 News take a detailed look back at the weekend that included allegations, accusations, investigations, pontifications and one big publication involving the University of Louisville men's basketball program. More >>
  • Attorney discusses probable outcome of UofL investigation

    Attorney discusses probable outcome of UofL investigation

    Monday, October 5 2015 11:57 PM EDT2015-10-06 03:57:05 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 9:42 AM EDT2015-10-20 13:42:38 GMT
    A Louisville attorney says it's unlikely that criminal charges will stem from Powell's admissions in the book.More >>
    A Louisville attorney says it's unlikely that criminal charges will stem from Powell's admissions in the book.More >>
  • Report: Ex-Louisville recruit confirms 'gist' of book's allegations

    Report: Ex-Louisville recruit confirms 'gist' of book's allegations

    Thursday, October 8 2015 12:09 PM EDT2015-10-08 16:09:44 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 9:42 AM EDT2015-10-20 13:42:38 GMT
    An ex-University of Louisville men's basketball recruit confirmed to an NCAA investigator this week that the basis of allegations being made in a new book involving paid escorts are true, according to a CBS Sports report.More >>
    An ex-University of Louisville men's basketball recruit confirmed to an NCAA investigator this week that the basis of allegations being made in a new book involving paid escorts are true, according to a CBS Sports report.More >>
  • Two Former Cards Defend the Program

    Two Former Cards Defend the Program

    Monday, October 12 2015 7:26 PM EDT2015-10-12 23:26:23 GMT
    Monday, October 12 2015 7:26 PM EDT2015-10-12 23:26:23 GMT
    Former Louisville basketball stars Luke Hancock and Mike Marra spoke with the media Monday afternoon about the recent allegations surrounding the Louisville Basketball program.  “When the allegations first came out I said I wasn’t gonna come out and speak about it, but when people who don’t know anything about the situation start posting articles about the University and Rick Pitino I felt the need to come out and voice my opinion because it’s hurtful and n...More >>
    Former Louisville basketball stars Luke Hancock and Mike Marra spoke with the media Monday afternoon about the recent allegations surrounding the Louisville Basketball program.  “When the allegations first came out I said I wasn’t gonna come out and speak about it, but when people who don’t know anything about the situation start posting articles about the University and Rick Pitino I felt the need to come out and voice my opinion because it’s hurtful and n...More >>
  • Former UofL Recruit Questioned by NCAA

    Former UofL Recruit Questioned by NCAA

    Thursday, October 8 2015 12:18 AM EDT2015-10-08 04:18:26 GMT
    Thursday, October 8 2015 12:18 AM EDT2015-10-08 04:18:25 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The NCAA has talked with Ohio State freshman JaQuan Lyle, whose recruitment by Louisville is mentioned in a book by an escort alleging that strippers danced and had sex with Cardinals players and prospects.OSU spokesman Dan Wallenberg confirmed via email that Lyle met Tuesday with the NCAA, as first reported Wednesday by Yahoo Sports. The email did not mention Louisville, but noted there were no issues at Ohio State.Former Cardinals forward Chane Behanan didn't h...More >>
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The NCAA has talked with Ohio State freshman JaQuan Lyle, whose recruitment by Louisville is mentioned in a book by an escort alleging that strippers danced and had sex with Cardinals players and prospects.OSU spokesman Dan Wallenberg confirmed via email that Lyle met Tuesday with the NCAA, as first reported Wednesday by Yahoo Sports. The email did not mention Louisville, but noted there were no issues at Ohio State.Former Cardinals forward Chane Behanan didn't h...More >>
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