LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A few weeks after North Carolina shocked Louisville by rallying from a double-digit deficit, the Cardinals returned the favor.
Montrezl Harrell scored 14 of his 22 points after halftime and No. 10 Louisville rallied from a 18-point second half deficit to beat No. 13 North Carolina 78-68 on Saturday night.
Harrell also added 15 rebounds in a performance North Carolina...
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A monster second half for Montreal Harrell, making a steal, hitting this jumper to tie the score 59-59 at the 3:54 mark.
Some games against certain opponents are more important that the rest, validating a program’s tradition, creating bigger possiblities, the outcome commanding national attention. The game against North Carolina was one of those.
Rick Pitino contemplating...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Louisville certainly has nothing to prove when it comes to its stature as a basketball program on the national stage, but it has no standing on Tobacco Road. It's the new kid on the ACC block where Duke and North Carolina are blue bloods and Virginia is ranked No. 2 in the country.
Two-plus minutes into the second half of Saturday's rematch against No. 13 North...
The college basketball Saturday has turned into the Day of Dunks and that’s before the primetime slate has started. Louisville’s...
Harrell is doing his best to help the Cardinals rally against the TarHeels.
No. 10 Louisville has had a world of trouble hitting shots from the outside all afternoon against No. 13 North Carolina. But when it comes to finishing at the rim, UL junior forward Montrezl Harrell had no issues converting an absolutely absurd alley-oop dunk off a transition feed from guard Chris Jones.
After Harrell dunked to cut the UNC lead to 47-37, he made a steal on the other...
Montrezl Harrell provided an electric moment in Louisville’s game against North Carolina on Saturday:
Oh MY Mr Harrell https://t.co/cHGY0RYdqO
— Will Brinson (@WillBrinson) January 31, 2015
During the CBS broadcast of the Cardinals’ 80-68 win at Pittsburgh, Kevin Harlan and Bill Raftery discussed how Montrezl Harrell removed himself from the co-captaincy of the Louisville basketball team. Evidently, an issue arose when head coach Rick Pitino told Harrell to interact with the team’s younger players in a less volatile manner. Given that Pitino is known for his courtside...
Montrezl Harrell has stepped aside as co-captain of the University of Louisville basketball team, leaving Wayne Blackshear as captain after 18 games, nearing the stretch drive.
Whether Harrell was asked to step aside or he wanted to be relieved is not clear, the action is almost unprecedented. Why would a coach ask a player to quit being a team captain? Why would Harrell not...
Tempers flared late in the first half of Saturday’s game between Louisville and Western Kentucky, resulting in one player getting ejected. After a missed shot, there was a scramble to gain possession of the ball, which led to a scum on the floor. While on the ground, Louisville forward Montrezl Harrell had the ball wrestled...Read More