December 9, 2011 - 12:38am
Senior Guard Chris Smith said Rick Pitino's anger was "justified", despite a 90-60 victory vs IUPUI Wednesday night.
It wasn't pretty. It may have not been what Head Coach Rick Pitino hoped for. But, it was simply good enough.The Louisville Cardinals improved to 8-0 after defeating IUPUI Wednesday night, in front of 20,604 in the KFC YUM! Center. Senior Guard, Chris Smith, scored his 1000th point...
December 6, 2011 - 11:19am
UK's annual rivalry basketball games against UNC, Indiana and Louisville could go the way of Billy Gillispie and leg warmers.
If you were one of the 24,000 at Rupp Arena Saturday or one of the hundreds of thousands who watched the UK-UNC game on television, you saw a March-style game in early December. Top-ranked UK’s 73-72 win over the Tarheels will go down as one of the top-ranked wins in the young John Calipari...
December 5, 2011 - 2:55pm
Local news for Dec. 5, 2011
"State data shows the number of children who have died as a result of abuse and neglect dropped from the previous year." [Bluegrass Politics]
December 2, 2011 - 9:00am
Two top-20 teams square off at 9 p.m. tonight at the KFC Yum! Center.
SCOUTING VANDERBILT: No. 20 Vanderbilt enters off an 82-70 overtime loss at home against No. 11 Xavier. The Commodores were a preseason top 10 pick but have labored without Festus Ezeli. The 6-11 senior center from Nigeria averaged 13 points and six rebounds a game last year but has yet to play...
November 30, 2011 - 11:21am
The Louisville Cardinal basketball team is an Alan Alda-less M*A*S*H unit. It's gotten to the point Pitino has his players using protective gear...above the waist.
While UofL basketball coach Rick Pitino’s hyperbole is becoming as annoying as the people who post pictures of their dinner on Facebook (seriously, unless you got a fried chicken head in your KFC bucket, no one cares), the Godfather is not over-exaggerating when he claims some of his players...