Found April 29, 2013 on College Spun:
Kevin Ware has had a whirlwind 2013. Since breaking his leg against Duke in the 2013 NCAA Tournament, the Louisville guard has become a national celebrity. His status may have reached an all-time high this weekend. Ware was a guest of CNN at the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner this past Saturday night, and got to hang with people like Piers Morgan and Sanjay Gupta.  Here are some pictures from the event. Ware looks pretty fly in that tuxedo. Louisville sophomore guard Kevin Ware is on his way to a reception preceding the White House Correspondents’ Dinner… — Kenny Klein (@KKcards) April 27, 2013 Kevin Ware Louisville basketball star who broke leg on air: he’s better! Our @sanjayguptacnn giving him health tips!… — Christiane Amanpour (@camanpour) April 28, 2013 Louisville guard Kevin Ware @_billionairebev looking sharp at the White House Correspondents Dinner last night #L1C4… — Kenn...

Kevin Ware Sends Out “Last Tweet”, Implies Louisville Basketball May Now Have A Twitter Ban

If we’re to believe Kevin Ware’s latest tweet, Louisville’s basketball team may now be banned from using Twitter moving forward. The Cardinals guard, still recovering from his broken leg injury in March, sent out the below just now: This is my last tweet. All the support from fans was well appreciated but its a team rule. Losers like tmz is a prime example why I don’t. —...

Kevin Ware gets a shout out at WH Correspondents’ Dinner

Christine Amanpour, who usually covers conflicts between warring nations for CNN, sent out a worldwide tweet on Kevin Ware at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner Saturday on Twitter: Kevin Ware Louisville basketball star who broke leg on air: he’s better! Our @sanjayguptacnn giving him health tips!… — Christiane Amanpour (@camanpour) April 28, 2013  

Top Point Guard In The 2014 Class Likes Louisville

Emmanuel Mudiay is considered to be the best point guard in the 2014 class. The 6-foot-4 185-pound Dallas native doesn’t appear to be making a college decision anytime soon, but he does list Louisville as one of the ten schools on his current list. Mudiay has Kentucky, Baylor, Arizona, Oklahoma State, Louisville, NC State, St. John’s, Kansas, Texas and SMU listed as the ten schools...

Pitino's stable a house of Cards

Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino is heavily into horses, which makes sense when you're a big name in Kentucky, and while Kentucky Derby competitor Goldencents may be the most prominent of his equine investments, Pitino has several other horses that he has put a more personal stamp on. Pitino has purchased several thoroughbreds over the years -- he actually owns...

Louisville G Kevin Ware Attends White House Correspondents’ Dinner (Photos)

Louisville guard Kevin Ware pulled at the nations heartstrings after breaking his leg during an NCAA tournament win against the Duke Blue Devils. Ware’s Cardinal teammates used his injury as fuel for a NCAA Championship run.  Ware is now recovering from his injury but took a few hours away from rehab to attend the White Correspondents’ dinner as a guest of CNN according to the...

JCPS Broke Rules Allowing Siva & Dieng To Have Autograph Sessions

Since the college basketball season ended earlier this month, Peyton Siva and Gorgui Dieng have been making their rounds throughout the Kentuckiana area making appearances and signing autographs. Siva and Dieng have made appearances at retail stores, restaurants and schools over the past couple of weeks. is reporting that twelve of the Jefferson County Public Schools...

Kyle Kuric Having A Solid Rookie Season In Spain

Former Louisville swingman Kyle Kuric is having a solid rookie season with Asefa Estudiantes in Madrid, Spain. In 32 games this season, Kuric is averaging 10.2 points off of the bench and shooting 40% from three point range  for Estudiantes. The Evansville native has been playing his best basketball as a professional in recent weeks. Kuric is averaging 20.6 points in his last three...

Russ Smith & Luke Hancock Named Team Captains For 2013-14

Rick Pitino had a press conference this afternoon to officially introduce new assistant coach Mike Balado and name the team captains for next season. Seniors Luke Hancock and Russ Smith have been named your team captains for 2013-14. Hancock was a team captain on last year’s championship team along with Peyton Siva. The George Mason transfer went 5 for 5 from 3-point range and...

Theo Pinson Still A Top Target For Louisville In 2014

It’s been nearly a year since, Theo Pinson, a 6-foot-5 swing man from High Point, N.C., picked up a scholarship offer from Louisville. The five-star prospect isn’t someone that we’ve heard a lot about in recent months, but the interest between Pinson and Louisville is still mutual and very strong. Louisville assistant coach Kevin Keatts has established a solid relationship...

Hard Work In The Weight Room Made The Difference For Terry Rozier

Rather they’ll admit it or not, there was a portion of the Louisville fan base that had negative things to say when Terry Rozier verbally committed on September, 11, 2011. At that time, before Montrezl Harrell and Mangok Mathiang were even thought of, Rozier was Louisville’s one-man 2012 recruiting class. Nearly 20-months later, Rozier still hasn’t played a game as a Louisville...

NBA teams are 'bullish' on Dieng

University of Louisville junior center Gorgui Dieng will put his name in the June NBA Draft and his former coach – Rick Pitino said the interest level is high. A former U of L great who played in the NBA believes Dieng will be a success. Cardinal Authority has the story on the native of Senegal.

Louisville keping tabs on D'Angelo Russell

The University of Louisville basketball staff has paid a lot of attention to former Central High School star D’Angelo Russell in the past week. The Cardinals have evaluated Russell in two AAU events, visited him at his prep school in Florida and he’s talked with Rick Pitino on the phone. Cardinal Authority has the story.

ESPN Ranks Louisville Football No. 4 In Their Preseason Poll

Charlie Strong and the Louisville football program are coming off one of the best seasons in school history. The Cardinals are coming off a BCS bowl win and return nearly every key contributor from last season’s team. published their 2013 Preseason Top 25 poll on Monday afternoon with Louisville coming it at No. 4. 4. Louisville Cardinals Previous rank: 8 Is there a...

Chris Jones named national Player of the Year

University of Louisville signee Chris Jones has been named Junior College National Player of the Year by the NABC. Jones, who will enroll at U of L in June, is slated to be Peyton Siva’s replacement in the Cardinals’ lineup at point guard.
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