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2009-03-04 20:32:17

A 27-point performance from Earl Clark Wednesday sent No. 6 Louisville coasting past Seton Hall 95-78. The Cardinals moved into a tie with top-ranked Connecticut atop the Big East Conference race with one game remaining. Louisville and Connecticut own a one-game lead over fourth-ranked Pittsburgh, which hosts Connecticut Saturday in their regular-season finale. Louisville will close the campaign at West Virginia. Clark made 10-of-16 shots from the field and also grabbed 16 rebounds. Terrence...

2009-02-18 22:34:20

Preston Knowles touched off a 22-3 run early in the second half Wednesday that sent No. 7 Louisville coasting past Providence 94-76. Edgar Sosa led the way with 18 points and five other players scored in double figures for the Cardinals (20-5, 11-2 Big East). Louisville is tied for second place in the conference race with Marquette and Pittsburgh, a half game behind Connecticut. It was the Cardinals' second straight win after suffering a one-sided loss to Notre Dame. Louisville has won 12 out...

2009-01-28 20:21:17

Edgar Sosa paced a second-half surge Wednesday that sent No. 7 Louisville storming to its eighth straight victory -- 80-54 over South Florida. The Cardinals turned what was a one-point game at halftime into a rout to stay unbeaten in the Big East Conference. Sosa scored 16 points and Samardo Samuels hit 7-of-8 shots from the field while scoring 14 for the Cardinals (16-3, 7-0). Louisville is tied atop the Big East with Marquette. The Cardinals will meet West Virginia Saturday and then take on...

2009-01-25 14:00:38

Earl Clark led a 10-0 game-ending spurt Sunday, keying 12th-ranked Louisville's 67-57 win over No. 8 Syracuse. The victory extended Louisville's winning streak to seven games and was Syracuse's second straight loss. The Cardinals have not lost since Dec. 31. After Eric Devendorf's three-pointer with 2:54 left gave Syracuse a 55-54 lead, Clark followed with a trey of his own seconds later to start Louisville's run. Clark scored five of his team-high 16 points in the final 2 minutes. Terrence...

2009-01-07 20:46:52

Twenty-first-ranked Louisville, led by Earl Clark's 22 points, opened its Big East schedule Wednesday with a 71-57 victory over South Florida. The Cardinals (10-3, 1-0 Big East) had just a six-point advantage at halftime but gradually pulled away in the second half. Edgar Sosa added 12 points for Louisville. Dominique Jones and Augustus Gilchrist each scored 11 points for the Bulls (5-8, 0-2), losers of four of five contests. South Florida opened its Big East season with a loss Friday to...

2009-01-04 18:18:28

Edgar Sosa buried a three-pointer with two seconds left Sunday to boost 18th-ranked Louisville to a 74-71 win over archrival Kentucky. The trey capped a season-high 18 point effort for Sosa and followed two free throws by Jodie Meeks that tied the contest 71-71 with 18 seconds left. Louisville led 38-35 at the half, with its biggest advantage being 38-29 on Sosa's two free throws 2:21 before the break. Terrence Williams led Louisville with 19 points, eight rebounds and five steals. Jerry...

2008-12-18 22:58:51

Edgar Sosa scored five points in a game-ending, 10-1 run Thursday, bringing No. 9 Louisville a 77-68 victory over Mississippi. The Cardinals improved to 7-1, their only loss coming Nov. 30 against Western Kentucky. Mississippi is 7-4. Louisville owned a 17-point lead with 5:30 to play in the first half, but saw it cut to 38-34 at intermission. Mississippi tied it on Chris Warren's three-pointer with 5:24 remaining in regulation, but the Rebels could manage only one more point the rest of the...

2008-11-22 20:00:58

Samardo Samuels scored 18 points and Earl Clark added 13 Saturday to lead the No. 3 Louisville Cardinals to a 79-41 win over Morehead State. Jerry Smith had 12 points, Preston Knowles scored 10, Terrence Williams had 11 rebounds and Edgar Sosa 10 assists in Louisville's season opener. Leon Buchanan led Morehead State (0-4) with 10 points. Morehead State had 17 turnovers.

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