According to the Memphis paper, the Cards and Memphis State are on the verge of signing a contract for a home and home men’s basketball series.
With all due respect to the virulent hatred that fuels the now annual smackdown between U of L and UK, Memphis State was far and away the Cards’ biggest rivalry for decades. Such was the enmity between the schools’ fans, that it won’t take but an opening tip for this one to go incendiary.
You can find the story here.
Perhaps the U of L Athletics Department are actually listening to fans, who have been complaining about the hum drum December schedules that have become an annual rite during the Pitino Era.
– Seedy K