2021 Louisville Football Guide: Special Teams

Shifting gears from our recent defense previews, we look towards the special teams unit Louisville will have this season. 2020 Breakdown: James Turner had a successful 2020 season as the starting kicker, hitting all 40 extra-point attempts and nailing 13-of-15 field goals (including a 50-yarder in Louisville’s 30-0 win over Syracuse). Turner’s 86.7% accuracy is…

UofL Catcher Henry Davis Selected First Overall By The Pittsburgh Pirates

As expected throughout the spring, Louisville catcher Henry Davis heard his name called early tonight in the 2021 MLB Draft. The Bedford, NY native was selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates with the first overall pick. With the No. 1 overall pick in the 2021 #MLBDraft, the @Pirates select catcher Henry Davis from Louisville! pic.twitter.com/PaFHXETIP2 —…

Louisville Falls To Georgia Tech, Eliminated From ACC Baseball Championship

Louisville (28-22) fell to Georgia Tech (29-22) 9-8 in 12 innings, coming on a walk-off RBI double from GT’s Drew Compton. The loss eliminates Louisville from the ACC Baseball Championship, keeping the Cardinals from their first conference tournament title since 2009. It also leaves Louisville at risk of potentially missing the NCAA Tournament, which would…

Around the Bases: North Carolina

Louisville rebounded from a weekend sweep at Clemson to gain some huge wins and improve their RPI. It started on Tuesday with a win over defending national champion Vanderbilt. The Cardinals took a 7-2 win over the Commodores, then took two of three in a weekend series against the Duke Blue Devils. This weekend, Louisville…

Louisville Baseball Announces Capacity Upgrade

Louisville announced today that effective immediately, games at Jim Patterson Stadium will now have a maximum capacity of 50 percent. MORE FANS‼️ 🔗 https://t.co/ai3b5d4ghx#L1C4 pic.twitter.com/GPiP742YFh — Louisville Baseball (@LouisvilleBSB) May 5, 2021 Previously, Louisville was only allowed to have a maximum capacity of 20 percent at home games, in conjunction with guidance from state and…

Around the Bases: Clemson

Only one game took place last week, as Louisville’s weekend series against Pitt was canceled due to positive COVID-19 tests and contact tracing within the Pitt baseball program. However, Louisville was victorious in their lone game last week. The Cardinals took a 12-5 victory over in-state rival Kentucky, tying the annual series at 1-1 this…