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2016 Schedule
23-8, 4th in ACC
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Don't sleep on Chinanu Onuaku

The 6-foot-10 big man was the only player in D-1 college hoops to rank in the top 40 in defensive rebound rate and block percentage while at Louisville.

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Calipari: If he took it wrong, I apologize

Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari joins Mike Greenberg to clear the air regarding his controversial statements about Louisville coach Rick Pitino. Calipari says his comments were blown up.

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Calipari apologizes to Pitino if talk taken wrong

Kentucky men's basketball coach John Calipari on Thursday apologized to Rick Pitino if the Cardinals coach interpreted his recent comment about scandals on campus as directed toward Louisville.

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Best NBA draft prospect on each top-25 team

The 2016 NBA draft is just one day away, but it's not too soon to identify future prospects. The next crop of NBA All-Stars will be playing college hoops next season for the nation's top teams.

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Kentucky vs. Louisville in NBA draft

Kentucky has dominated Louisville in terms of players selected in the NBA draft through the past seven years. A total of 24 John Calipari-products have been drafted since 2009, while five players from Rick Pitino's program have reached the league in that time.

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Pitino: Will ask Cal about remark if paths cross

Louisville coach Rick Pitino said he doesn't "have time to figure out what" Kentucky coach John Calipari meant in recent comments that appeared to be a jab at the Cardinals' program.

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Onuaku would be Spurs' top option

Chad Ford writes that San Antonio would be best served by drafting Louisville sophomore center Chinanu Onuaku with the 29th overall pick. Onuaku lacks offensive polish, but his defensive skills at the rim would fill a Spurs void. "Grade A" NBA mock draft (Insider)

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Future reality TV star on each top-25 team

The appetite for the next reality TV show seems to keep growing. So each top-25 college basketball team must have a candidate for that future show's star. Who's yours?

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The recruit you should know on each top-25 team

Freshmen can change the shape of nearly every top-25 college basketball roster, and next season's group is no different. Each top-25 team has a new player to get familiar with.

Cards fall after Onuaku's departure

Louisville was No. 5 in our April preseason poll. After Chinanu Onuaku decided to stay in the NBA draft, however, the Cardinals are outside of the top 10 in our updated ranking. Way-Too-Early Top 25

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Onuaku to leave L'ville early, stay in draft pool

Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.

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Louisville loses top shot blocker

Chinanu Onuaku will stay in the NBA draft, Rick Pitino tells ESPN. In his sophomore season, Onuaku led the Cardinals in blocks and was second in rebounds.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Down to 10 decisions before tonight's 11:59 deadline: Roscoe Allen (Stanford); Jaron Blossomgame (Clemson), Nikola Jovanovic (USC), Marcus Lee (Kentucky), Chinanu Onuaku (Louisville), Alec Peters (Valpo), Pascal Siakam (NM State), Caleb Swanigan (Purdue), Melo Trimble (Maryland), Andrew White (Nebraska).

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Official decisions left (14 remain) before tonight's 11:59 deadline: Roscoe Allen (Stanford); James Blackmon (Indiana), Jaron Blossomgame (Clemson), Isaiah Briscoe (Kentucky), Tyler Dorsey (Oregon), Nikola Jovanovic (USC), Marcus Lee (Kentucky), Chinanu Onuaku (Louisville), Alec Peters (Valpo), Pascal Siakam (NM State), Caleb Swanigan (Purdue), Melo Trimble (Maryland), Andrew White (Nebraska), Troy Williams (Indiana).

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Official decisions coming tomorrow for about 20 players who have tested the waters: Roscoe Allen (Stanford); James Blackmon (Indiana), Jaron Blossomgame (Clemson), Isaiah Briscoe (Kentucky), Dillon Brooks (Oregon), Tyler Dorsey (Oregon), Josh Hart (Villanova), Nikola Jovanovic (USC), Marcus Lee (Kentucky), Malik Newman (Miss St), Chinanu Onuaku (Louisville), Alec Peters (Valpo), Pascal Siakam (NM State), Caleb Swanigan (Purdue), Melo Trimble (Maryland), Andrew White (Nebraska), Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall), Troy Williams (Indiana).

Onuaku on track for NBA draft

Chinanu Onuaku averaged 9.9 points, 8.5 rebounds and two blocks per game in fewer than 25 minutes per contest last season. Jeff Goodman writes that Onuaku is a player who many NBA executives project could slide into the back end of the first round. Will they stay or will they go (Insider)

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Louisville's Onuaku to undergo heart procedure

Louisville sophomore Chinanu Onuaku says he will have a "minor" procedure to correct a heart arrhythmia which was detected during last week's NBA Draft combine in Chicago.

Team Stats

Points Per Game67.0
Rebounds Per Game32.5
Assists Per Game11.3
Points Allowed62.323rd

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Tournament History

Final Fours10
Tournament Record75-42
Championship Seasons1980, 1986, 2013
Tournament Appearances41