Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 9/4/13
I don’t think it’s out of line to say that Charlie Strong gets upset when the Card March isn’t a success. Anytime there has been a lack-luster crowd since he’s been hired, Strong has found a spot to sneak in a comment about the lack of fans. He even went as far as comparing Louisville fans to the arch rival “Big Blue Nation,” last season following a poor showing for the Senior Day Card March against UConn. Since the Louisville fans showed up in a big way to New Orleans for the Sugar Bowl in January, Coach Strong has had nothing, but great things to say about the fan support. He continued that on Tuesday during his weekly press conference. “Well it carried over from the Sugar Bowl. We have some of the most passionate fans,” Strong says. “When we pulled up to Card March on Sunday, all our players were looking out the windows saying, ‘Oh my god.’ It was the first time when we came off the interstate they had to move traffic with the buses coming through. To have that feeling that they ...
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