Louisville Cardinals Women's Basketball Schedule
If you're looking for a bit of excitement on the hardwood, you're
definitely in the right spot, as the Louisville Cardinals are headed back to the floor to take on all the top teams in the
American Athletic Conference, a conference absolutely loaded to the brim with other great programs that know their way around
the court. Come out to KFC Yum Center in Louisville, Kentucky and you'll get right into the middle of a great game that is
sure to be the talk of the town leading up to the opening tip, as these ladies can light up the scoreboard in a real hurry
and are always boasting some of the top players in the nation.
But even though the home games are great, don't make
the mistake of thinking that it's only about the home matchups, as seeing the Cardinals on the road is a rite of passage and
you'll get a completely different perspective on Cardinals basketball. Even though the guys are fun to watch too, the Cardinals
routinely have a great team of their own, giving you plenty of reasons to come out and get right into the middle of the heart-pounding
action as the Cardinals look to make a big move up the conference standings.
After winning almost
every home game last season and making it to the second round of the NCAA Tournament recently, the current roster has a taste
of success that will only leave them hungry for more and hoping to follow in the footsteps of the men's program, who won the
National Championship last in 2012-2013. With players who can do it all on both ends of the court, this is a team that you
definitely don't want to sleep on as they hope to do some serious damage in the AAC this season. Once you're there watching
a great Cardinals matchup the way it was meant to be seen, you'll definitely be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.
The American Athletic Conference may be a name that seems unfamiliar to casual sports fans, but
it is the new name of the former Big East. The conference changed its name after several schools left for other conferences
and new teams were added. Many of these new members were located outside of the East Coast so the conference was re-branded.
As far as women's college basketball is concerned, the conference remains a powerhouse with the likes of UCONN and Louisville
still battling it out, providing a steady stream of thrills every season the AAC teams head into an exciting new era.
year you can once again expect teams from the American Athletic Conference to make deep runs in the NCAA Tournament as well
as provide fans with memorable games throughout the conference season. Be sure to make your plans to visit KFC Yum Center
this season for some of the top American Athletic Conference match ups of the year as the Cardinals hope to pile up the wins
and chase their title aspirations.
Louisville Cardinal Women's Basketball Trivia
Did you know that the
Cardinals have won 12 different conference titles?
Even though they've only been around since 1975, it didn't take very
long for the Louisville Cardinal's women's team to show that they can dominate on the court, and that's a tradition that they
carried through their days in the Big East and into the AAC. These days, the Cardinals routinely rank as one of the very top
teams in the conference, even while having to go up against some of the very best teams in the entire country.
In the past several years women's college basketball has been growing exponentially in popularity and this
is evident by the crowds that fill the arenas for each game. KFC Yum Center is one of the most exciting arenas in all of college
basketball and on game day the electricity in the air is enough to get even the most casual basketball fan bouncing off the
walls. As the teams take the court for the opening tip off fans stand up and refuse to sit down until the home team scores.
you know it the clock is winding down in the second half and the Cardinals are wrapped up in yet another tight contest, bringing
the intensity in the stands nearly to a boil as fans wait on pins and needles to see if the Cardinals can pull it off. And
if history is any indication, they usually do, as the Cardinals boast one of the very best home records in college basketball
in recent years and are always a menace on their home court. Even though there are plenty of ways to follow the Cardinals
these days when they hit the court, there is still no conjuring up the atmosphere of the crowd anywhere else but the arena.