Found December 16, 2012 on
Louisville started slow but ended up rallying to beat Memphis 87-78.
The game was built up all week to be less of the rivalry game that Louisville fans remembered and more of a “friendly” rivalry. Well you could tell from the start that wasnt the case, it got very physical, very quickly. To put it in perspective, how many times can you say that every 5 minutes there someone was on the floor hurt or limping to the bench. Russ Smith suffered an ankle sprain, Montrezl Harrell and Chane Behanan were both seen shaken up, Stephen Van Tresse was banged up also.
Russ Smith went down after landing on a Memphis players foot, following through on a shot. He was unable to put any weight through the foot while walking back to the bench. They taped him up and took him into the tunnel to test it out. When he came back out, you could tell he wasn’t healthy. He couldnt make a move to get past anybody and he could not elevate.
Then halftime happened and Russ Smith seemingly came out like the R...
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I hope everyone realizes how big of a win that was for Rick Pitino and the Louisville Cardinals. They fought back from 16-points down in the first half and despite being banged up from top to bottom; they did what they had to in order to win.
Memphis isn’t ranked despite being in the top 15 in the preseason, but that was a talented team Louisville beat today, 87-78. Head coach...
Angel Nunez will be moving on to another basketball program, transferring after the current semester, according to reports.
Nunez arrived at Louisville with a reputation as a shooter but defense comes first for Rick Pitino. Falling short in that department so we never saw much of his offensive prowess.
Pitino said that Nunez had recently suffered a concussion, one of...
Sidelined all season after a concussion, University of Louisville sophomore wing Angel Nunez has opted to transfer. Nunez will leave at the semester break.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - University of Louisville sophomore Chane Behanan picked a good time to have his best game of the season. The forward has struggled early on but had 22 points and three rebounds to lead the Cardinals from 16 points down in the first half to an 87-78 victory over Memphis at the FedEx Forum.
Charlie Strong and the Louisville football program hosted five official visitors over the weekend. The big recruiting weekend led to two commitments from class of 2013 prospects.
Richard Benjamin, a 6-foot-1 prospect from Tampa, Fla., had verbally committed to Louisville via his Twitter account earlier this week after an in-home visit from with Louisville asst. coach Pat Moorer....
Steve Jones of the Courier-Journal is reporting that Reggie Bonnafon, a junior prospect at Trinity High School could make his college decision within the next month. Charlie Strong and the Louisville Cardinals appear to be the favorite.
Bonnafon is rated as a 3-star prospect and considered to be one of the top dual threat quarterbacks in the 2014 class. He spent most of his junior...
University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong hosted five official visits this weekend and two gave verbal commitments on Sunday. The latest is junior-college quarterback Brett Nelson, who confirmed with Cardinal Authority.
Two true freshmen linebackers have played a major role for the University of Louisville defense this season. Keith Brown and James Burgess Jr., have both started games and have come through for the Cardinals.