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Kyle Kuric speaks to Louisville fans

Kyle Kuric has been through quite a lot over the last few weeks. The former Louisville guard underwent surgery two weeks ago to remove a tumor from his brain after complaining about constant headaches. During the Cardinals’ game against North Florida, Kuric spoke to everyone in attendance at the KFC Yum! Center via the video board. He wanted to thank everyone for their support...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Louisville F Deng Adel sidelined with knee injury

Louisville freshman forward Deng Adel sprained his knee in practice on Friday and will be sidelined for the immediate future. Cardinals coach Rick Pitino made the announcement tonight, which was reported by Raphielle Johnson of NBC Sports’ College Basketball Talk. Adel will undergo an MRI in the near future to determine the severity of his sprain. The four-star recruit from Australia...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville holds Pittsburgh to under 50 points

Post from: Going into the second half this observer was only hoping the University of Louisville football team would somehow manage to hold Pittsburgh to under 50 points. Good thing Bobby Petrino is not a pessimist, doesn’t think like that. Trailing 42-24 after that gruesome first half, Petrino’s troops weren’t about to throw in the towel. The Cardinals would throw Lamar...
Via Louisville Card Game
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville Basketball: early season numbers

Even with the NCAA breathing down the Louisville basketball teams neck, they have taken care of business early in the season. All be it against mediocre competition, the Cardinals have looked solid with Damion Lee leading the way. Here is a way to early breakdown of the numbers, two games into the season. Nov 17, 2015; Louisville, KY, USA; Louisville Cardinals guard Damion Lee (0...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Panthers: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the Pittsburgh Panthers will host the Louisville Cardinals in what figures to be a highly contested game. Louisville (6-4) and Pittsburgh (7-1) each look for their sixth conference win in this one. Coverage of this contest airs on ESPNN beginning at 3:45 pm ET from Heinz Field. Louisville (6-4) and Pittsburgh (7-1) each look for their sixth conference win in this one...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Kuric Released From Hospital; Could Return To Basketball Very Soon

Just two weeks after having emergency brain surgery to remove a tumor, former Louisville Cardinal Kyle Kuric has been released from the hospital in Spain. After checking into the hospital on Nov. 5 for a migraine, doctors discovered that he had meningioma, which is a tumor that arises from the meninges. Kuric had to have
Via The Cardinal Connect
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ralph Willard post-game presser

Post from: Few University of Louisville fans have heard Ralph Willard actually speak during either his first or second tenures as Rick Pitino’s assistant at UofL. He had plenty to say following UofL’s 87-52 win over Hartford on Tuesday, providing ample evidence of why Pitino places a high value on Willard’s advice. The post Ralph Willard post-game presser appeared first on .
Via Louisville Card Game
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sheldon Rankins Will Play In The Senior Bowl

UofL announced on Tueaday afternoon that senior defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins has accepted an invitation to play in the annual 2016 Senior Bowl. LOUISVILLE, Ky. – University of Louisville defensive end Sheldon Rankins has accepted an invitation to participate in the 2016 Reese’s Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. The game announced the first group of
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Updated Louisville Football Bowl Projections

With Saturday’s win over Virginia the Louisville Cardinals earned bowl eligibility for the sixth consecutive season. With two more winnable games on the schedule, the Cards have a chance to finish 8-4, which could lead to a pretty decent bowl game. Here is an updated look at where Louisville is predicted to go bowling. Bleacher
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Radcliff churns for 146 yards, Louisville outlasts Virginia

Post from: Nobody would have been surprised had the Louisville-Virginia football game came down to a field goal again. The first three games between the teams had been decided by field goals, exhilerating for the victors, heartbreaking for the losers. So when Virginia goes for an onside kick, trailing by seven points with 51 seconds to go, and manages to recover the ball, one can’t...
Via Louisville Card Game
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rick Pitino Addresses Expectations For 2015-16 Louisville, Says Growing Pains Will Be “Large”

It’s almost time to play basketball in Louisville, Ky.  With the alleged sex scandal clouding Louisville’s program this offseason, the Cardinals have surely been anxiously awaiting the 2015-16 season a little more than they usually would.  In anticipation of the season beginning, Rick Pitino met with the media this afternoon to preview his team’s upcoming campaign. He’s...
Via College Spun
12 days ago  |  Discuss

V.J. King & Frankie Hughes Have Signed With Louisville

We’re roughly sixteen hours into the first day of the NCAA college basketball signing period and  it appears that Rick Pitino has already received signed letters of intent from his 2016 recruiting class. Frankie Hughes, a three-star shooting guard from Garfield Heights, Ohio, officially signed with UofL on Wednesday afternoon. On @_4l0w Frankie Hughes Birthday
Via The Cardinal Connect
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Father Of Former Louisville Star Kyle Kuric Gives Update On Status After Brain Surgery

Last week, news broke that former Louisville Cardinals basketball star Kyle Kuric, who currently plays for CB Gran Canaria in Spain, was set to undergo surgery to remove a brain tumor. Kuric remains in critical condition after the surgery, but according to his father Steve, things are improving. Some great news on Kyle Kuric from his father on Facebook.
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

5 women join lawsuit against Louisville accuser Katina Powell

Five women have joined a lawsuit against Katina Powell, the woman alleging that she engaged in prostitution on the University of Louisville campus with UL basketball players. The plaintiffs claim Powell’s allegations are false. Jemiah Nash, Marquease Richardson, Precious Burnley, Shinita Martin and Dolly Bolden joined a suit previously filed by four Louisville students that accuses...
Via Campus Sports Net
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Nasty fight broke out in stands during LOU-SYR

The Louisville Cardinals and Syracuse Orange played this week and it wasn’t much of a game. Louisville took care of business by a final score of 41-17 and the game never appeared to be in question. Perhaps the most intriguing part of the game, however, was the fight that broke out in the stands. Football brings out the worst in quite a few people and that was the case in this game...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville routs Syracuse, Bolin reclaims starting role

Post from: Kyle Bolin is back from obscurity, one more time, refusing to go away, bringing with him the kind of offense University of Louisville fans expect from a Bobby Petrino-coached team. Bolin, remember, has been relegated to the backup of the backup quarterback for most of his career at UofL despite being ranked as a four-star prospect coming out of Lexington Catholic High...
Via Louisville Card Game
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Taraneh Kuric grateful for the concern

Post from: Taraneh Momeni Kuric posted a pre-operation message on Facebook Thursday morning prior to Kyle’s brain surgery operation, thanking friends and family for all the support being sent their way: “Thank you to everyone for all of the support. I’m sorry I haven’t been able to respond… we’ve just been really numb and trying to digest what has hit us. Reading all...
Via Louisville Card Game
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville Fan Gets Rick Pitino Tattoo Supporting Coach Amid Sex Scandal (Photo)

A Louisville basketball fan doesn’t care what anyone says: he’s standing by his coach. Rick Pitino and the Louisville Cardinals are in the midst of a controversial investigation regarding their Division 1 basketball recruits in light of a recent book published by a woman who claims to have given sexual favors to prospective athletes on their official visits to Louisville in hopes...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville Football: Updated Bowl Projections

Forgive me for showing off my math skills here, but with a 4-4 record, the Louisville Cardinals need to win two of their final four games to become bowl eligible. Their best chance to get to six wins will likely come in the next two games with home matchups with Syracuse and Virginia. Louisville’s final
Via The Cardinal Connect
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Louisville G Kyle Kuric To Undergo Surgery To Remove Brain Tumor

Some scary news about former Louisville guard Kyle Kuric. The ex-Cardinal standout will undergo emergency surgery to remove a brain tumor, per a release from his Spanish professional club CB Gran Canarias.  The type of tumor Kuric has is a meningioma.  Meningiomas are a diverse set of tumors arising from the meninges, the membranous layers surrounding the central nervous system...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Subpoenas being issued in Louisville basketball scandal

According to a report from ESPN on Friday afternoon, grand jury supoenas are being issued in the Louisville Cardinals basketball scandal. The scandal hit when a book from former escort Katina Powell alleged sexual favors were provided during recruiting visits. The supoenas come from  The Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney in Jefferson County, Kentucky, per John Barr of ESPN...
Via Campus Sports Net
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Assistant Coach At Center Of Louisville ‘Sex Party’ Allegations Resigns

It appears the first casualty in the ongoing investigation of alleged “sex parties” inside a dorm at the University of Louisville has taken place. Andre McGee, the assistant coach at the center of the alleged scandal, has resigned from his current position as an assistant coach at Missouri-Kansas City: BREAKING: Andre McGee resigns from UMKC basketball staff amid Louisville...
Via Gamedayr
October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Louisville Forward Chane Behanan Weighs In On Alleged Sex Scandal

Chane Behanan was a key contributor on Louisville’s 2013 national championship squad, averaging 9.8 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. Off-the-court issues involving marijuana ended Behanan’s time at UL prematurely, but he still appears to have positive views of his former program and coach.  Behanan took to Facebook last night to post his support of Rick Pitino in the midst...
Via College Spun
October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Dan Dakich Says He Would Have Fired Rick Pitino “Immediately” Amid Sex Scandal

Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich said Rick Pitino has his full support and his job is not in any danger amid the Cardinals’ escort scandal. New details surfaced today in ESPN’s Outside The Lines report, though, prompting many to call for Pitino’s job.  One of those people calling for Pitino’s job is Dan Dakich.  The ESPN college basketball analyst says he would...
Via College Spun
October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Katina Powell: Louisville madam had her daughters as escorts

For Katina Powell, stripping was a family business. Powell is the woman who wrote a new book accusing a former Louisville Cardinals staffer of paying her to dance and provide other women to strip for many players and recruits. Her allegations are published in her new book “Breaking Cardinal Rules: Basketball and the Escort Queen.”...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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