Louisville Cardinals Basketball Schedule in 2014-2015
With another very talented team and some major expectations
in the ACC, the Louisville Cardinals head back for a season sure to be loaded with twists, turns and nail-biting moments as
they look to shoot their way to what is generally considered the toughest basketball conference in the country. But where
some programs would be intimidated, the Cardinals simply see a challenge, giving fans plenty of reasons to head out and see
if the Cardinals have what it takes to pile up the wins and get back to the top of the standings. Thanks to a schedule packed
to the brim with great matchups against other powerhouses, fans will be treated to one exciting game after another throughout
the course of the season, making KFC Yum Center one of the best places in the country to see a big game.
The ACC may
be changing a bit, but it's now as good as it's ever been and the Louisville Cardinals are once again absolutely loaded with
explosive playmakers that can light up the scoreboard in a real hurry. There has never been a better time to put down the
remote and head out to a great basketball game filled with rim-rocking jams, spectacular blocked shots and nail-biting moments
that you know you'll be talking about long after the game is over.
But you also don't want to make the mistake of thinking
that it's only about the home games at KFC Yum Center, as hitting the road and seeing the Cardinals do their thing during
an exciting away game is another amazing way to see your favorite team in action. With the Cardinals definitely not going
quietly in the ACC, don't make the mistake of trying to catch the action from home when you could be watching the drama unfold
before your very eyes alongside thousands of your fellow fans.
Louisville Cardinals Basketball Team Info
three national championships, many Final Four appearances and more than sixty years of NCAA Tournament showings, the Cardinals
are without question one of college basketball's most prominent teams. Their impressive record speaks for itself, and anyone
who's ever seen the Cardinals live knows these hyper talented young ball players are at the top of their game. The Cardinals
have also had a steady stream of unbelievable players over the years, with guys like Pervis Ellison, Russ Smith, Earl Clark
and many more dominating for the Cardinals. With the Cardinals heading into a new era of basketball in the ACC, there has
never been a better time to get behind the Cardinals of Louisville.
is an experience like no other. Featuring some of the best student athletes in the world along with some of the most passionate
fans in all of sports, the games have an atmosphere that is unrivaled. When you set foot into KFC Yum Arena for a University
of Louisville Cardinals home basketball game this will all be clear. As the teams set up for opening tip off the fans stand
up and vociferously cheer for their alma mater and hometown favorites. The atmosphere at the big game isn't something that
you can recreate anywhere but the stands, which is why you don't want to get left watching the highly anticipated matchup
at the bar down the street. Thanks to as many as 22,800 fans at KFC Yum Center, the Cardinals always have a passionate crowd
to play in front of, and as soon as you're there you'll see what it is you've been missing trying to follow the action from
Louisville Cardinals Basketball History
Over the years, the biggest rivalry by far for the Louisville
Cardinals has been with in-state rivals the Kentucky Wildcats. Fortunately for basketball fans everywhere the two schools
face each other at least once a year despite not being in the same conference. Of course, for the 2014-2015 season the Cardinals
will head to the ACC after years of being in the Big East, taking them from an amazing conference to the conference generally
considered to be the cream of the crop in college basketball. Dating back all the way to 1911, the Cardinals have been to
the Final Four on 10 different occasions – a mark that very few, and only truly elite, programs can boast. Overall,
the Cardinals make the NCAA Tournament pretty much as regularly as breathing, particularly since 2007, as they've made it
every single year since then. Come be a part of the season as the Cardinals look to light up the scoreboard and give their
fans plenty to cheer about in another year loaded with rim-rocking excitement.
Louisville Cardinal Trivia
you know that three Louisville Cardinals players have won the Most Outstanding Player distinction at the Final Four?
Griffith, Pervis Ellison, and Luke Hancock have all won the award, cementing all three of them as some of the biggest names
in the history of the program. Both Ellison and Griffith won the conference tournament Most Outstanding as well, with Ellison
actually taking down the honor on two different occasions, in both 1986 and 1989.
Louisville Cardinal Fans
are plenty of major college sports out there these days, but few can even hold a candle to the experiment of big-time NCAA
basketball. Come out to the stands and you'll see what all the buzz is about, as you'll be treated to an unbelievable sporting
event filled with thousands of intense fans that know a thing or two about showing their support. Some things don't transfer
through that fancy TV, making it always a great idea to head out to the stands so you can experience the game the way it was
meant to be seen. And when it comes to passion and energy, it definitely doesn't get any better than the Louisville Cardinals,
whose fans know how to pour into the stands to show their support on a regular basis throughout the regular season. When the
game is a nail-biter and you're there with all of the rest of the fans, don't be surprised if you end up completely hooked.