Posted July 07, 2013 on
University of Louisville forward Wayne Blackshear started 34 games during the program's NCAA Championship winning run last season. The junior expects to fulfill a larger role as the Cardinals defend their title.

Montrezl Harrell Earns Gold Medal With Team USA

Louisville sophomore-to-be Montrezl Harrell earned a gold medal on Sunday afternoon as the U19 U.S. National Team defeated Serbia 82-68 in the FIBA U19 World Champions. Harrell earned a gold medal last year competing for the U18 team. Harrell totaled a team-high 17 points, four rebounds, four blocked shots and hit 8-of-16 field goals in 28 minutes in the championship game. The United...

Photos: Louisville Cardinals Release New Adidas Football Cleats For 2013

The Louisville Cardinals had an insane athletic year in numerous sports in 2012-13, but are looking to make even more of a splash in football this season. With Teddy Bridgewater back in the mix leading the team, expectations are high, and the team decided that it should dress for success too. Today, pictures of the new cleats that the Cards will be wearing in 2013 were released:...

Luke Hancock Shooting Lights Out In Russia

Luke Hancock is one of three Louisville men’s and women’s basketball players representing the United States this summer. Montrezl Harrell won a gold medal on Sunday as the U19 U.S. Team claimed the 2013 FIBA World Championships. Lady Card Shoni Schimmel is competing for the USA World University Games women’s team. After multiple scrimmages and exhibition games, the USA’s...

Louisville Cardinals unveil awesome new football cleats

Adidas has been unveiling awesome new cleats for their schools to wear next season.  They started with Texas A&M and followed up with Nebraska, and now the Louisville Cardinals have gotten their own.  These cleats are absolutely awesome, the Cardinals logo paired with the old english L on the back works fantastically with the black and red color scheme.  I’m assuming that...

Rick Pitino Will Sign 400 More Makers Mark Bottles

If you’re one of the thousands of people who were fortunate enough to get your hands on a commemorative Rick Pitino Makers Mark Bottle, but wasn’t able to get a ticket to the bottling signing event in early June, you’ll soon have another chance. Louisville SID Kenny Klein announced on Sunday night that Pitino would have another bottle signing event on July 14 at 4 p.m. The...

Cliff Alexander Will Take An Official Visit To Louisville

Rick Pitino and the Louisville basketball program is expected to receive an official visit from one of the top centers in the 2014 class. Cliff Alexander, a 6-foot-9, 230-pound, prospect from Chicago, IL., tells Steve Jones of the Courier-Journal that he plans to take an official visit to Louisville within the next few months. Alexander recently trimmed his list to ten schools with...

Pitino bottles signed; Final Four chairs

University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino will be signing 400 more of the commemorative Maker’s Mark Bottles and fans have a chance to purchase a chair used at the Final Four – signed. Check out all the details here.

Harrell helps lead U.S. team to gold

Montrezl Harrell won a national championship in April and is now a gold medalist. The University of Louisville sophomore forward helped the U.S. team won the FIBA 19-Under World Championship on Sunday in the Czech Republic.

US team thumps United Arab Emirates, 140-46

Luke Hancock, of the University of Louisville, is captured by a photographer moments before the parade of national teams during the World University Games in Russia. He scored nine points in 14 minutes of play during a 140-46 romp over United Arab Emirates in the opening basketball game Sunday.  (Photo from World University Games site.)

Teddy Bridgewater, Hakeem Smith & Calvin Pryor Named To Award Watch Lists

On Monday morning the Maxwell Football Club announced its watch lists for the 77th annual Maxwell Award and the 19th annual Bednarik Award. Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is one of 76 players to be named to the initial watch list for the Maxwell Award. Louisville safeties Hakeem Smith and Calvin Pryor have both been added to the initial watch list for the Bednarik Award...

Louisville Football Gets Custom Edition Cleats From Adidas

Charlie Strong and the Louisville football program is expected to have one of the best season’s in school history in 2013. The Cards have a chance to run the table and possibly play for a national championship. Apparently they’ll be doing all of this with a slightly different look. UofL social media director Nick Stover Tweeted out a photo of the Louisville football team’s...

Trio of Cardinals Named to Watch Lists

University of Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was named to the Maxwell Award List, while safeties Calvin Pryor and Hakeem Smith were chosen to the Bednarik watch list.
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