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Jared Swopshire Lands Coaching Gig In Southern Indiana

I realize that I’m a little late to the party with this one, but former Louisville forward Jared Swopshire has been named the assistant varsity basketball coach at Christian Academy. Despite previous reports, Swopshire will work for the Indiana campus of Christian Academy and not the Louisville campus. The St. Louis native came to Louisville with the 2008 recruiting class. Unfortunately...
Via The Cardinal Connect
May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

A sad ending for Swopshire's career

Jared Swopshire brought a positive presence to the Northwestern locker room, and was beginning to produce in the stat sheet. Now, his collegiate career has come to an end, as he underwent season-ending surgery on his injured right knee. It's a sad way for the likable forward to end his Northwestern basketball tenure.
February 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Louisville Forward Jared Swopshire Dealt Another Tough Blow

Former Louisville forward Jared Swopshire has been dealt and unfortunate blow. According to Teddy Greenstein, a sports writer for the Chicago Tribune, Swopshire will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury. After four years at Louisville, Swopshire transferred to Northwestern for his final year of eligibility. He underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee today after...
Via The Cardinal Connect
February 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Northwestern beats No. 12 Minnesota 55-48

Jared Swopshire keeps hearing he needs to be more than just another guy for Northwestern. Well, how's this? Swopshire scored 16 points to lead Northwestern to a 55-48 victory over No. 12 Minnesota on Wednesday night. In a game where baskets were hard to come by at times, the Wildcats (12-8, 3-4 Big Ten) made just enough shots down the stretch to beat a ranked opponent for...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Swopshire plays role of catalyst for Cats

At Louisville, forward Jared Swopshire was just a role player for a team loaded with talent. On this Northwestern squad, the fifth-year senior must be a leader. In the Wildcats' 55-48 victory over No. 12 Minnesota, they wouldn't have won without Swopshire.
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Jared Swopshire Fitting In Nicely With Northwestern

Former Cardinal Jared Swopshire is fitting nicely with his new team.  The Northwestern Wildcats are off to a 3-0 start for the first time in over a decade. This is obviously the Swop effect, no? In three games this season, Swop is averaging 11.7 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists. He had a career high performance last week’s 81-68 win against Mississippi Valley State, finishing...
Via The Cardinal Connect
November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Northwestern adds Swopshire, Olah

Northwestern has added Louisville transfer Jared Swopshire and incoming freshman Alex Olah for next season. Swopshire averaged 3.3 points and 2.8 rebounds as a senior last season after sitting out the previous year because of a groin injury that required surgery. He is graduating this spring and is transferring because Louisville does not have an open scholarship available. He will...
Via AP on Fox
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

NU Officially Adds Olah, Swopshire

Northwestern head coach Bill Carmody officially announced the additions of incoming freshman center Alex Olah and forward Jared Swopshire, a transfer from Louisville.
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Jared Swopshire Will Start On Senior Night

Jared Swopshire will be in the Cards starting line-up tomorrow  for the first time since the 2009-2010 season as the Cards take on South Florida. Swopshire arrived at Louisville in 2008 as a part of the Rick Pitino’s top 10 recruiting class. He averaged just 5.4 minutes per game as a freshman, but saw that number sky-rocket as a sophomore when he became a full time start at...
Via The Cardinal Connect
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss

New, improved Jared Swopshire maybe

Exhibition games don’t count for much, if anything.But if Jared Swopshire’s performance in the University of Louisville’s 72-62 win over Bellarmine is any indication, he may finally be ready to contribute.During his first two seasons, Swopshire often appeared to be taking a casual approach to the game, holding back, rarely displaying any emotion. Tall and lanky, a good physique...
Via Louisville Card Game
November 04, 2011  |  Discuss
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