Pairings Set For "The Big Dance"

Print 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.

The Cards, seeded fourth, take on Louisiana-LaFayette Saturday in a first-round game in Nashville, while the Wildcats, a number two seed, play Eastern Kentucky Thursday in Indianapolis.

The EKU Colonels are making their first NCAA tournament appearance since 1979.

Indiana, which did not win its conference tournament, failed to get an at-large bid this year.

In the women's tournament, ninth-seeded U of L will take on Southern California in opening round play Saturday in Minneapolis.

Eastern Kentucky, seeded 12th, opens play Saturday against Arizona State in Fresno, California.

Read more local and national news at WFPL.
Tags:
Like us on Facebook!
Subscribe to our RSS Feed!
Follow us on Twitter!
Add us to your circles on Google+!
Follow us on Pinterest!
Follow us on Tumblr!

Search Louisville Events

More Events | Post an Event | Event Map
wed
20
thu
21
fri
22
sat
23
sun
24
mon
25
tue
26

Search Louisville Restaurants

Louisville Independent Business Alliance

 

Copyright © 2014 Louisville.com, All Rights Reserved
137 W. Muhammad Ali Boulevard, Suite 102, Louisville, KY 40202
502-625-0100
Mobile Site