UConn’s Calhoun taking a break

Jim Calhoun, who missed a perfect opportunity to retire after winning another national championship last season, probably won’t be coming to Louisville for UofL-UConn basketball game Monday. The 69-year-old coach is taking an indefinite leave of absence for spinal woes, according to the Boston Herald: “The

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Big East summit at the Mecca

Once again Madison Square Garden, the Mecca of college basketball, was where to be Wednesday. Card Game was there to observe some of the goings-on. Outside, a dusty, cluttered mess of construction barriers and rusty scaffolding, the usual throngs of New Yorkers.  Inside, the hectic

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Another Epic Challenge

Still another game against a top 10 team, another game against a No. 1 team. University of Louisville fans are still thawing out from the great ice storm of 2009, and the economic and emotional challenges accompanying all of the emergency situations. Many fans making

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