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Cougars Fall Short Against Louisville

When the Houston Cougars played at Louisville on January 19 they got blitzed. The Cardinals led the game 57-28 at halftime and wound up winning the game by 39 points. On Wednesday night at Hofheinz […]

SportsRadio 610–02/06/2014

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Cincinnati’s Cronin: “I Coveted The Houston Job”

Cincinnati basketball coach Mick Cronin might be in the same conference as the University of Houston for the first time as a head coach, but that doesn’t mean he’s unfamiliar with the program. For five […]

SportsRadio 610–01/09/2014

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Rick Pitino Tries To Motivate Nick Wright

Rick Pitino joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about his new book “The One-Day Contract”, Lopez tries to get Pitino to motivate Nick to get out and experience life, his two championships, Teddy Bridgewater, how to improve the NCAA and the issue of whether or not to pay players.

10/02/2013

Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony

Pitino, Payton,King, 9 Others Enter Hoops Hall

Rick Pitino remembers the training meals at the pizza place where his Boston University teams ate more than 30 years ago.

09/09/2013

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Five Things: Missing McGary And Hancock Saves Cardinals…Again

The preseason No. 2 team finishes 35-5 and wins 16 in a row to close the season, culminating with a national championship. No dominant team in college basketball this year?

04/09/2013

Luke Hancock of the Louisville Cardinals celebrates as he cuts down the net after helping his team win the NCAA title game. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Luke Hancock’s Heroics Propel Louisville To NCAA Title

Luke Hancock’s knack for making big shots was on display well before he transferred to Louisville. But he craved something bigger. He finally got it last night.

04/09/2013

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Louisville Beats Michigan 82-76 For Men’s NCAA Title

What began with over six dozen men’s collegiate basketball teams vying for No.1 ended Monday with one outpacing and outshining all of the rest.

04/09/2013

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Pitino Leads Class Of 7 Into Naismith Hall Of Fame

Rick Pitino, who will coach Louisville in the NCAA championship game Monday night, is among seven people elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

04/08/2013

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Rothstein: Louisville, Michigan Set To Give Us A Thrill

The season that none of us could predict is set to give us a title game that none of us will forget.

04/08/2013

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Five Things: Motivated Cardinals Prevail And Wichita State Stays Alive

Even with limited drama—none of the regional finals were particularly thrilling—the NCAA Tournament is a wonderful thing, the perfect blend of fairness and unpredictability.

04/01/2013

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