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Nwora – Mack Press Conference

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Today at the Yum center practice facility on campus, Jordan Nwora and head coach, Chris Mack, addressed the media to discuss Jordan’s experience playing for the Nigerian national team.

Jordan talked about playing for his dad, who coached the Nigerian team, what he learned, his strength and conditioning and if he will play for the Nigerian team again.

Coach Mack talked about a wide variety of topics. He started with talking about Jordan playing for Nigeria and how well he rebounded the ball. He talked about getting his team into condition and that it’s not only about being big and strong. He also discussed the return of Akoy Agau, how nobody works harder than VJ King and that VJ and Ryan McMahon are becoming leaders. He also announced that transfer Matt Hanna is no longer with the team after only 1 day. Coach talks about the current roster and breaks down the new additions to the team. He starts the discussion of the roster at about the 7:45 mark of the shortened video of the press conference. (below) Read the rest of this entry

Nunnsense | Putting An End To The Jurich Era

Tom Jurich

In the wake of all the “scandals,” poor decisions, lack of leadership and actions without integrity at the University of Louisville, many people lost their jobs, reputations were damaged, feeling were hurt and fans were divided.

It was a tough time and it seems that things are starting to take a turn in the right direction. But we can’t move forwards until we let go of the past – so it’s time to finally put an end to the Jurich era.

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Robbie Valentine Stopped In On Middays With Marques Maybin

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Photo Courtesy of KFCYumCenter.com

Robbie Valentine was on air with Marques Maybin and Steve Rummage for the Tuesday May 15th edition of Middays with Marques Maybin. They discussed everything from Robbie’s upcoming 33rd (!) annual basketball camps to the type of recruits coach Mack has been bringing in. They also discussed the incredible Donovan Mitchell and the impact he has had on the Louisville and Utah communities thus far. Take a listen below!

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Photo Gallery: WBB vs Boise State – NCAA First Round

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The University of Louisville women’s basketball team had a pretty successful first round victory in the 2018 NCAA tournament. For a full recap click here.

But if you are more into pictures telling the story, you are in luck. For the first time ever at any UofL sporting event, the incomparable TJ Barr and I were both in attendance with our cameras. You will get a look at the game from both ends of the court. I present to you the WBB Mega-gallery.

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Men’s Basketball Tickets On Sale Now

Wayne Blackshear

If you haven’t bought your tickets for the 2017/2018 UofL Men’s Basketball season, you still have time. Here is how to do so:

Tickets For UofL Men’s Basketball Home Games, Now Available

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Photo Credit to USA Today

You can now buy tickets to all 21 of the UofL Men’s Basketball team’s home games. They start out as low as $19. Find out all the information you need below.

Louisville Basketball Schedules Pro Day

Rick Pitino

AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser

The University of Louisville Men’s Basketball team has scheduled their very first Pro Day for October 7th as reported by Evan Daniels with Scout.com. It will be divided up into two practices and head coach Rick Pitino has already said they will be extremely athletic practices. He also believes he has 5 or 6 legitimate first round picks coming off this year’s team. The Cards are ranked 6th heading into the season by CBS Sports.

 

Romeo Langford Announces Top 7

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New Albany High School stand out, Romeo Langford, announced his top 7 schools today. Langford is a 5 star, 6’5″ guard who is a top 5 recruit in the 2018 class. Stay tuned to CSZ as his decision day comes closer.

Beat The Buzzer With Lance Thomas

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On today’s Beat the Buzzer, the awesome people with UofL athletics sit down with freshman Lance Thomas. The fans get to find out what celebrity he would leave a comp ticket for, what’s the best thing he’s discovered about the city of Louisville and so much more. Watch below!

 

Beat The Buzzer With Jordan Nwora

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Today on Beat the Buzzer, the fans get to know freshman Jordan Nwora better. Who is he one celebrity he would leave a comp ticket for? What is his hometown known for? Find out the answer to these and many more below.

Select A Seat Night For Men’s Basketball

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Press release per Kenny Klein

Select-a-Seat Event for UofL Men’s Basketball Tickets Aug. 3

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — University of Louisville men’s basketball fans interested in purchasing season tickets for the 2017-18 season are invited to participate in a special select-a-seat event at the KFC Yum! Center on Thursday, August 3 from 6-8 p.m.

During the event, individuals can participate in unique experiences and hand pick available seats.  Participants will have the opportunity to visit with the Cardinal Bird mascot Louie and members of the Ladybirds dance team, as well as receiving a behind the scenes look into the Cards’ locker room, players’ lounge and KFC Yum! Center practice court.  Available seats within the arena will be tagged for sale with seats starting as low as $19 per game.

Fans interested in attending are asked to RSVP for the event online at this link:  http://GoCards.com/mbb-select-a-seat

Rick Pitino Celebrates 4 Point Play

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We had a tough battle Saturday and there very few bright spots. One that pumped me up the most was coach Rick Pitino getting hype once UL took control of the game. My guy Troy Turbeville @tville73 put together a clip & shared it with everyone. I wanted to share it with you all. Enjoy.

Full Time-Lapse Video Of The YUM! Center Redesign

Video of the awesome redesign of the court at the YUM! via @GoCards…………Enjoy!

Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh! It’s almost time!

Go Cards!

55 (Episode 20)

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This week…..on 55…..We come to an end of an era. No more Luuuuuuuuuuuuke, Russ, Wichita or Van Beast. No more of this 4 year version of Boom. We will miss you and cherish this class like no other. We did get another NCAA title this week and the girls of boom are still rolling so there’s that. So here we go, here are the 55 most ridiculous things I have heard, had to debate, or just thought about this past week. This …..is….55.

1) On Friday night, which seems like a week ago, UL Men’s basketball team lost to a team none of us like….

2) This happened though….

3) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qX5xZQYxZpg

4) Yeah I know scoreboard…

5) #Whatevs

6) All jokes aside….Thank you to the following guys

7) Russ Smith

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8) SVT

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9) Tim Henderson

10) Luuuuuuuuuuuke

11) Seriously, from the bottom of our hearts…Thank you!

12) I also expect this guy to leave:

Montrezl Harrell

13) If he leaves I wanna thank you too Montrezl “MegaTrezl” Harrell for bringing massive monster dunks back to the school synonymous for dunking

14) #HeGone

15) #EndOfAnEra

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Louisville to host ACC Tournament?

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By: Steven Rummage

UofL could jointly bid for the ACC to bring the Conference Tournament to the KFC Yum Center. This move would not be a possibility until 2022 at best but WOW wouldnt this be fun! Read the full article HERE