University of Louisville

UofL basketball names King, Cunningham captains

University of Louisville graduate guard Christen Cunningham and junior guard/forward V.J. King were selected as team captains for the 2018-19 men's basketball season by a vote of their teammates.

UofL assistant football coach placed on administrative leave following DUI arrest

UofL football assistant coach Chris Klenakis is on administrative leave after police say he was driving under the influence early Sunday morning.

Alabama tops AP preseason college football poll

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and 2017 final ranking:

Cards RB Little injures knee, may miss season

Tobias Little, a redshirt sophomore from Atlanta, injured his knee in practice.

Recap of Cards' football Saturday scrimmage

With two weeks remaining until the University of Louisville football team takes the field for the 2018 season opener versus Alabama on Sept. 1, the Cardinals conducted their final major tune-up on Saturday morning at Cardinal Stadium.

Judge dismisses Rick Pitino's lawsuit against Adidas without prejudice

Former UofL basketball coach Rick Pitino's lawsuit against Adidas was dismissed Tuesday, after a judge sided with the company's assertion that the matter first needed to go to arbitration outside of the court.

Cards hold Football Media Day

Former Card McCoughtry out for rest of WNBA season

Angel McCoughtry will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury the Atlanta Dream announced Thursday just before their game against Los Angeles.

Petrino still hopes to have Jaylen Smith for the opener

Bobby Petrino knows a former UofL athlete who dealt with emergency surgery for appendicitis. So when his star receiver, Jaylen Smith, was sidelined with it last week, Petrino made a call.

Cards name four captains

University of Louisville football players Jawon Pass, Lukayus McNeil, Jonathan Greenard and Dee Smith have been named captains for the Cardinals'  2018 football team, as announced today by UofL Head Coach Bobby Petrino.

ACC Preview: It's Clemson (and maybe Miami) and everyone else

Where is the bottom? Every league has a bad team that everyone else beats up on. The Big 12 has Kansas. The Pac-12 has Oregon State. The Big 10 has Rutgers and Illinois. The SEC has Vanderbilt.

Billy Reed: Petrino 2.0 good, but could be better at UofL

Petrino's records since 2014 are 9-4, 8-5, 9-4 and 8-5. That's a pretty good run for any Atlantic Coast Conference team not named Clemson or Florida State.

UofL football star Jaylen Smith undergoes emergency surgery

Smith started 10 of the Cardinals' 13 games last season.

Cards recipe for Alabama is same for entire season: 'Work hard' and 'believe in each other'

UofL football has had high-profile season openers before -- archrival Kentucky, Miami in the first ACC game in school history, Auburn in the Chick-fil-A game in Atlanta, to name a few.

Road Trip Guide: Louisville vs. Alabama in Orlando

Look no further for your all-inclusive guide for this road trip, including directions, restaurant picks eating destinations and can't-miss landmarks. Safe travels and have fun!

2018 Road Trip Guide for UofL football fans

Have you heard? Louisville plays Alabama this year. But before you start googling hotels in Tuscaloosa, remember that the game is in Orlando this year.

Donovan Mitchell blasts Trump after president's Twitter hit on LeBron James

Late Friday night, Trump tweeted that CNN host Don Lemon "made Lebron look smart, which isn't easy to do."

Lamar Jackson shows flashes during NFL preseason debut for Ravens

2016 Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson saw his first action in the National Football League on Thursday night. A 17-16 Baltimore Ravens win over the Chicago Bears.

Petrino expects Cards offense to be even better in 2018

Bobby Petrino says he expects his offense to be even better with Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Lamar Jackson.

Donovan Mitchell wins ESPY for Best Breakthrough Athlete

Donovan Mitchell might not have won Rookie of the Year, but on Wednesday night he beat out Ben Simmons for an ESPY.

Professor makes gloomy prediction for former Cards suing NCAA

Final Four MVP Luke Hancock and several other players worked with the law firm Morgan and Morgan to challenge the NCAA. University of Ohio Professor David Ridpath broke down their chances in an interview with WAVE 3 News Anchor Scott Reynolds.

UofL basketball great Clifford Rozier dead at 45

UofL basketball great Clifford Rozier died Friday at the age of 45.

UofL skipper McDonnell named USA Baseball Collegiate National Team manager

Celebrated UofL Baseball Head Coach Dan McDonnell can add another recognition to his already long list, Team USA collegiate manager.

UofL's McDonnell named manager of 2019 Collegiate National Team

University of Louisville baseball head coach Dan McDonnell was named Friday as manager of the 2019 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team. McDonnell completed his 12th season with the Cardinals in 2018 accumulating a 554-222 overall record during that time while earning National Coach of the Year honors in 2007 and 2017.

Rick Pitino's tell-all memoir due out in September

The former Louisville coach has a memoir coming in September that will "lay all his cards on the table," Diversion Books announced Monday.

Cards add walk-on from division III Colby College

Matt Hanna, a 5-9, 165-pound guard from Milford, Mass., who played a season at Colby College, has joined the University of Louisville men's basketball team as a walk-on.

Former UofL basketball strength and conditioning coach joins ProFormance Fitness

A familiar face to many Cardinal fans, Ray Ganong recently retired from UofL, but announced a new venture just days later.

Nwora Scores 36 For Nigeria in FIBA Qualifier

(Courtesy: UofL Athletics) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - University of Louisville forward Jordan Nwora completed a successful venture as a member of the Nigeria national team in the 2018 FIBA World Cup African Qualifiers on June 29-July 1 at the Indoor Sports Hall of National Stadium in Lagos, Nigeria. Nwora totaled 36 points, five rebounds, four assists and four steals for Nigeria in a 93-53 victory over Mali on July 1.  His 36 points is the most ever scored by a Nigerian player in a ...

Corey Taylor Sports Performance is helping area NFL players stay in shape

It's the offseason for NFL players, but with training camp right around the corner, the time to get in shape is now.

Oladipo wins, Mitchell, Davis come up short at NBA Awards

Former Indiana University star Victor Oladipo won the NBA Most Improved Player Award tonight at the NBA Awards in Santa Monica, California.

Cards land graduate transfer Khwan Fore from Richmond

Khwan Fore, a starting guard for the last two seasons at the University of Richmond, has signed a financial aid agreement at the University of Louisville to play his final collegiate basketball season with the Cardinals.

Graduate transfer Khwan Fore to play final season at UofL

Former Richmond Spider Khwan Fore is headed to Louisville for his last season, UofL confirmed Monday.

Akoy Agau returning to UofL

Akoy Agau, a 6-8, 235-pound forward who played his freshman year at the University of Louisville, has joined the Cardinals' men's basketball roster as a graduate transfer.

UofL's Spalding picked No. 56 by Philadelphia, then traded

Former UofL forward Ray Spalding was the 56th pick in the NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night.

Eight Cards Picked in MLB Draft

(Courtesy: UofL Athletics) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - For the third straight season, the University of Louisville baseball team had eight players selected in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft as five Cardinals were chosen on the final day of the 2018 edition Wednesday afternoon. Junior righthanded pitcher Riley Thompson was selected in the 11th round (338th overall) by the Chicago Cubs, junior righty Sam Bordner went in the 16th round (477th overall) to the Miami Marlins and j...

UofL Softball's Pearsall Retires

(Courtesy: UofL Athletics) Sandy Pearsall, who has served as the University of Louisville’s head softball coach for the last 19 seasons since the program’s inception, has announced her retirement effective immediately.  Pearsall guided the Cardinals to 718 wins, six conference championships, 13 NCAA regional appearances and four regional finals. Her teams produced 30 or more wins 17 times, tallying eight seasons with at least 40 victories. “It is with mixed em...

UofL's Mann, Wolf Picked in MLB Draft

(Courtesy: UofL Athletics) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - University of Louisville junior lefthanded pitcher Adam Wolf and junior infielder Devin Mann were each selected in the fifth round of the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Tuesday afternoon. Wolf went 135th overall to the Detroit Tigers and Mann was chosen 164th by the Los Angeles Dodgers. Named as a 2018 Baseball America Third Team All-American, Wolf closed his third collegiate season with an 8-2 record, 2.63 ERA, 109 ...

UofL's Cason qualifies for U.S. Women's Open

University of Louisville women's golf's Olivia Cason on Wednesday won the sectional qualifier in Pennsylvania and secured a spot in the 73rd U.S. Women's Open Championship.