Found August 06, 2013 on The Cardinal Connect:
Russ Smith was one of the multiple current and future Louisville Cardinals that participate in the Adidas Nations camp in Long Beach, CA. Russ’ team claimed the championship of the tournament that took place between the college counselors at the camp. Smith went up against his future backcourt mate Chris Jones in the championship game and led his team with 23-points on 16-shots. Jonathan Givony of was in attendance and said Russ was scoring at will and giving Jones a lot of trouble on defense. captured this highlight clip of Russ during one of the scrimmages at the camp. Despite being just a shade over 6-feet tall, Russ has proven that he can dunk, but he seems have a little bit of an extra bounce on this breakaway dunk.

Montrezl Harrell Will Miss Three Weeks With Hyper-Extended Knee

Louisville forward Montrezl Harrell had to leave the Adidas Nations event early on Sunday afternoon due to what was described as a “minor knee injury.” One media member in attendance at the event described it as a hamstring injury while other said it was his knee. Over the past 24-hours I’ve been asked multiple times by multiple people if there was any type of update on the...

Photo: Cardinals’ Weight Room Has “Teams That Could Slide In 2013: Louisville” ESPN Article Posted For Motivation

Louisville is a hot pick to reach the BCS National Championship Game this year. The Cardinals have (what appears to be) an easy schedule, a stud quarterback in Teddy Bridgewater, and a ton of returning starters from last year’s Sugar Bowl winning squad. Add in the recent news that former Auburn running back Michael Dyer will be joining the team and it’s obvious to see why many...

Day Two: Louisville football practice

Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater offers some advice to freshman receiver James Quick. Vance Bedford once started at cornerback for the University of Texas so he knows a thing or two about the position. Just ask Charles Gaines, who moved from wide receiver to cornerback this season for the University of Louisville football team. The teacher was matched up again the student briefly during...

Recapping Louisville’s First Open Practice

If searching for a word to describe the atmosphere at yesterday’s open practice, one couldn’t go wrong with electric. Hundreds of Cardinal fans made their way down to the Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium facilities to watch the reining Sugar Bowl Champions strap it up for the first time in what felt like forever. The most grueling stretch of the season, yesterday’s practice marked...

Cards' Hurtt back at work, for now

Clint Hurtt is back coaching the Louisville Cardinals as he awaits to hear the results from an NCAA investigation of the University of Miami. The Cardinals defensive line coach and recruiting coordinator returned for Tuesday's first practice after being placed on paid administrative leave this spring to allow him to respond to an NCAA letter of allegations that he received money...

Video: Charlie Strong Discusses The Addition Of Michael Dyer

With the 2013 fall camp getting underway today for the University of Louisville football team, Charlie Strong conducted a press conference this afternoon to take questions for the media. Coach Strong talked about multiple different things, but as you could expect, transfer Michael Dyer was the main topic. The first video below is Strong’s opening statement on the addition of Michael...

Charlie Strong Lands Another Commitment From A Defensive Tackle

Charlie Strong picked up his third commitment of the week on Wednesday night as Chris Nelson a 6-foot-2, 295-pound, defensive tackle from Lakeland, FL., verbally pledged to the Cards. Nelson is rated as a three star prospect and is the 25th commitment for Charlie Strong’s 2014 class. The Florida native chose Louisville over Iowa, Kentucky, Nebraska and North Carolina State. He...

Charlie Strong Lands Commitment From Three Star Linebacker

Louisville head football coach Charlie Strong received some great news on the opening day of fall camp. Strong has picked up a commitment from three-star linebacker. Isaac Stewart, a 6-foot-2, 225-pound, prospect from Matthews, N.C., informed the staff on Monday morning of his commitment. He had been favoring Louisville for quite some time. Steward chose Louisville over Purdue and...

Strong: Dyer will get zero tolerance along with opportunity

The Michael Dyer decision has weighed heavily on Charlie Strong’s mind since he received a phone call a couple of weeks ago from Arkansas Baptist College in Little Rock. It was Fitz Hill, an old friend, a former football coach and the current President at the college. “Fitz called and told he had a young man I might be interested in,” he said. “He never said his name in the...

Michael Dyer officially a Louisville Cardinal

Former Auburn University running back Michael Dyer is now a member of the University of Louisville football team. U of L coach Charlie Strong confirmed the addition to the roster on Monday afternoon. The Cardinals are preseason ranked No. 9 in the coaches’ poll and begin camp on Tuesday night.

Cards make the cut for Myles Turner

Myles Turner, the fastest rising big man in the Class of 2014 this spring and summer, has narrowed his list of colleges to eight. The Louisville Cardinals have made the cut for the 7-footer.

Charlie Strong impressed with fans, team

University of Louisville head coach Charlie Strong visited with the media following practice on Wednesday and made a point in thanking the many fans that attended the two open practices.

Notebook: Charlie Strong Press Conference

On Monday afternoon, University of Louisville head coach Charlie Strong discussed his team as it prepares to open fall camp on Tuesday night. Cardinal Authority has this notebook...

Video: Charlie Strong media day press conference

Here is Charlie Strong’s full press conference from Louisville football media day.

Linebacker Keith Brown Expected To Be Out For A While

It appears that one of Louisville’s top returning players on the defensive side of the ball will be out for an extended period of time. Sophomore linebacker Keith Brown was noticeably absent during the Louisville football team’s first practice on Monday afternoon. Following Monday’s practice, Charlie Strong didn’t elaborate on the extent of the injury, but it doesn’t look...
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