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WBB Bracketology: Charlie Creme’s Latest Projections

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Charlie Creme (the ‘Joe Lunardi’ of women’s college hoops) posted his latest Bracketology for the Women’s NCAA Tournament.

Despite falling to Syracuse in the ACC Women’s Tournament, Creme has Louisville sitting pretty.

Here’s what you need to know:

Creme is projecting Louisville as a three-seed in the Lexington region.

He also has Louisville hosting the first and second round at the KFC Yum! Center.

Of course, we won’t know the final seedings until Selection Monday on March 14th.

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Nunnsense: Will You Find Your Reason To Watch March Madness?

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It’s been well documented that the University of Louisville men’s basketball team will not be playing in this seasons edition of March Madness. There will however, be quite a few teams playing from the Atlantic Coast Conference. North Carolina, Virginia, Miami, Duke and Notre Dame are all locks to be included (in my opinion). Clemson, Pittsburgh and Syracuse  are on the bubble.

Are you loyal to the conference or will you cheer for a local team? I do not subscribe to the theory of cheering for a team because of conference affiliation. I know people do it in football every year and  I think it makes them look ignorant. Pounding you chest and screaming “ACC, ACC” after an ACC team wins a title makes you seem as if your team was not good enough so you found an alternate way to run your mouth.

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The bracket is out and we like Louisville’s draw!

The bracket is out and I couldn’t be more happy. Like I said this Louisville team could lose in the first round or could make a Final Four but this draw sure makes me feel better about the latter. The Cards found themselves in the East Region (#1 seed Villinova) and will kick off their road to Indy this Friday against UC Irvine. We will have more on the Cards road and UC Irvine soon.

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Fans Respond: Who Would You Rather Play in the Sweet 16?

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This is a very interesting topic. As a Cards fan, who do YOU WANT Louisville to play in the Sweet 16? Do you want a rematch with Wichita State? They are undefeated and haven’t lost since the Cards beat them in the Final Four. Or do you want a rematch against Kentucky? No explanation needed on who they are and how big that would be. We took the question to twitter, and here is what you said.

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Time/TV Set for Saturday’s Game vs St. Louis

The Louisville Cardinals will take on the St. Louis Billikens on Saturday afternoon. Tip-off will be at approximately 2:45 pm ET and it will be on CBS.

2014 CSZ NCAA Bracket Challenge!

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This is a little late notice, but we are having a CSZ NCAA Tournament bracket challenge this year! The top two finishers will receive gift certificates for FansCloset.com! First place will get $100 and second will get $50 towards the website. FansCloset.com sells both UofL and UK apparel so anyone can join, but only UofL fans can win. Kidding, sort of.

The name of the bracket pool is “Cardinal Sports Zone” but the ID number that you will need is 310417 and the password is “runitback”. When you click the link, make sure to click “Join a Private Pool.”

Click here to join! 

Layup Lines: UofL vs Florida

  

We are just a few hours away from tip-off, and the excitement is evident amongst Cards fans. A win over Florida, and UofL advances to the Final Four! We are so close that we can feel it. However, it will not be easy.

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Cards advance to Elite Eight!

 

As soon as the brackets were announced on Selection Sunday, Cards fans realized that we could possibly face Michigan State. This was a big deal because when UofL was the overall #1 seed in 2008-2009, it was the Spartans that eliminated the Cards. Sure, California and Morehead State have eliminated UofL the last 2 seasons, but the Michigan State one stuck out more, because that was supposed to be our year. We won the Big East regular season, the Big East Tournament, and were primed for a Final Four run. Last night, it was time for revenge…

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Cards get 4th seed in the West

Let the madness begin! This evening, the brackets were revealed for the NCAA Tournament. The Louisville Cardinals (26-9) were given the 4 seed in the West Region. They will face the 13 seed Davidson Wildcats (25-7).

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