Why Louisville/Kentucky is college basketball's best rivalry
The University of Louisville was viewed as the place where African Americans could excel, and Kentucky was a white-bread University. We lost Morton to Louisville. People don't like what they can't understand, and these two sides certainly don't seem to ...
Why Kentucky vs. Louisville Is a Better Rivalry Than Duke vs. North Carolina
Duke is the most overrated rivalry in college ... or that funny. Here is Duke's version. It's simple. North Carolina's version is a little better and more original. But, still it doesn't cut to the core like the fans of Kentucky or Louisville.
At Louisville, Athletic Boom Is Rooted in ESPN Partnership
Louisville was still a youngster as far as public universities went, having shed its roots as a small, private college to join the Kentucky state system in 1970 ... “First to 49 points wins,” Mr. Smith liked to joke. It was fast-break football ...
CRAWFORD | Football coaching carousel is fueled by funny money
I understand, when you get to this level of college football, money is as much message and meaning as it is compensation. If you're the University of Louisville ... months into his four-year deal at Western Kentucky before leaving for U of L, where ...
Kentucky Wildcats Basketball: Sorry ‘Cats Fans But Duke Is Not a Rival
On Saturday, 29 December, the University of Kentucky will square off against the University of Louisville in what many (myself included ... for each other. Here’s a funny thing about UK fans: for some reason, many UK fans think they have the exclusive ...