Louisville ranks second in the nation in attendance. Credit an open-minded AD, the right coach, a sparkling new arena and a player who captivated fans at the right time.
Armintie Price is one of many players to watch in the East finals.
On the road, trailing and with their star on the bench in foul trouble, the Dream looked done for in their playoff opener. Instead, every other Atlanta player stepped up to steal Game 1 from the Sun.
Former UConn All-American Shea Ralph is once again helping the Huskies win. This time, it's as an assistant coach.
As is usually the case for Louisville, Angel McCoughtry earned the headlines in the Big East semifinal victory over Pitt. But Candyce Bingham's level-headed leadership is just as important.
No. 10 Louisville had the right game plan for UConn and executed it perfectly ... for a half. Then the Huskies dropped their latest rout, 93-65, on the Cardinals.
Louisville is 19-1 and ranked 10th, but the Cardinals are the most hard-knock one-loss team in the country. Things won't get any easier at UConn on Monday.
This season, Louisville is a lot more than a one-woman show. And because Angel McCoughtry has made the switch from "me" to "we," the Cardinals came away Sunday with a win over Rutgers and a spot in the Big East semifinals.