Kentucky extends win streak against UofL

Lexington — Closer than in the past but still painfully cruel for the University of Louisville football team as the Governor’s Cup rivalry game belonged to Kentucky, 26-13, before 58,727. The fourth straight loss to the Wildcats UofL (7-5) could never get untracked offensively while

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Louisville football has come a long way since a 2-3 start, winning five of its last six games (Mike DeZarn photo).

NC State down, Louisville football focus turns to Kentucky

After a slug-it-out, grinder of a game, the chant started late in the University of Louisville football team’s 25-10 win over North Carolina State. On a cold windy day some fans decided it was time to warm up and remind everyone what was next. “Beat

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Yasir Abdullah (22) celebrates with Kei"Trel Clark after pummeling another opposing offense (UofL photo).

Abdullah makes life miserable for opposing quarterbacks

By Ed Peak The first person an opposing quarterback looks for when lines up over center is Yasir Abdullah on defense. The 6-foot-1, 240-pound linebacker is the heart of the University of Louisville football defense. There have been times he simply can’t be blocked. An

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UofL Coach Kenny Payne and El Ellis needing help to get this program off the ground (Mike DeZarn photo),

De javu all over again, third one-point loss in a row

By Ed Peak For a tenth of a second, the University of Louisville basketball team appeared to have finally won a game. El Ellis’ layup with no time on the clock seemed to assure one-point victory. Ellis, mobbed by his teammates, dashes toward the sideline

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