Matt Cross Press Conference 7/14

Louisville forward Matt Cross joined the media on Wednesday afternoon for a virtual news conference. Cross committed to Louisville in February after playing the first half of the 2020-2021 season at the University of Miami (FL). He averaged 6.9 points and 3.5 rebounds in 14 games for the Hurricanes. Cross was a four-star top 100…

MBB Schedule Update: Louisville Will Travel to Michigan State in the 2021 ACC-Big 10 Challenge

The Louisville men’s basketball team will travel to East Lansing next season for a matchup with Michigan State as part of the 2021 ACC-Big Ten Challenge. Source: Michigan State will host Louisville in the 2021 ACC/Big Ten Challenge. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) June 28, 2021 The schedule addition was originally reported by college basketball insider…

Louisville Athletics Press Conference 6/25

University of Louisville Director of Athletics Vince Tyra and Associate Athletic Director for Compliance Matt Banker met with the media on Friday to address the initiatives that the university has in place regarding Name, Image and Likeness (NIL). On Thursday, Governor Andy Beshear signed an executive order allowing student-athletes in the state of Kentucky to begin…

Governor Beshear Signs Executive Order Allowing Student-Athletes to Profit Off of NIL

Governor Andy Beshear signed an executive order on Thursday allowing student-athletes in the state of Kentucky to profit off of their Name, Image, and Likeness. After talking with higher education and legislative leaders in the commonwealth, Gov. Andy Beshear signed an executive order allowing student athletes in Kentucky to receive fair compensation for the use…

El Ellis Press Conference 6/23

Louisville men’s basketball newcomer El Ellis joined the media on Tuesday afternoon for a brief press conference. Ellis is one of five transfers who moved in on campus last month. Ellis comes to Louisville by way of Tallahassee Community College, where he was a two-time All-American and two-time Panhandle Conference Player of the Year. Ellis…

Carlik Jones Invited To The NBA Combine

Congrats @CarlikJones!! pic.twitter.com/yzdhyOt7ui — Louisville Basketball (@LouisvilleMBB) June 22, 2021 Former Louisville guard Carlik Jones has been invited to the 2021 NBA Draft Combine following a standout performance this past week at the G-League Elite Camp in Chicago. Just got that call‼️‼️ #NBACombine — Carlik Jones (@carlikjones) June 22, 2021 The Elite Camp gives 40…

Jarrod West Press Conference 6/10

Louisville senior guard Jarrod West joined the media on Thursday afternoon for a brief presser. West, along with four other teammates who transferred, officially moved in at Louisville last week. West comes to town by way of Marshall University, where he spent four seasons. He was an All-Conference USA 2nd Team selection last season after…

Five New Cards Have Arrived On Campus For Men’s Basketball

Five new members of the Louisville men’s basketball team moved in on campus Monday. Move-In Day ✔️#GoCards pic.twitter.com/O1JMnxyoTC — Louisville Basketball (@LouisvilleMBB) June 1, 2021 👀 who’s here! #GoCards pic.twitter.com/PQoY3UPyRf — Louisville Basketball (@LouisvilleMBB) May 31, 2021 Jarrod West, Noah Locke, Roosevelt Wheeler, El Ellis, and Mike James have all arrived on campus as they…

Former Louisville Men’s Basketball Assistant Dino Gaudio Federally Charged With Extortion

Former Louisville men’s basketball assistant coach Dino Gaudio has been federally charged with extortion, according to multiple reports. Gaudio was fired by head coach Chris Mack in March after spending three seasons with the program. Gaudio extorted money from UofL, threatening to tell the media about recruiting violations, according to the charging document. — Jason…

David Johnson Press Conference 4/16

Former Louisville men’s basketball guard David Johnson joined the media on Friday morning to discuss his recent NBA draft decision. Johnson officially declared for the 2021 draft on Wednesday, forgoing his two remaining years of eligibility. Johnson averaged 12.6 points, 5.8 rebounds and 3.2 assists during his sophomore season in 2020-2021, earning All-ACC Honorable Mention….

Chris Mack Press Conference 3/15

Louisville head men’s basketball coach Chris Mack joined the media on Monday afternoon after it was announced on Sunday night that his team was excluded from the 2021 NCAA tournament. Louisville finished the season with a 13-7 overall record. The Cards were listed as the “First Team Out” and, therefore, will be the first replacement…