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NEW ORLEANS, La. — The matchup was always a possibility when the brothers picked their schools, but it never seemed likely. Offensive guard Kamran Joyer began his collegiate career at Louisville while younger brother Hunter decided to take the reigns of the fullback position at Florida. A game between the Big East and Southeastern Conference schools wasn’t likely, but it will end the 2012 season.
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Charlie Strong opened up his final press conference before the Sugar Bowl by thanking all of the folks involved with the event for their hospitality. Strong says he and his team are very grateful to be participating.
Strong says this game is the first game to prepare for next season. He called it a measuring stick for his program.
During the long layoff, going five weeks without...
NEW ORLEANS - University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong met with the media on Tuesday morning at the Marriott RiverWalk in New Orleans. Strong will guide the Cardinals into the Allstate Sugar Bowl on Wednesday in the Superdome.
Charlie Strong picked up his 11th commitment from the 2013 class earlier tonight.
Derrick Calloway, a 4-star defensive tackle from Bradenton, FL., committed to Louisville during the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl.
Calloway, a 6-foot-1 300-pound prospect chose Louisville over South Florida and Missouri. He also had offers from North Carolina, Arkansas, USC, Florida, Miami, Ole...
The University of Louisville football team wouldn’t be playing in the Allstate Sugar Bowl without the leg of one player – John Wallace. The redshirt freshman from Cecilia, Ky., has kicked two game-winning field goals, including the season-ending win over Rutgers that gave the Cardinals the BCS bowl berth.
Louisville wide receiver Eli Rogers briefly spoke to the media following Louisville’s New Year’s Eve practice. Rogers talked a little bit about the differences between Big East and SEC competition. Video courtesy of Jody Demling.
NEW ORLEANS – Jeremy Wright has becomes the featured guy in the backfield for the University of Louisville since Senorise Perry suffered his injury against Syracuse. Wright has over 1,000 all-purpose yards heading into the Allstate Sugar Bowl game on Wednesday when the Cardinals face Florida.
In week nine of both college basketball polls, the 12-1 Louisville Cardinals come in at No. 4. The Cards were ranked No. 4 last week in the AP Poll, but dropped one spot from 3-to-4 in the Coaches Poll.
Arizona and Louisville were tied at No. 3 last week, but the Wildcats jumped head of the Cards this week. Duke, Michigan and Arizona are your top three and are the only three teams...
Louisville coach Rick Pitino isn't worried about a letdown after the big victory over Kentucky.
That's because the No. 4 Cardinals (12-1) have something to prove in Wednesday's Big East Conference opener against Providence (8-4).
Louisville's 90-59 loss at Providence last January was the Cardinals' worst of the season. Pitino credits the Friars for playing well...
After having arguably the best performance of his career, Louisville forward Chane Behanan is expected to miss the Cards Big East opener against Providence tomorrow night.
Coach Pitino told the media earlier this afternoon that Behanan, along with redshirt freshman Mangok Mathiang are battling the flu. “We’re a little under the weather right now, and our practices have not been...
The Louisville Cardinals and Florida Gators will play each other on Wednesday night in the Allstate Sugar Bowl. Florida will be looking for their fifth straight win in a BCS Bowl game.
Kickoff: 8:30 pm EST
Line: Florida is a 14 point favorite against Louisville.
Over/Under: 46 total points
Avg Points Allowed...
Derek Self was a four-year star while pitching for the Louisville Cardinals. The Kentucky native went a combined 19-5 and sported a 3.43 era in 215 plus innings for the Cardinals. The following are the major awards he picked up while in college:
2012 Third Team All-BIG EAST
NCBWA Stopper of the Year Watch List
2009 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American
In bowl season, there are reasons to watch every game. Some teams show such offensive prowess that it would be unthinkable to miss the show. Other games promise a defensive showdown that would otherwise be a very boring game. Still others showcase hall of fame head coaches in a battle fit for a highlight reel. The following reasons should motivate you to watch this year’s...
As I waited around the house today before departing for the airport to catch my flight to New Orelans, I re-watched Saturday’s Louisville vs. Kentucky game. Chane Behanan is just as deserving as Russ Smith for Big East player of the week. Behanan was the best player on the floor on Saturday. Here is an awesome highlight mix from Saturday’s game.
During his pregame press conference on Tuesday, Louisville head coach Rick Pitino explained that the Cardinals are battling the flu bug. Sophomore Chane Behanan was described as "doubtful" for the team's Big East opener against Providence on Wednesday
Rick Pitino will host two for the Cardinals conference opener at the KFC Yum! Center on Wednesday