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The Cardinal Connect:
Charlie Strong has picked up three verbal commitments from the 2014 class within the last week, putting the total number of commitments at thirteen. Having thirteen commitments in mid-May is pretty impressive. At this time last year, Louisville had only five commitments for the 2013 class.
With thirteen three star commitments; Louisville’s 2014 class now ranked No. 9 in the country by 247Sports.com. Louisville is the only school ranked in the top ten to not currently have a commitment from a four or five star recruit.
247Sports.com Top 10 2014 Recruiting Rankings
3. Texas A&M
7. Notre Dame
8. Florida State
10. Ole Miss
Louisville’s current commitments from the 2014 class
Reggie Bonnafon: 6-foot-2, 195-pounds, dual-threat quarterback
Other Offers: Illinois & Kentucky
Michael Johnson: 6-foot-3, 190-pounds, safety
Other Offers: LSU, West Virginia, Nebraska & UCF
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The Louisville football program picked up their thirteenth and fourteenth verbal commitments from the 2014 class over the weekend. Charlie Strong received a verbal commitment from three-star wide receiver George Rushing Friday night. Isaiah Ford, also a three-star receiver, made his verbal pledge to Louisville on Saturday afternoon. Rushing, a 6-foot, 180-pound Fort Lauderdale, FL...
The Louisville football program may soon add commitment number fourteen to their 2014 recruiting class. Alin Edouard, a 6-foot-1, 180-pound dual-threat quarterback from Hialeah, Florida has been committed to Miami since February, but is currently exploring his options. Committing to Louisville is an option that Edouard is strongly considering.
Miami received a commitment from Brad...
The recruiting news for University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong and his staff just keeps getting better and better. The Cardinals have landed two commitments this weekend and 11 in a month. Now, one of the top running backs in the country tells Cardinal Authority that he will visit the Cardinals.
When Charlie Strong came to Louisville, the progress of the team coming off the Kragthorpe era was as motionless as the chain of Cardinal cabooses behind PJCS. During the three short seasons since his arrival, conductor Strong has gotten the team back on the tracks and moving towards goals that are set higher and higher with the snap of each opener. While the 2012 season was all...
The 2013 draft class will forever be remembered as the “Year of the Anti-Quarterback”. Teams refused to value the top quarterbacks in the class as franchise-level talents despite multiple showing that ability in college.
With just one quarterback going in the 1st round and another in the 2nd, the eight or so quarterback-needy teams delayed the inevitable search for a franchise...
Head coach Charlie Strong and company are making short work of the recruiting class of 2014. Louisville is riding the momentum from last season's Sugar Bowl win over the Florida Gators and head into this season with lofty expectations. Louisville has 13 verbal commitments for this year's class and are looking for more.
Former Louisville point guard Peyton Siva has been a very busy man in recent weeks. Since winning the 2013 national championship, Siva has been training for the NBA Draft in Las Vegas at the Impact Basketball Academy. He made the trip back to Louisville for the Derby last weekend and then returned once again this past weekend for his graduation. Siva flew back to Vegas on Sunday...
A month after winning a national championship at Louisville, former Cardinals star Peyton Siva proposed to his now fiancee, Patience McCroskey.
According to Jeff Goodman of CBS Sports, former Louisville center Gorgui Dieng will not participate in this week’s NBA Draft Combine in Chicago, IL.
Dieng reportedly suffered an ankle sprain last week while training in Los Angeles, CA. The Senegal native made the trip to Chicago, but will be held out of on-court drills for precautionary measures.
The majority of the mainstream...
Former Louisville assistant basketball coach Mark Lieberman has been named the head boys basketball coach at Floyd Central High School in Floyds Knobs, IN. Lieberman was voted in by the New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School system on Monday evening.
Lieberman spent two seasons with Rick Pitino’s program at Louisville. He was an assistant coach during the 2010-11 season and...
Before going down with a torn ACL against Syracuse in Louisville’s 10th game of the season, junior running back Senorise Perry was on his way to a 1,000 yard season. Perry was arguably the biggest breakout player on the Cardinal roster in 2012.
The 6-foot 203-pound Georgia native played on the defensive side of the ball when he first arrived at Louisville and had just 11 carries...
On a day when the attention of basketball fans across the nation was focused on the college decision of a high school player from Huntington, West Virginia, some reminders:
The University of Louisville remains the national champion in college basketball. Being the national champion is what all the fuss is about, whether it be in Hazard, Ky. or Topeka, Kan.
UofL will return all but...