The pain of an injury-plagued season for fans of the University of Louisville’s women’s basketball team is eased a bit by the encouraging story of Shelby Harper, a 5-foot-4 walk-on guard.
With all the injuries on her team, she is averaging about 35 minutes per game. Shelby, who finished with 15 points, connects on her fifth three-point basket in Tuesday’s game against Cincinnati in the video:
Cincinnati won 74-68 in overtime. Paul Sykes’ report is here.