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LouisvilleKY’s women earned No. 1 seed in ACC Tournament

Story and photos from gocards.com LOUISVILLE, Ky. – No. 4 Louisville women’s basketball’s 81-49 win over Pittsburgh on Sunday afternoon clinched its first ever Atlantic Coast Conference regular season title and the No. 1 seed in the ACC Tournament. The Cardinals open the tournament on Friday afternoon at 2 p.m. ET against the No. 8 Syracuse/No. 9 Virginia Tech winner. The ACC championship marks Louisville’s first conference title since they won the 2001 C-USA regular season title and its first conference title under head coach Jeff Walz. UofL enters postseason play with a 29-2 record, which marks its most regular season wins in…


That Was Quick…Cold-Shooting Louisville Cards Bounced from ACC Tourney

From U of L… GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Brice Johnson scored 18 of his 22 points after halftime to help No. 19 North Carolina outlast No. 14 Louisville 70-60 in Thursday’s Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinals. Marcus Paige added 13 points for the fifth-seeded Tar Heels (23-10), who regrouped from an ugly first half and took control in the final 7 minutes to take the third tough matchup between the teams this season. UNC used an 8-0 run to finally push ahead for good, with Kennedy Meeks coming up with some key plays despite being limited by a recent illness. The…


It’s On – Louisville Cards vs. North Carolina at 2 Today

Want to see a city shut down? Around here, we close schools for the Kentucky Oaks, but basketball stops most activity as Louisville, every year, leads the nation in stopping what you’re doing because the game is on. Today, it’s U of L’s first time in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. Don’t worry, your boss is probably watching it too. GAME FACTS – ACC Quarterfinals – Louisville vs. North Carolina Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015 Time: 2:00 p.m. Site: Greensboro (N.C.) Coliseum (23,500) Television: ESPN – Sean McDonough, play-by-play; Shane Battier, analyst; Allison Williams, reporter. Also – ACC Network (WAVE-TV in Louisville) – Tim…