Posted March 24, 2012 on
Louisville's football practice Saturday morning was very physical, and redshirt freshman running back Corvin Lamb was one of the top standouts. Charlie Strong broke down the action for InsideTheVille.com following practice.
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As Rick Pitino stood on a podium celebrating Louisville's Final Four berth with his players on Saturday afternoon, the veteran coach put the accomplishment in perspective.
"Outside of my six children, this is the happiest day of my life," Pitino told the crowd.
It was quite a statement for the 59-year-old Pitino to make after his fourth-seeded team's 72-68 comeback...
Is this the Best Coaching Job of Rick Pitino’s Career?You probably heard about a thousand times during the broadcast of the Louisville/Michigan State game that Cardinals head coach Rick Pitino is undefeated in Sweet 16 games. After Louisville completely dismantled the one seed Spartans in their region, Pitino remains unblemished in the round of 16. The Cardinals move on to the...
When Gorgui Dieng arrived at Louisville in 2010, a year removed from his native Senegal, he informed Cardinals coach Rick Pitino that his goal was to play in the NBA.
"Then I am going to drive you like you've never been driven," Pitino told his 6-foot-11 freshman center.
"What do you mean, 'drive'?" asked Dieng, who, though he spoke four languages...
Several relationships will be put aside for a couple of hours when the University of Louisville and Florida get together in the NCAA Elite Eight basketball showdown Saturday at 4:40 p.m.Coach and player, dating back to 1987 when Rick Pitino was coaching Providence and Billy Donovan was quarterbacking the team at point guard. It was Pitino who gave Donovan the nickname of “Billy...
Louisville’s coach Rick Pitino definitely looks like he just lost a lot of blood and is looking for more. He was furiously running around the court in the first half as the Florida Gators drained 3 after 3 in Louisville’s face. Both the Louisville and Florida cheerleaders looked hot as usual as the Gators and the Cardinals battled in the Elite Eight. Karl Hess officiated the...
Gorgui Dieng's seven blocks keyed Louisville's tough defense in the Cardinals 57-44 Sweet 16 win over Michigan State Thursday in Phoenix. FoxSports breaks down Dieng's defensive impact for the Cards.
Is this Rick's best performance as Louisville's head coach?
Louisville finished the West Region final against Florida with a 23-8 run, fueled by Russ Smith and Chane Behanan - and tremendous defense - to overcome the Gators 11 point advantage in the final ten minutes. InsideTheVille.com takes a closer look at Louisville's big win.
Rick Pitino and Russ Smith discuss Louisville win over Florida in the West Regional finals Saturday to advance to the Final Four next weekend in New Orleans.
Lowest seed left, Florida, looking to upend Louisville.