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Bush League Chronicle:
The Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory is commemorating the city's most recent national championship with a limited edition baseball bat.On Monday, the Louisville Cardinals men's basketball team captured their third national championship in school history with a thrilling victory over the Michigan Wolverines.Louisville Slugger is hoping to cash in on this momentous occasion by combining their expertise in manufacturing bats with the passion for college basketball held by Louisvillians.Each officially licensed bat is laser engraved with both the Cardinals and the National Champions logo. Only 2,013 bats will be sold and each one will be engraved with its own unique number.The back of the bat features every score from every Louisville game in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. Additionally, the back also boasts a championship banner.The bats are being sold for $99.99, excluding shipping and handling charges, and can be found at this link.Louisville Slugger recently commemorated the Oscar Award win of Louisville native Jennifer Lawrence when she earned the title of Best Actress for her role in Silver Linings Playbook.Via Courier Journal
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Who to believe?
Russ Smith, who says he is undecided about whether he will enter the NBA draft? His dad who says Russ is gone?
Or Rick Pitino who says it is 50-50 whether Smith will return to play basketball at the University of Louisville next season?
Gorgui Dieng, who doesn’t seem at all to be infatuated by the NBA and its riches, and indicates that he is happy here?
The NCAA continues to make itself an easy target for criticism.Louisville's men's basketball team won their first national championship since 1986 Monday night by dispatching Michigan in a thrilling title game.On Tuesday, Louisville will look to make history by trying to become the second school in NCAA history to win both the men's and women's national titles in...
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The latest celebration Wednesday was a bit more structured as the NCAA champion Cardinals' men's team and runner-up women's squad received heroes' welcomes at the KFC Yum! Center. A near-capacity crowd awash in red thanked players and coaches for providing one of the most satisfying weeks ever with both playing for...
The 2013 NCAA Tournament is in the books, the Louisville Cardinals are National Champions, and that means we’ve got ourselves another “One Shining Moment” video.
Another else think it may be time for a new tune? No? Ok.
The string of good news for the University of Louisville continues. Around 2:30 this afternoon, Charlie Strong received his third commitment from the 2014 class.
Jeffrey Williams, a 6-foot 240-pound outside linebacker from Tallahassee, FL., has verbally committed to Louisville. H/T to Jody Demling for breaking the news.
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