Coach Jeff Walz says Slaughter's career is on hold.
Phillip Vandeveer, who lost both his father and the uncle who raised him in a three-week period in 2011, overcame that dark time and will play in the Kentucky Class 2-A state championship game on Saturday.
Teddy Bridgewater turned it on late, helping propel the University of Louisville football team past Cincinnati in overtime, and creating another legacy moment for himself.
Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater delivered the kind of performance that confirmed why many believe he'll be the first pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Ask the Cincinnati Bearcats.
Five reasons why Louisville will defeat Cincinnati Thursday night and keep the Keg of Nails trophy -- and five reasons why the Bearcats are capable of upsetting the Cardinals.
Rick Pitino has been a harsh grader in the early weeks of the season for his University of Louisville basketball team, and it's 90-62 win over Missouri-Kansas City didn't improve the marks he's handing out.
Russ Smith has a career high 11 assists off the bench.
One of the topics discussed was an incident involving U of L women's basketball player Antonita Slaughter, who collapsed during a game against Missouri State.
Slaughter collapsed on the bench Tuesday night and will be hospitalized until Thursday.
U of L Senior Antonita Slaughter responsive and answering questions from doctors after collapsing in the first half of Cardinals win.
Former Louisville coach Howard Schnellenberger said Alabama's Nick Saban made a mistake that Little League coaches usually avoid during the Crimson Tide's loss to Auburn Saturday.
The latest hoop polls have the Cats and Cards all in the top ten.
Questions about Ohio State's schedule could hurt the Buckeyes' chances of making the BCS title game. Urban Meyer could have strengthened that schedule by taking Charlie Strong's offer to play U of L.
Eric Crawford with nine thoughts on the University of Kentucky's 14-point win over Providence at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Rick Bozich of WDRB Sports posts his weekly ballot in the Associated Press college basketball Top 25 poll, and wonders if there will be a unanimous number one team this week.
Grading the local college football seasons. Looking forward to Louisville being part of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Three final Alabama-Auburn questions. The Monday Rewind is here.
UK begins December with a win in Brooklyn.
Wildcats win third straight in the Battle of the Bluegrass.
Sometimes things get more hype than they deserve. Auburn's return of a field goal to beat Alabama on Saturday deserves all the attention it's about to get.
UK goes winless in the SEC for second straight season.
Tre Roberson has record day in the Battle for the Old Oaken Bucket
Rick Bozich with ten reasons why Kentucky, Indiana and Western Kentucky need to finish their seasons on a winning note this weekend.
Mangok Mathiang moved into the starting lineup and Louisville limited Southern Miss to a season-low in scoring as the Cards hung a 69-38 defeat on the Golden Eagles' Friday night.
U of L has one thing to say about Chane Behanan's 2012 NCAA Final Four ring appearing on an auction Web site: He had nothing to do with it.
University of Louisville coach Rick Pitino says Friday opponent Southern Miss is using his program's defensive blueprint -- and playing it better than his own team at the moment.
The University of Louisville is working on a 'Year of the Cardinal' documentary-style film it hopes to air on ESPN.
The University of Kentucky beat Eastern Michigan 81-63 on Wednesday. Eric Crawford with nine thoughts on the victory.
Julius Randle ties a school record with his seventh straight double-double and Aaron Harrison scores 22 in the win.
Soldiers at Fort Knox try their hand at a form of baseball without being able to see.
Kentucky hoping to avoid another winless SEC season as they host UT Saturday.
Chane Behanan's ring showed up on a national sports memorabilia auction site. His mother says it was stolen, but the University of Louisville is investigating.
Eric Crawford tells the tale of a rare 2013 Big East Tournament net, and how through the deft cutting of WDRB's Steve Andress, it found its way back to Louisville.
Find out what you missed during Wednesday's sports page chat and set your calendar for our next chat on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 10:30 a.m.
Indiana played its final tuneup for Syracuse by holding Evansville to about half of its scoring average in a 77-46 victory Tuesday night in Assembly Hall.
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino said he's trying to complete a deal that would match the Cardinals against Minnesota, coached by his son, Richard, to open the 2014-15 season on a military base.
Kentucky rallied from an 11-point deficit in the second half to beat Cleveland State Monday. UK freshman Julius Randle had 15 points and 15 boards, his sixth straight double-double.
Commonwealth Stadium will be getting smaller during a $110 million renovation, but Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart is a firm believer that smaller is better.
Rick Bozich of WDRB shares his weekly ballot in the Associated Press college basketball Top 25 poll.
The Monday Rewind discusses a missed opportunity for Teddy Bridgewater in the Heisman Trophy race, what the Will Muschamp situation means to U of L and UK and much more.
Eric Crawford's initial ten thoughts after Louisville's first loss of the season, a 93-84 setback to North Carolina in the Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic in Connecticut.
North Carolina shredded U of L's defense for 54 percent shooting and 93 points to run to the Hall of Fame Tipoff championship Sunday in Connecticut.
Schimmel scores 20 and Taylor has big OT as Louisville holds off Florida St.
Watch post-game interviews after the defending national champs' first loss of the season.
The University of Louisville basketball team will get its first test of the season against No. 24-ranked North Carolina on Sunday, with its biggest challenge being the Tar Heels' size inside.
Eric Crawford's thoughts after the University of Louisville beat Fairfield 71-57 to advance to a Sunday showdown with North Carolina in the Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Wildcats dig 21-0 hole in first quarter and drop 15th straight SEC game.
Harrell said he "was hurt" when he wasn't recruited by North Carolina out of high school.
Was this farewell for Teddy Bridgewater at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium? The quarterback was not saying. He insisted upon talking about the Louisville seniors after the Cards beat Memphis, 24-17.
Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller has huge day vs. Indiana
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Several University of Louisville seniors who played their final home game Saturday were members of the Cardinals' team that won only four games in 2009. That won't be their
Many speculated that tighter whistles would hurt Louisville's pressure defense. Through four games, the Cardinals have benefited from the new rules more than been hurt by them.
Hoosiers had a chance to win late but fail to connect.
Check out all the action from Kentuckiana's high school football games on WDRB's First Down Friday!
Marcus Smith had a offer to play quarterback at the University of Florida. On Saturday he'll play his final home game at the University of Louisville ranks as one of the nation's top defensive ends.
Teddy Bridgewater won't be officially honored during University of Louisville football senior day Saturday, but he will be remembered.
Louisville won its NCAA tournament opener with a penalty shootout triumph over Denver.
Cardinals blast Ohio University for Jeff Walz's 153rd win at Louisville.
Despite the frustations and hard Sundays, Mark Stoops and his team are pushing forward.
U of L athletic director Tom Jurich talks success after humble beginnings with Rick Bozich
WDRB'S Rick Bozich talks with Kentucky AD Mitch Barnhart
Eric Crawford with the latest on Kevin Ware's traffic issues, U of L's sounding the all-clear on eligibility, and Rick Pitino's response.
Louisville won its 20th consecutive basketball game Tuesday -- and there's an excellent chance the Cards winning streak will be 28 when they visit Kentucky Dec. 28.
The Wildcats lead by nine at halftime and pull away with a strong second half against the Mavericks.
Kevin Ware answered a number of questions about his speeding ticket and failure to make an appearance in traffic court after Louisville defeated Hartford Tuesday night.
Ware's eligibility is not in question, according to the University of Louisville.
What's Todd Stewart's goal for WKU? To be the Boise State AND Butler of college sports...
The 1st of 4 one-on-one interviews with the athletic directors from Indiana, Louisville, Kentucky, and Western Kentucky.
If you're looking for entertainment, the University of Louisville football season may leave you flat. But don't expect coach Charlie Strong to apologize.
Louisville's defense delivered a pair of critical stops in the fourth quarter as the Cardinals rallied from a seven-point halftime deficit to defeat Houston, 20-13, Saturday night.
Check out all the action from Kentuckiana's high school football games on WDRB's First Down Friday!
The lights went out at the KFC Yum! Center right before tipoff, then the Cardinals turned the lights out on visiting Cornell once the game started in a 99-54 victory, their program-record 19th straight.
Ballard High School guard Quentin Snider, who decommitted from the University of Louisville in July, has decided to stay home after all, and signed a national letter of intent with Louisville today.
Eric Crawford researches the "boom" phenomenon in the University of Louisville basketball, seeking to sketch the anatomy of the major runs in its 18-game winning streak.
Asia Taylor leads 5th-ranked Louisville to a win over 14th-ranked LSU
One reason the University of Louisville was able to negotiate such favorable turns for leaving the American Athletic Conference was the amount of money it will leave behind from NCAA Tournament earnings.
Jeff Walz is buying the first round of drinks -- beers for the first 2,500 adult fans -- when Louisville faces LSU in the Women's NIT at the KFC Yum! Center. But his big concern is getting his team to the next round.
Louisville senior Russ Smith and Kentucky freshman Julius Randle are featured on the latest cover of Sports Illustrated, with the Cards ranked first and the Wildcats second.
Kentucky would like to follow the path of the Commodores as they look to climb the SEC ladder.
The University of Louisville has avoided a contentious and potentialy more costly departure from the American Athletic Conference
Andrew Wiggins, Julius Randle or Jabari Parker? The debate about the best freshman in college basketball this season raged Tuesday night in Chicago -- and it's just begun.
On the night when Luke Hancock and Chane Behanan returned, Russ Smith delivered a 30-point performance to lead Louisville past Hofstra, 97-69, Tuesday in the KFC Yum! Center.