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Former Louisville center Zach Price visited both Purdue in Butler over the weekend. Price was in West Lafayette on Friday and stopped in Indianapolis to see the Butler campus on Sunday. He visited Dayton last weekend.
Price tells ESPN that he’ll also visit Minnesota and Missouri within the next week or so. He has until July 6th to make a decision.
According to Chris Emma of the Boiler Sports Report, Price’s visit went great. “Everything went great,” Price tells Emma. “I really enjoyed the school and the visit in general. I met the players, coaches, and enjoyed my visit.”
In my opinion, each school that Price is currently considering would all be logical fits for the 6-foot-10 center. All five schools could use the depth in their front-court and it shouldn’t be too hard for Price to compete for minutes. He was ranked as the 57th best overall prospect in the 2011 class coming out of high school
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Butler has been looking for a center to replace Andrew Smith and they may have found someone to fill his shoes in Louisville transfer Zach Price.
Louisville transfer Zach Price visited Purdue on Friday, and the Boilermakers are now a major option in his move. The 6-foot-10 center discusses his transfer, options, timetable and Purdue visit in this Boiler Sports Report feature.
The father of Louisville basketball guard Luke Hancock has died after a three-year battle with cancer.
William Hancock, 70, died in his bed in the family's Roanoke County home at about 7:30 a.m. Monday, said his wife, Van Hancock. The family was at his side except for Luke, she said, because he was on his to Colorado to attend USA Basketball's tryouts for the World University...
Louisville forward Chane Behanan returned to his hometown of Cincinnati over the weekend to participate in the infamous Deveroes/City Gear Summer League.
The Deveroes league has been the premier summer league in the Cincinnati area for many years. With numerous professional players returning to the Cincinnati area and joining players from major Division I College programs such as...
In just sixteen minutes of action last night for the U19 U.S. National Team, Louisville’s Montrezl Harrell led all scorers with 13-points as Team USA defeated the Czech Republic team 97-51 in an exhibition game.
Harrell also grabbed six rebounds, collected two steals and was a perfect six-of-six from the floor. Florida’s Michael Frazier also chipped in with 13-points. All twelve...
Cliff Alexander, a 6-foot-9, 230-pound, center from Chicago, IL., recently trimmed his list to ten. Rick Pitino and the Louisville Cardinals are one of the ten teams that the Windy City native says he is currently considering.
Kansas, Arizona, Baylor, DePaul, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Memphis and Michigan State are the other nine schools that Alexander is listing.
Card Nation learned some very sad news on Monday evening. Bill Hancock, the father of Louisville senior-to-be, Luke Hancock, has passed away at the age of 70. Van Hancock told the Roanoke Times that her husband, William, died at their Roanoke County home around 7:30 a.m. Hancock was 70-years-old.
During Louisville’s run to the Final Four it was revealed that Hancock’s father...
With the University of Louisville having captured its third NCAA tournament, some wonder whether the University will decide to retire a player’s number.
Like maybe the No. 3 on jerseys worn by point guard Peyton Siva? Or the No. 2 belonging to Russ Smith?
No. 2 may have a shot.
The answer in Siva’s case is probably not despite the indispensable role he played in the championship...
Fortunately, I never saw the bone sticking out of Kevin Ware’s leg. Hopefully never will, unless it’s accidental while viewing replays of the University of Louisville basketball team’s NCAA win over Duke. If that does happen, there will probably be one more grown man crying.
Watching his steady improvement, his desire to get back to the skill level before the injury, will be...
The 2013-14 Louisville men’s basketball schedule hasn’t been released just yet, but we now know who one of Louisville’s exhibition games will be against. The Kentucky Wesleyan Panthers will travel to the KFC Yum! Center on on Tuesday, Oct. 29 .
“We’re really looking forward to the opportunity to play Louisville and we appreciate Coach Pitino’s invitation,” KWC head...
Trying to find a home for the next three years, former Louisville center Zach Price is taking visits.
According to Damon Sayles of ESPN.com, Louisville has landed a commitment from the top ranked fullback in the country. Daniel Gresham, a 5-foot-9, 235-pound, fullback from Fort Worth, TX., has given Charlie Strong a verbal pledge.
Gresham was had been previously committed to Texas, but decided to reopen his recruiting last month. It was assumed that Gresham would end up committing...
Less than 24-hours after losing a commitment from his 2014 recruiting class, Charlie Strong has added another one. Zykiesis Cannon, a 5-foot-11, 180-pound cornerback from Greenville, S.C., verbally pledged to Louisville early on Monday morning. He camped at Louisville on June 15.
Cannon is rated as a three-star prospect. He also holds scholarship offers from Boston College, Georgia...
If you missed Monday’s edition of Inside The Press Box, here is the podcast. Click here to listen from your mobile device. After five days off I made my return to the airwaves on Monday to talk about Charlie Strong’s big day on the recruiting trail. We also talked about the Louisville hoops team heading to the ESPYs.
Pete Roussel, a former college football coach who now owns and operates CoachingSearch.com, doesn’t think much of this year’s Louisville football team. Mr. Roussel appears to be of the opinion that Charlie Strong’s team may be underrated. Roussel published his big upset picks for the 2013 season and has Louisville getting upset not once, but twice. Below is an excerpt.