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On yesterday afternoon’s radio show I spent the first segment talking about Mike Marra’s torn ACL and how it will affect this year’s team. I realize the news was a little dated, but Tuesday was my first opportunity to really discuss it in full length.
When mentioning some of the brighter moments in Mike’s Louisville career, a caller reminded me of a video on YouTube of Marra dunking in prep school alumni game.
Although we never saw this type of athleticism from Mike during his two seasons at Louisville that was pretty impressive. Regardless of the level of competition you’re playing against, that was one of the more impressive dunks I’ve ever seen from a high school kid.
They can’t take that one away from you, Mike. Never!
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Cardinal senior point guard Peyton Siva posed for his Instragram followers this afternoon modeling Louisville’s new white home uniforms.Not any huge changes from last year. The only noticeable differences is the font for the jersey number and the shorts look to have a slight change in style.Your thoughts?
With the 2012-13 college basketball season quickly approaching, the Sporting News has been flooding their college hoops section of the website with content this week. Yesterday they released their pre-season All American Teams along with a list of players who could have breakout seasons. Today they released their full preseason top 25 poll. Louisville came in at No. 2 behind only...
The online version of the 2012-13 Louisville Basketball media guide is now available at UofLSports.com.
It comes as no surprise that Peyton Siva and Gorgui Dieng were chosen to grace the front-cover. This is just another reason to get excited about basketball season.
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Charlie Strong has brought in a quarterback in each of the last three recruiting class. Teddy Brigdewater in 2011, Will Gardner 2012 and now Kyle Bolin in 2013. I didn’t expect the quarterback position to be a focus for Louisville’s 2014 class, but Drew Barker, a 6-foot-3 pro-style quarterback from Conner High School in Burlington, Kentucky holds an offer from the Cards.
The University of Louisville football team is just five games into the season but already coach Charlie Strong is rumored as a candidate for other jobs next season. Strong was asked about the rumors on a national radio show and then responded to local reporters after Wednesday’s practice.
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@JD_Coffey joined me in studio to recap the weekend that was. The phone lines were full for the majority of the show as we took calls from listeners and let them share their thoughts on what to take away from Saturday’s game.
Don’t forget to tune-in on Tuesday. I’ll...
University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong and his staff are using an open week to try and help the Cardinals improve. Even with a 5-0 record, Strong said the team is working on fundamentals and trying to get better.