"With a team that’s lost five of seven games, any win gives the fans hope," says UofL fan Nick Coffey, who operates TheCardinalConnect.com. But those wins are getting harder to come by for UofL basketball coach Rick Pitino. The season is in free fall and the fan base is starting to erode.
It's here. The day that the Commonwealth circled on the calender at the beginning of the year is finally upon us. #3 Kentucky will faceoff against #4 Louisville in game of epic proportions. How will it play out? Click away & Find out!
Rick Pitino said his team would not hold a press conference prior to Saturday’s matchup against Kentucky. What it does mean though for those with an insatiable thirst for all things ‘Cats-Cards is these may be the only quotes from the Louisville side prior to Saturday.
Louisville Basketball Head Coach Rick Pitino annouced Tuesday that when his contract ends in 2017, he will no longer be coaching at the University of Louisville.
Yogi Berra once (allegedly) said that "it was impossible to get a conversation going. Everyone was talking too much." That's the way I envision a conversation with Pitino and Calipari, the masters of hyperbole and semi-truths.
The #4 Louisville Cardinals (11-0), somehow found a way to notch a win Tuesday night in the KFC YUM! Center against College of Charleston(9-2), 69-62. Kyle Kuric led the way for the Cards with 19 points and 8 boards. Louisville's record now stands at 11-0, their best start in over 25 years.
Tip off is tonight at 9 p.m. and the game will be televised on ESPNU.
The game is Saturday, Dec. 17 at 4 p.m. and will be televised on CBS.
Most overlooked stat of coach John Calipari's career at UK: he's 11-10 on opponent's courts. Lucky for the Wildcats, they won't leave the Bluegrass State until January 11th...but there is that little game with Louisville still on the horizon.
Senior Guard Chris Smith said Rick Pitino's anger was "justified", despite a 90-60 victory vs IUPUI Wednesday night.
UK's annual rivalry basketball games against UNC, Indiana and Louisville could go the way of Billy Gillispie and leg warmers.
Two top-20 teams square off at 9 p.m. tonight at the KFC Yum! Center.