If any team was destined to get help from above in the Louisville-Illinois game in the NCAA Tournament semifinals April 2, it should have been the Louisville Cardinals. After all, they were the team with a man of God (the Rev. Edward Bradley) on their bench.
Veteran observers of basketball in Louisville never thought they would see the day when another Ralph Beard or Darrell Griffith would come out of Male High School.
The University of Louisville football team will kick off its 2005 spring drills with a 4:00 p.m. workout on Thursday at the Papa John's Football Complex.
The University of Louisville's allotment of Final Four tickets are limited to season ticket holders who preregistered for this post-season event.
For the first time in 19 years, the Louisville Cardinals have reached the Final Four round of the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
Velocity Sports Performance Louisville, located at 11470 Bluegrass Parkway in Louisville, will host the 2005 Football Combine and Team Challenge. The Pee-Wee (second through fourth grades, generally ages 8 through 11) and Middle School (fifth through eighth grades, generally ages 12 through 14) teams will compete April 16 - 17 and the High School teams will compete on April 23 - 24.
U of L seeded No. 4 in Albuquerque Region; Will travel to Nashville to open tourney play
University of Louisville and University of Kentucky fans won't have far to travel to watch their teams open play in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
April 22, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. at the Cardinal Stadium
Commemorative DVD's, prints and T-Shirts now available
Sponsored by U of L Athletics and the U of L Alumni Association
Taquan Dean, Francisco Garcia, Larry O'Bannon and Juan Palacios earned recognition Monday