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The Memphis Grizzlies Have Waived Luke Hancock

Photo: NBA Getty Images The Memphis Grizzlies announced on Monday evening that they’ve waived former Louisville sharp-shooter Luke Hancock. The former Cardinal signed a training camp deal with the Grizzlies at the end of August. Here is a release from the team. The Memphis Grizzlies waived guard Luke Hancock, the team announced today. Hancock (6-6, 200) recorded two points in nine...
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Louisville Cardinal Luke Hancock Trolls Michigan Fans

If not for the play of Luke Hancock, the Michigan men’s basketball team probably would have been national champions in 2013.  The 2013 NCAA Tournament’s title game featured the Wolverines and Louisville. Hancock, a former Cardinal guard who completed his collegiate career this year, scored 22 points in that contest. The 6-foot-6 forward, off the bench, went 5 of 6 from the field–including...
Via College Spun
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Louisville’s Luke Hancock Embarrasses South Florida With This Dunk

Louisville’s Luke Hancock schooled numerous USF players (some who merely watched in disbelief) with an absolutely massive dunk Wednesday night. The 6-foot-6 forward got around USF’s 6-foot-8 center Chris Perry to add an impressive two points to Louisville’s massive lead. Not that No. 11 Louisville should have had any problems creaming the 12-14 Bulls, but everybody loves to...
Via College Spun
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Luke Hancock Scores 27 As Team USA Gets Eliminated From Medal Contention

Louisville senior-to-be Luke Hancock exploded for a game high 27 points on Friday morning for the United States team at the World University Games in Russia. Unfortunately the United States was defeated by Canada 94-85 and have been eliminated from medal contention. Their next opponent is yet to be determined, but they best Team USA can finish is ninth place. This isn’t exactly...
Via The Cardinal Connect
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Father of Louisville's Hancock dies

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...
Via AP on Fox
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Luke Hancock to shave beard to raise money for cancer research

Louisville guard Luke Hancock, who was named the Final Four's Most Outstanding Player three weeks ago after leading the school to a national title, is scheduled to have his postseason beard shaved off on Wednesday to help raise money for cancer research.Hancock's facial hair became a symbol of Louisville's success during the NCAA Tournament as the junior refused to shave...
Via Bush League Chronicle
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

After long road, Hancock earns Final Four MOP

ATLANTA As one short but imposing strand of net looped around Luke Hancock's hat, there was no sense of impatience on his bearded face. He answered questions. He smirked when something sparked his humor. He watched himself on the stretched screens hanging all around the Georgia Dome, not wanting to miss his starring role in the annual college basketball coronation, "One...
Via Fox Sports South
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Transfer Hancock starts over with No. 2 Louisville

Louisville guard Luke Hancock begins a new chapter in his career Sunday when the No. 2 Cardinals open the season against Manhattan. The transfer from George Mason had to watch Louisville make its exciting run to the Final Four while sitting out last season per NCAA rules. Hancock's ability to shoot the 3-pointer should help the Cardinals, but his impact won't be immediate...
Via AP on Fox
November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Hancock ready for U of L basketball

About this time of year, the injury occurs. So far, so good.Remember that backup guard the University of Louisville basketball team needs in November?Luke Hancock is ready to go. The junior guard transfer from George Mason University, the one who hits 35% of his three-point attempts, says he is ready to after having surgery on his shoulder.“No pain,” Hancock told WDRB-TV this...
Via Louisville Card Game
September 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Luke Hancock Suffers Minor Shoulder Injury

The rumors were flying yesterday afternoon that Louisville swingman Luke Hancock had suffered a shoulder injury and would soon need surgery. The folks at UofL didn’t deny that Hancock had suffered some type of injury, but it doesn’t appear to be as serious as we initially thought. It sounds like this minor injury will not require surgery. This reportedly occurred during a pick...
Via The Cardinal Connect
April 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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