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  1. Former Louisville player Brandon Bender has ties to Ken Caldwell

    Pat Forde

    Ken Caldwell has had a sidekick in recent months -- former Louisville basketball player Brandon Bender.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2011
  2. Rick Pitino tabs Butler to beat UConn

    Pat Forde

    HOUSTON -- Rick Pitino is the only coach in America who has beaten the two teams that will play Monday night for the national title. His Louisville Cardinals walloped Butler 88-73 way back in mid-November. The Cardinals were 2-1 against Connecticu...

    Blog | April 04, 2011
  3. 2011 NCAA national championship game: Rick Pitino tabs Butler Bul...

    Pat Forde

    Rick Pitino, whose Louisville Cardinals were the only team to beat both UConn and Butler this season, thinks the Bulldogs have an edge over a fatigued Huskies team.

    Story | Conversation | April 03, 2011
  4. Despite bizarre finish, Louisville hangs on

    Pat Forde

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Overachievement has been a group effort this season at Louisville. There have been contributions from everyone, and I do mean everyone. That includes a male cheerleader who got into the act Sunday against No. 6 Pittsburgh. Wi...

    Blog | February 27, 2011
  5. Louisville F Rakeem Buckles out for season with torn ACL

    Pat Forde

    Louisville sophomore forward Rakeem Buckles will miss the remainder of the season after tearing the ACL in his right knee, coach Rick Pitino told Sunday night.

    Story | Conversation | February 27, 2011
  6. Notre Dame transforming into a contender

    Pat Forde

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- With about 10 seconds left in a tie game against Louisville, Mike Brey took a Beamonesque leap of faith in his team. "Twenty-three!" the Notre Dame coach yelled, jumping up and down on the sideline. "Twenty-three!" Brey was ...

    Blog | February 09, 2011
  7. Forde Minutes: Lost in translation

    Pat Forde

    From Roy Williams' radio tirade to the translation of winter wins to spring success, The Minutes has the pulse of college basketball covered.

    Story | Conversation | January 25, 2011
  8. First impressions of the Yum! Center

    Pat Forde

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- In a word, wow. Louisville's new basketball home is the most modern facility in America, and maybe the nicest. The only thing it lacks is a palatable name. The KFC Yum! Center -- exclamation point included! -- is a necessary ...

    Blog | November 16, 2010
  9. Time to adjust outlook for Louisville Cardinals and Butler Bulldo...

    Pat Forde

    Mid-November is way too early for definitive statements. But we saw enough Tuesday night to at least adjust the expectations a bit for both Butler and Louisville.

    Story | Conversation | November 16, 2010
  10. Louisville Cardinals center Samardo Samuels to hire agent, keep n...

    Pat Forde

    Louisville sophomore center Samardo Samuels will keep his name in the draft and retain the services of an agent, multiple sources have told

    Story | Conversation | May 04, 2010
  11. Emotions aside, Syracuse in control

    Pat Forde

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Syracuse weathered the initial emotional blast from Louisville and took control of the game in the final five minutes of the first half, toting a 35-30 lead into the locker room. Down 20-19, the Orange got its running game on tr...

    Blog | March 06, 2010
  12. Fanfare for the goodbye to Freedom Hall

    Pat Forde

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The traffic jam was forming outside Freedom Hall three hours prior to tipoff. Tailgaters were out in the parking lot. Football atmosphere? Yes. But this is basketball. The last basketball game in historic Freedom Hall for the Lo...

    Blog | March 06, 2010
  13. Pat Forde: Unlikely Louisville hero closes out Freedom Hall

    Pat Forde

    On Oscar weekend, a Hollywood script played out in Freedom Hall's grand finale. Unheralded Kyle Kuric played the unlikely hero in Louisville's win over No. 1 Syracuse.

    Story | Conversation | March 06, 2010
  14. Forde Minutes: Cribs edition

    Pat Forde

    In honor of March, The Minutes is going into triple OT -- that's right, 55 minutes -- paying homage to the game's greatest venues as well as previewing early mid-major conference tournaments.

    Story | Conversation | March 02, 2010
  15. Halftime: Louisville 35, Georgetown 29

    Pat Forde

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Halftime thoughts from Louisville 35, Georgetown 29. Louisville senior point guard played his best half of the season. Edgar Sosa drove to the basket, shot from the outside and passed deftly to teammates, producing 13 points,...

    Blog | February 23, 2010
  16. Pregame thoughts: Georgetown-Louisville

    Pat Forde

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Pregame thoughts from Freedom Hall: There are 14 NBA scouts credentialed for tonight's Georgetown-Louisville game, most of them here to see the strongman contest between two very good big men: Greg Monroe of the Hoyas and Samardo...

    Blog | February 23, 2010