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Charles Goldberg of AL.com, a Birmingham Alabama newspaper reported earlier this evening that Charlie Strong has interviewed at Auburn to be their next head coach. Goldberg claims a source familiar with the process says the interview happened within the last two days.
Within an hour of this article being published online, Charlie Strong was on the phone with multiple media members denying that he’s interviewed at Auburn. “I didn’t interview with Auburn, I have a job,” Strong tells Pat Forde of Yahoo.
Pete Thamel of Sports Illustrated also says he spoke to Strong who denied interviewing with Auburn. Thamel says Strong was angry about this news being put out there.
As I’ve said many of times in the past year, Louisville fans need to just prepare for these types of things. At this point, we have no choice, but to trust Coach Strong. With that said, this isn’t the type of news you like to see breaking the night before the Big East championship game.
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Tom Jurich met with the media this afternoon to discuss Louisville leaving the Big East to join the ACC. This is huge news for Louisville’s entire athletic program, but football is the one sport that needed to get out of the Big East as soon as possible.
As you can expect, media members asked Jurich how Louisville football coach Charlie Strong reacted to the news. Jurich said he...
Louisville Cardinals head football coach Charlie Strong reportedly is angry that he has to deny rumors that he interviewed for the Auburn job.
ACC presidents and chancellors reportedly voted on Wednesday morning to add Louisville to replace Maryland, the school that departed for the Big Ten last week.
It was only a matter of time. Auburn University’s search committee is reportedly looking into Bobby Petrino’s background and leadership skills as the Tigers consider the disgraced former Arkansas football coach to be their next head coach.
Another round of conference realignment and another time the UConn Huskies have been left out of the mix.
According to a report from ESPN, the ACC has decided to add the Louisville Cardinals to the conference over UConn.
The ACC's presidents and chancellors voted to add the Cardinals Wednesday morning to replace Maryland, which will leave for the Big Ten in 2014.
In June, Louisville senior center Stephan Van Treese was looking for a new team after news broke that he would be transferring. Six months later, SVT is back with the team and will be counted on more than ever.
With Gorgui Dieng out for 4-to-6 weeks with a wrist injury, Van Treese’s decision to finish his career at Louisville means more than anyone expected.
Van Tresse is coming...
The Louisville Cardinals wrapped up a share of the Big East title on Thursday after knocking off the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, 20-17, in Piscataway. The win also assuredly punched their ticket to a BCS game by way of a tiebreaker. This coming on the heels of the news on Wednesday which announced that Louisville had accepted an invitation to join the ACC beginning in 2014.Well, as...
University of Louisville junior center Gorgui Dieng had surgery earlier this week on his left wrist after breaking the scaphoid bone. U of L coach Rick Pitino has an update on Dieng and when he could return.
When the Big East released its 2012 schedule, many circled the Nov. 29 date between Rutgers and Louisville as a matchup that could decide the...
In the wake of Maryland's sudden decision to leave for the B1G conference, the ACC has responded by inviting Louisville to join the ACC starting in 2014. The ACC presidents met via conference call this morning to discuss the matter and formally invite Louisville into the league. The vote for Louisville was unanimous.
The rumor mill in the days following Maryland's announced...
University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino said a move into the Atlantic Coast Conference wouldn’t affect the way his staff recruits. But several U of L recruits said they are excited about playing in the new league. Cardinal Authority has a story looking at the men’s basketball program and the move.