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.
Do you think your local sports anchors are secretly pulling for UK or UofL to win Saturday? Do you think they're subtly biased when they report on those teams? If you do, you're very wrong...and here's why. Read on.
Local news for Dec. 29. 2011
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.
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.
The 6'5 Freshman Guard from Conyers, GA., was orginally denied fall admittance at Louisville. However, he eventually met the NCAA eligibity requirments and joined the Louisville Cardinals Basketball Team Wednesday. Who is Kevin Ware and How will he help the Cardinals in 2011-2012 Basketball season? Read and find out.
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.
Local news for Dec. 5, 2011
Two top-20 teams square off at 9 p.m. tonight at the KFC Yum! Center.