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The Cardinal Connect:
Darius West, a four star cornerback from Lima Central Catholic High School in Lima, OH., verbally committed to Kentucky on Monday night, West had a scholarship offer from Louisville and had the Cards in his top four.
West was reportedly down to Kentucky, Louisville, Wisconsin and Michigan State and planned to announce his decision on May, 30, but decided he needed a little bit more time after picking up more offers.
The four-star defensive back took an unofficial visit to Louisville on April 13 and spoke very highly of Charlie Strong and his staff. West was quoted as saying that Strong turning down Tennessee to stay at Louisville made a big impression on him.
Louisville’s 2014 class is going to be just fine and may in fact be the best in school history when it’s all said and done. That said, West is a big time talent and would have been a huge addition for the Cards. Mark Stoops landed a good one.
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The University of Louisville is offering incentives for group ticket sales for the 2013 football season, including:
An authentic coach’s sideline polo will be given to groups that buy 200 or more tickets and a Charlie Strong autographed football for groups purchasing 300 or more tickets.
A replica Louisville football helmet is available for purchases...