Kenny Payne was a popular fan at the Louisville women's NCAA first round game (Mike DeZarn photo).

Kenny Payne returns to his Louisville home

Moments before the UofL-Albany tipoff in the first round of the NCAA women’s basketball tournament, a huge roar goes up in the crowd of 8,407 at the KFC Yum! Center. Everyone turning, many of them rising to their feet, to catch a glimpse of a

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Matt Cross covers his eyes in disbelief after another questionable call by officials (Mike DeZarn photo).

North Carolina survives battle of the brutish

The current version of college basketball does not in any way resemble the way game was envisioned by James Naismith. The game quite often resembles the World Wrestling Federation, especially in the immediate vicinity of the basket. Anything goes these days. No way to predict

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Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski is honored by former UofL Coach Denny Crum in pregame ceremonies (Mike DeZarn photo).

Coach K gets memorable farewell from Louisville fans

The question going into the game was how the University of Louisville basketball team would react to competition the first game following the resignation of former Coach Chris Mack. Fans liked the answer, with the Cardinals putting the outcome in doubt until the final five

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