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The Montgomery Advertiser declared Syracuse to be the National Champion after beating Michigan, while showing a picture of Louisville Cardinals’ forward Chane Behanan. Nothing like a little double-checking of the front page prior to sending it to print.
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Louisville Cardinals men's basketball coach Rick Pitino led his team to the 2013 NCAA championship Monday night with an 82-76 win over the Michigan Wolverines.
Pitino probably expected to win the championship after getting the top seed in this year's NCAA tournament. What Pitino didn't expect, however, were the loud fireworks that went off a few seconds after the...
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...
Someday soon, Rick Pitino is going to have to explain the tattoo to his grandkids.
But first, he's going to tell them the story of how getting into the Hall of Fame might have been only the second best thing that happened to him on a serendipitous Monday in April.
Because barely 12 hours after Pitino became a member of one of the most exclusive clubs in sports, he did something...
Former Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Jared Lorenzen sent out a tweet with a picture of this shirt earlier this morning. Lorenzen was known for his massive size and Wildcats fans even created a Heisman campaign behind it. He ended up breaking all of Tim Couch’s career records at Kentucky and won a Super Bowl Ring with the New York Giants as a backup quarterback in Super Bowl...
Today, the Louisville women’s basketball team will compete against the UConn Huskies in New Orleans for the national championship. If the Cardinals are successful, Louisville will join UConn as only the second school in history to win the men’s and women’s basketball championships in the same year.
Unfortunately, if the Cards pull it off, the two teams won’t celebrate together...
Louisville Cardinals junior guard Russ Smith will be taking his talents to the 2013 NBA Draft.
Celebrate the Louisville Cardinals epic 2013 NCAA Basketball National Championship win with this We Rose shirt from adidas!
Rick Pitino received a phone call from President Obama, who congratulated him on Louisville's title and said he is "proud" Kevin Ware.
The Louisville Cardinals beat the Michigan Wolverines, 82-76, in the 2013 NCAA Championship game to give the school three total titles.
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.
Williams is rated as a 3-star prospect and has scholarship offers...
Charlie Strong is changing the culture of the Louisville football program. That has been said over and over since Strong was hired. The results on the football field aren’t the only thing changing around here. For the first time in about five or six years it looks like (fingers crossed) we’ll have nice weather for the annual spring game.
I realize all of you folks would have...
Our congrats go out to the Louisville Cardinals this morning after they sent the Big East to the history books in style with last night's National Championship win, but our minds are with Michigan fans waking up after another Final Four disappointment. If this can't cheer you up, nothing can.
ATLANTA (AP) Their best player was struggling and one of their main backups was on the bench with a broken legs.
Louisville still had more than enough to win its third national title.
Luke Hancock made four straight 3-pointers in the first half, and Peyton Siva and Chane Behanan had monster second halves to lead the top-seeded Cardinals to their first national title since 1986...
The Louisville Cardinals are you’re 2013 college basketball National Champions. Louisville defeated Michigan 82-76. After a crazy regular season where we saw the #1 team in the country fall numerous times, seems kind of wrong that the top overall seed in the tournament took home the trophy. However, the Cardinals deserved it 100%.
There were a few key factors that allowed Louisville...