Lady Cards advance past Middle Tennessee

Bria Smith goes flying through the air after having the basketball stripped on a drive to the basket in Sunday’s opening round of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament at the KFC Yum! Center. Shoni Schimmel scored 20 points to lead the fifth-seeded Cardinals over Middle Tennessee 74-49. The Lady Cards, now 25-8, will play fourth-seeded Purdue Tuesday night around 7 p.m.

Author: Charlie Springer

Charlie Springer is a former Louisville editor and sportswriter, as well as a public affairs consultant, a UofL grad and longtime fan.