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Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 03/23/2014

NCAA Tournament 2014: Saturday’s scores

In case you missed the day’s action, check out a complete list of game stories and box scores.

By Tariq Lee  |  11:12 AM ET, 03/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Florida, Louisville, Michigan, NCAA tournament, North Dakota State, Pittsburgh, Saint Louis, San Diego State, Texas

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 03/22/2014

NCAA Tournament 2014: Louisville reaches third straight Sweet 16 with win against Saint Louis

The defending champion Cardinals overcome cold shooting to advance to Sweet 16, where Coach Rick Pitino is 11-0 all-time.

By Brandon Parker  |  06:04 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Louisville, NCAA tournament, St. Louis

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 03/22/2014

NCAA Tournament 2014: Louisville, Saint Louis combine for lowest first-half point total (so far)

The Cardinals and Billikens totaled just 41 points and 21 turnovers in the first half of their second-round matchup.

By Brandon Parker  |  04:16 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Louisville, NCAA tournament, St. Louis

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 11/07/2013

Kevin Ware returns for first time since breaking his leg (video)

Louisville star was counting the days until he could play again and says he’s better than ever.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:53 AM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kevin Ware, Louisville

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 06/04/2013

Rick Pitino gets his very own Maker's Mark bottle (photo)

Win an NCAA title, get your face on a bottle of bourbon.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:37 PM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Louisville, NCAA basketball, Rick Pitino

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 04/26/2013

Rick Pitino got that tattoo. Want to see it?

Judging by the size of his fresh ink, Louisville Coach Rick Pitino really likes his NCAA championship team.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:20 AM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, Rick Pitino

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 04/11/2013

Rick Pitino will get tattoo of a cardinal on his shoulder

Louisville coach will make good on promise to get inked if his players won the national championship.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:27 PM ET, 04/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Louisville, NCAA tournament, Rick Pitino

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 04/09/2013

Luke Hancock leads Louisville win with his ailing father watching

Louisville junior's big night is made more special by the presence of his father, who is battling and undisclosed ailment.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:14 AM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Louisville, Luke Hancock, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 04/08/2013

Louisville vs. Michigan: Viewer's guide to NCAA championship game

March Madness 2013 will come to an end as the Cardinals and Wolverines tip off.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:13 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, Michigan, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:04 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Reaction shots: Louisville advances to championship game

Cardinals, helped by some late calls, outlast Wichita State

By Cindy Boren  |  09:04 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:14 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Rick Pitino's horse wins Santa Anita Derby

Louisville coach has an ownership stake in Goldencents.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:14 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, NCAA tournament, Rick Pitino

Posted at 07:42 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Let's check in with Kevin Ware as Wichita State continues to lead Louisville

Wichita State opens the second half strong, much to the injured Louisville player's dismay.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:42 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:18 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Kevin Ware is in the house

Broken leg and all, Louisville guard gets a front-row seat. And has plans for cutting down the nets.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:18 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Kevin Ware heads for Louisville's bench

Cardinals' injured star joins teammates in Atlanta for Final Four

By Cindy Boren  |  05:04 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 04/02/2013

Kevin Ware released from hospital, heads back to "my brothers"

Guard goes back to Louisville with Final Four weekend in mind.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:31 PM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 04/02/2013

Kevin Ware says: "I've never had this much support in my life"

Injured Louisville star Kevin Ware hears from sports stars and celebrities after breaking his leg.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:14 AM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 04/01/2013

Kevin Ware is up on crutches in hospital (photo)

Louisville player will remain in the hospital until at least Tuesday.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:13 PM ET, 04/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 04/01/2013

Kevin Ware recovers from surgery as Louisville marches on

Louisville rallys after sophomore guard suffers gruesome broken leg in Elite Eight victory.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:12 AM ET, 04/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 07:32 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Sad Ram Fan isn't enjoying the Colorado State game

With loss to Louisville, the NCAA tournament bids this fan adieu.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:32 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Colorado State, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Louisville's Montrezl Harrell appears to be growing

Louisville's talented freshman draws attention.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:05 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, Montrezl Harrel, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:40 AM ET, 03/22/2013

2013 NCAA Tournament: The Best and Worst from Thursday's March Madness action

Thursday's round of 64 action was marked by one major upset, a few snoozers and plenty of social media buzz.

By Brandon Parker  |  01:40 AM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davidson, Harvard, Louisville, Marquette, Montana, NCAA tournament, New Mexico, New Mexico State, North Carolina A&T, Saint Louis, Syracuse

Posted at 08:35 PM ET, 03/21/2013

N.C. A&T's DaMetrius Upchurch takes nasty fall, Louisville's Chane Behanan has nasty missed dunk

The 1-vs.-16 matchup hasn't been close, but it's had some fireworks.

By Brandon Parker  |  08:35 PM ET, 03/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gonzaga, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 11/28/2012

Louisville to ACC to replace Maryland

With Maryland leaving in 2014 for the Big Ten, ACC presidents and chancellors have chosen to add Louisville, according to reports.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:52 AM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ACC, Louisville, Maryland