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Louisville basketball tops North Carolina Central for fourth win

Jordan Nwora scored 17 points, Dwayne Sutton had 12, and Steven Enoch put up 15 as the Cardinals rolled to a 87-58 win over North Carolina Central.The pair had hit 14 of 22 attempts from beyond the arc coming into Sunday's game but went 2-of-11 from deep on Sunday. ...

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Louisville basketball beats Indiana State to remain undefeated

Veteran forwards Jordan Nwora and Dwayne Sutton led the way for the Cardinals in front of the Yum Center crowd.Coach Chris Mack said before the game that Indiana State has a backcourt as good as any team in the country. ...

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Louisville basketball vs. Youngstown State: Live score and updates

Today the Cardinals make their home-opener against at 2 p.against Youngstown State at the KFC Yum Center. ...

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Louisville basketball vs. Youngstown State: How to watch

Let's move on and look ahead to Louisville's Sunday showdown against Youngstown State.Still, he said, Louisville's inexperienced players are going to have to improve if the Cardinals are going to make a deep run in March. ...

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How to watch Louisville basketball vs. Miami, and a scouting report

Let's celebrate by breaking down Louisville's Tuesday night ACC showdown at Miami.The Hurricanes weren't a contender last season, but a lot can change in one summer. ...

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Bellarmine basketball picked to win GLVC ahead of 2019-20 season

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 2:15 PM EDT Oct 15, 2019





































Practice started early Tuesday morning, but Bellarmine's players weren't waiting.We had so much fun today; we’re going to come back at 2 o’clock and do it again. ...

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Louisville basketball scandal: David Grissom's inactions indefensible

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 7:29 PM EDT Aug 12, 2019





























David Grissom made the tough calls without flinching.To believe Ramsey dropped that bombshell on the board chairman is to wonder why Grissom would not have asked – demanded, really – that the culprit be identified. ...

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Founder of basketball site Next Up Recruits facing drug charges

William Taylor Hicks, 32, who founded Next Up Recruits, was arrested June 26 and charged with intent to distribute at least 100 kilograms of marijuana.He's being held at the Woodford County Jail awaiting an October sentencing at which he could receive up to 40 years in prison, according to court documents. ...

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Kentucky basketball recruiting: UK's top 2020 targets

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 12:21 PM EDT Jul 8, 2019

































LEXINGTON - Kentucky basketball's 2019-20 roster appears set, but recruiting never stops for John Calipari and his staff.Who Calipari watches this week will offer further clarity as to Kentucky's top targets in the class of 2020. ...

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Trinity basketball, Male softball among top Louisville prep stories

Behind state singles runner-up Brandon Chou and state doubles champions Justin Lee and Ben Rueff, Trinity captured its first team tennis state title since 2006.Xavier won its second straight boys soccer state title and 14th overall with a 1-0 victory over Highlands. ...

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Terry Rozier, Louisville basketball alum, dealt to Charlotte Hornets

The move was part of a sign-and-trade to send former Hornets point guard (and UConn great) Kemba Walker to Boston for the upcoming season.But if that's not good enough, check out the terms of the deal — three years and $58 million, all fully guaranteed, according to The Athletic. ...

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Kentucky basketball players that could be picked in 2020 NBA draft

ESPN’s most recent 2020 mock draft includes three Kentucky players in the first round: freshman guard Tyrese Maxey (No.12), freshman forward Kahlil Whitney (No. ...

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Louisville players, Chris Mack spread love of basketball to kids

This wasn't a high-stakes NCAA competition at the KFC Yum Center, but a beat-the-buzzer exercise on the student activities center practice courts during Chris Mack Basketball Camp, with an audience of 210 wide-eyed kids.This is Mack's second year running basketball camps at Louisville, but it calls back memories both of the camps he ran at previous coaching stops and the ones he attended as a kid. ...

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Kentucky basketball legend "King" Kelly Coleman dies at age 80

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 4:59 PM EDT Jun 17, 2019






























Kelly Coleman – better-known as “King” Kelly Coleman after becoming the all-time leading scorer in Kentucky high school basketball history – died Sunday.Gary West, author of “King Kelly Coleman: Kentucky’s Greatest Basketball Legend,” said Coleman had been battling cancer and was living in his hometown of Wayland, Ky. ...

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Bellarmine basketball can reach NCAA Tournament in Atlantic Sun

So the highest-profile splash the Knights could make at the next level would be reaching the NCAA Tournament — and it might be easier than it sounds.They're not completely coming out of nowhere here. ...

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Louisville basketball legend Denny Crum 'on the mend' after stroke

A post on Susan Crum's Facebook page Thursday night said it had been "a scary and stressful weekend.His wife's post thanked people for support and prayers in recent days. ...

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UVA White House visit: NCAA champion Virginia men's basketball team declines Trump's invitation to the White House

The University of Virginia men's basketball team will not celebrate its historic NCAA championship with President Trump at the White House, the Cavaliers' head coach announced Friday on Twitter.We would have to respectfully decline an invitation. ...

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WKU basketball center Charles Bassey declares for NBA draft

The 6-foot-11 native of Lagos, Nigeria and former five-star recruit lived up to the incoming hype, finishing the season as the Conference USA Freshman of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year.More: Should Western Kentucky’s Charles Bassey stay in school or go to the NBA? ...

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Kentucky basketball official recovering after coach's punch

“I’m 42, and I’ve known Kenny since I was 16 years old,” said Danny Leidecker, Ballard Memorial's softball coach.Crick and others decided to create a GoFundMe page to raise money for Culp's expenses. ...

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Rick Pitino getting popular in college basketball again

On the same day that the Wall Street Journal posted a story on Pitino's time coaching 'em up in Greece, Pitino was being prominently mentioned partly through his own efforts for the job opening at St.Oh, and USA TODAY's Dan Wolken wrote a column arguing that UCLA dropped the ball by hiring Cincy's Mick Cronin instead of Pitino. ...

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