Blog Archives

Walz, Durr, and Moore Wake Forest postgame

Jeff Walz, Asia Durr, and Mariya Moore spoke after the win over Wake Forest on Sunday. It was the 14th win in a row for the Cards as they are now 17-5 and 9-0 in ACC play. Mariya Moore scored a game-high 26 points.

Read the rest of this entry

Highlights: Louisville women defeat Wake Forest 78-54

Mariya Moore highlights, pretty much.

Cards going for 14th straight win on Sunday

Sam Fuehring

Photo: GoCards.com

Follow @SwishAppeal on Twitter for the latest women’s hoops news. 

The No. 14 Louisville Cardinals round out their two-game homestand on Sunday, as they face the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.

Read the rest of this entry

Myisha Hines-Allen, Louisville Route Syracuse, 71-53

Myisha-Hines-Allen-3x2.jpg

Photo: GoCards.com

Follow @SwishAppeal on Twitter for the latest women’s hoops news. 

Myisha Hines-Allen was on fire for the Cardinals posting a career-high 27 points. Louisville left Syracuse buried in the snow, improving to 7-0 in the ACC.

Read the rest of this entry

Is 12 in a row in the Cards for No. 17 Louisville??

Cortnee Walton.jpg

GoCards.com

Follow @SwishAppeal on Twitter for the latest Women’s Hoops info.

No. 17 Louisville is on a hot streak, winning 11-consecutive games and improving to 6-0 in the ACC. The Cardinals head to the Northeast to take on a familiar foe; the Syracuse Orange on Monday night.

Read the rest of this entry

UofL women’s basketball has two McDonald’s All-Americans

Jeff Walz

Photo: Scout.com

So it appears that Jeff Walz bringing in McDonald’s All-Americans is the norm. Signees Ciera Johnson and Kylee Shook were named to the 2016 game, giving the Cards a total of 9 McDonald’s All-Americans since 2011. The game will take place on March 30, 2016 at 6:30 on ESPNU. It will be in Chicago at the United Center, right before the guys game that will feature future Card V.J. King.

Here is more from UofL on Johnson and Shook making the game.

Read the rest of this entry

UofL women’s basketball back in Top 25

Cortnee Walton.jpg

Photo: GoCards.com

The women’s basketball team began the season ranked in the top 10, but got off to a slow start, dropping 4 of their first 5 games. However, the Cards are now on a 9 game winning streak, including a 4-0 start in ACC play, and have made their way back into the Top 25. Up next is a trip to Virginia on Thursday at 7:00. Virginia is 12-5 overall, 2-1 in the ACC, and 8-2 at home.

Read the rest of this entry

Walz, Durr, and Walton after the win over Duke

The University of Louisville women’s basketball team defeated 18/16 ranked Duke on Sunday afternoon 65-48 for their 9th win in a row. They are now 4-0 in the ACC. After the game, Jeff Walz, Asia Durr, and Cortnee Walton spoke to the media about the game.

Read the rest of this entry

Walz, Hines-Allen, and Jackson Virginia Tech postgame

The Louisville women’s basketball team defeated Virginia Tech 56-45 on Thursday night to improve to 3-0 in the ACC. They have won 8 games in a row and host Duke on Sunday at 1:00. After the win, Jeff Walz, Myisha Hines-Allen, and Briahanna Jackson spoke to the media.

Read the rest of this entry

Just Call ‘Em the Cardiac CARDS

Photo: GoCards.com

Photo: GoCards.com

Louisville, KY – – It was a tale of two halves Sunday evening as the Cardinals rallied from 18 down in the third period to defeat the IUPUI Jaguars, 70-61.

Out of the gate, the Cardinals started out strong leading by as much as six points in the first period. However, an 11-0 run at the end of the first period put the Jaguars up 20-13.

IUPUI held Louisville scoreless for nearly five minutes over two periods and extended their lead by a smoldering 11 points.

A three point by Mariya Moore ended the drought for the Cardinals and cut the lead to eight with 8:28 left in the second period.

But the Cardinals could not gain momentum and quickly fell behind again.

Read the rest of this entry

Battle for the Bluegrass: Louisville vs. Kentucky. Need I Say More??

Jeff Walz

Photo: usatoday.com

Louisville PROUD: The Louisville Cardinals and the Kentucky Wildcats Battle for the Bluegrass is the nation’s most heated rivalries. The Cardinals head to a hostile Rupp Arena on Thursday evening, hoping to end the No. 8 Cats win streak.

Read the rest of this entry

Walz and players Valparaiso postgame

ncb_u_kfc_yum_center_b1_600

The women’s basketball team is trying to get back on track, and they did that on Saturday as they beat Valparaiso 75-42 to improve to 3-4 on the season. Next up for the Cards will be a road game at #11 Kentucky on Thursday at 7:00 on the SEC Network.

After the game on Saturday, Jeff Walz, Cortnee Walton, and Myisha Hones-Allen talked to the media about the win.

Read the rest of this entry

Women’s basketball got ‘wake-up’ call after WKU loss

Women's basketball

Photo: Paige Sherrard

CSZ contributor Paige Sherrard also writes for SB Nation’s Swishappeal.com and she recently wrote about the UofL women’s basketball team upset loss at Western Kentucky. The Cards dropped to 0-2 on the season and Jeff Walz was not happy with his team’s performance. Here is an excerpt from Paige’s article for Swishappeal.

Read the rest of this entry

Jeff Walz comments after season opening loss to California

AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley

AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley

The 8th ranked UofL women’s basketball team opened their season on Sunday with a 75-71 loss to California in front of an announced crowd of 16,254. Here is what Jeff Walz had to say after the game.

Read the rest of this entry

Women’s Basketball signs top 5 class

Photo: Scout.com

Photo: Scout.com

Jeff Walz and his staff had a huge day for the program, as they signed a top 5 class according to ESPNW/ESPN.com. Three of the five signees are 5-star players. Not too bad! The staff then participated in this video, which is reason enough to go out and support them this season.

Read the rest of this entry

Jeff Walz and players speak at tip-off luncheon

AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley

AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley

Louisville women’s basketball head coach Jeff Walz spoke to reporters on Wednesday afternoon about his team this season. Cortnee Walton and Taja Cole also had a few things to say.

Read the rest of this entry

Mariya Moore and Myisha Hines-Allen discuss first practice

Photo: ESPN.com

Photo: ESPN.com

The UofL women’s basketball team held their first practice on Wednesday afternoon. Jeff Walz should have his team ready for another big season, which is becoming the norm here in Louisville for the Cards. Sophomores Mariya Moore and Myisha Hines-Allen gave their comments afterwards.

Read the rest of this entry

CBS Sports says Louisville had 2nd best college sports season in 2014-15

Photo: Tim Haag/CardinalSportsZone.com

Photo: Tim Haag/CardinalSportsZone.com

According to CBS Sports, the Louisville Cardinals had the second best 2014-15 season in college sports behind only Ohio State. Five sports were rated: football, men’s basketball, women’s basketball, baseball, and a “wild card” sport. According to the article, the wild-card spot went to the most successful among the school’s following spectator sports: softball, men’s lacrosse, men’s ice hockey, men’s soccer, wrestling, volleyball, women’s soccer or women’s gymnastics.

Here is a little more explanation of how this was calculated:

Read the rest of this entry

2014-15 Year in Review by Crums Revenge

Photo: Tim Haag/CardinalSportsZone.com

Photo: Tim Haag/CardinalSportsZone.com

Man there is nothing like being a fan of the Louisville Cardinals. Thank you Mike (Crums Revenge); you have done it again.

Read the rest of this entry

55 (Season 2 Episode 22)

55

This week on 55…..

We close in on the season finale of 55. We talk about the Cards trips to Seattle and Tampa. Sweet 16 and National Champions? Yeah we got those too. We talk about everything in the world of Cardinal Athletics and I do mean EVERYTHING. We talk the latest episodes of the Cardinal Sports Zone podcasts which you can find at CardinalSportsZone.com/podcast (Cheap Pop). We ask again, what’s next in the ever-changing world of 55? We let you continue to teas you later after many weeks of clues. WAYNE 1K! just as I told you….

Without further adieu, here are the most ridiculous, outlandish, interesting or just downright obnoxious things I have heard this week. THIS is 55…..

Read the rest of this entry

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 163 other followers