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Browsing the "Year of the Cardinal" Category

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Pitino enshrined in basketball Hall of Fame

Rick Pitino took his place among the game’s greats when he was enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. [...]

September 8, 2013 College Basketball, U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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White House visit caps Cards’ memorable run

For the University of Louisville basketball team, the traditional trip to the White House for the NCAA men’s basketball champions closed the book on a season they will never forget. Coach Rick Pitino said the visit capped off the season, [...]

July 23, 2013 College Basketball, U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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College World Series trip completes ‘Louisville Slam’

The University of Louisville baseball team kept the Year of the Cardinal going, beating Vanderbilt to advance to the College World Series. [...]

June 9, 2013 U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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Louisville wins 2013 NCAA men’s basketball championship

The story of the championship game, one shining moment for Louisville, and a look into its making. [...]

April 9, 2013 College Basketball, U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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Louisville women reach NCAA title game

The University of Louisville women’s basketball team, the party crashers, crashed the biggest party of the women’s college basketball season. [...]

April 8, 2013 College Basketball, U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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The prayer that changed Kevin Ware’s big break into a big victory

With his leg broken, something happened on the sideline with Kevin Ware that gave him the presence of mind to turn it into a bigger moment, and wound up capturing the attention of the nation. [...]

April 3, 2013 College Basketball, U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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Year of The Cardinal in Review: U of L women beat Baylor

It didn’t matter what happened later in the tournament, when Louisville upset No. 1 seed Baylor to end the college career of All-American Britney Griner, it captured the Shining Moment of the women’s college hoops season. [...]

April 2, 2013 College Basketball, U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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Final Fourtitude: Reconstructing U of L’s win over Duke

Reconstructing U of L’s historic win over Duke, that propelled the Cardinals to their second consecutive Final Four. [...]

April 1, 2013 College Basketball, U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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Pitino walked out, Cards woke up to win Big East Tournament title

Rick Pitino took an interesting approach with his team down big to Syracuse in the championship of the Big East Tournament in Madison Square Garden. [...]

March 17, 2013 College Basketball, U of L, Year of the Cardinal
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Year of the Cardinal in Review: Cards shock Florida in Sugar

The University of Louisville football team showed up and shut down a highly regarded Florida team to win the Sugar Bowl for the school’s second victory in a BCS Bowl. [...]

January 3, 2013 College Football, U of L, Year of the Cardinal