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One of the top targets for Rick Pitino’s 2014 recruiting class is 6-foot-10, 245-pound forward Trey Lyles.
The former Indiana commit was in Louisville over the weekend participating in the Kentucky vs. Indiana Junior All Star Game. Lyles has had Louisville towards the top of his list for quite some time and that doesn’t appear to be changing anytime soon.
The Indianapolis native told reporters following Saturday’s All Star game that he speaks with Rick Pitino a couple of times per week. Shortly after winning the national championship, Pitino traveled to Indianapolis for an in home visit.
It has been assumed for a couple of months now that Kentucky was the leader for Lyles, but Jerry Meyer, a national recruiting analyst frpm 247Sports.com seems to think Pitino’s hard work is paying off. Earlier this week Meyer predicted that Lyles would eventually commit to Louisville. He is also considering Butler, Duke and UCLA.
Lyles averaged 22 points, 15 rebounds and 7 assists for Arsenal Tech d...
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If you were able to get your hands on a ticket for the exclusive Rick Pitino Makers Mark bottle signing that went on sale Monday morning, consider yourself lucky. According to the university, the 700 tickets sold out in just one minute. These tickets were only being sold online through the university’s official website.
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If you were able to get your Rick Pitino Makers Mark commemorative bottle signed on Thursday at the KFC Yum! Center, consider yourself lucky. Despite producing 12,600 of the bottles, there were only 700 tickets available for the exclusive signing, which sold out online in less than a minute.
There were quite a few Louisville fans who were a little upset about not being able to get...
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Photo via Instagram/BillionaireBev
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The Aaron's No. 55 car will be decked out in Louisville Cardinals national championship commemorative designs for the upcoming Quaker State 400.
You may or may not remember what Louisville Cardinals women's basketball coach Jeff Walz said after a comment that UConn Huskies head coach Geno Auriemma said during the 2013 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament.
So let's refresh your memory:
Auriemma: He wears an Italian tablecloth for a shirt. I was going to hire him for my restaurant.
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Brandon Radcliff, RB, Louisville. With Senorise Perry out this spring, Radcliff...
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The American Athletic Conference announced its first postseason tournament will be held at FedExForum from March 12-15, 2014. Each game of the 10-team round robin will be televised by the ESPN networks.
Following a stellar redshirt freshman season, University of Louisville wide receiver Michaelee Harris missed all of 2012 after suffering a torn ACL during Belk Bowl preparations. Harris recently spoke with Cardinal Authority about the 2012 season and his rehab progress.