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Shannon Russell @slrussell Louisville, Ky.

Louisville men's basketball beat writer @courierjournal | Formerly at The Athletic and The Cincinnati Enquirer. https://t.co/3GszQckL2y

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Louisville plays at Wisconsin Dec. 9. https://t.co/8z9qjlor1X @slaphitter000 @ByMansfield Approximately 3,000 / game @cdbradley2 Louisville will play Southern Illinois (Nov. 25), Seton Hall (Nov. 27), Prairie View A&M, Western Kentu… https://t.co/4w8tKCzvPH
10/30
2020
An update on Louisville co-captain Malik Williams - he hasn't been practicing (ankle) but should be in a week or so… https://t.co/xTW3wLAfLLMore on Seton Hall joining Louisville's MTE and the look of the Cardinals' non-conference schedule. We finally know… https://t.co/GiPewlDmgJ @VillefanJB We know UofL's first two games (Southern Illinois Nov. 25, Seton Hall Nov. 27) and the rest of the sked… https://t.co/8kkjBkacieAn updated primer on the teams coming to Louisville for the multi-team event: https://t.co/2JLQVQaXRzAlas, no Chris Mack-Pat Kelsey match-up! What a cruel twist of fate for those of us w/background fodder. Kelsey rem… https://t.co/TEnRweqG8OLouisville will play these teams in its MTE: Southern Illinois, Seton Hall, Prairie View A&M, Western Kentucky and… https://t.co/EH173zZmmwSources: Wisconsin will host Louisville in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
Retweeted by Shannon RussellSeton Hall was just picked to finish fifth in the Big East preseason coaches' poll. Senior forward Sandro Mamukelas… https://t.co/XGMBzFZLznOur basketball family mourns the passing of Bob Lochmueller. -Top scorer on Cards’ first NCAA Tournament team in 1… https://t.co/c0VcloCRzA
Retweeted by Shannon RussellHere's a refresher on the teams playing in the MTE: Louisville Seton Hall Arkansas Little Rock Duquesne Southern I… https://t.co/wvx5AzwQPSNEW: There will be a ninth team in the Louisville men's basketball multi-team event - Seton Hall. The Pirates will… https://t.co/63Ph05LX3OLouisville women's basketball coach Jeff Walz says the yearly game between Kentucky and U of L will not happen this… https://t.co/hfx6WH8tB3
Retweeted by Shannon RussellNew: The @kfc_yumcenter has awarded @PepsiCo pouring rights for the next 10 years. @CocaColaCo previously served d… https://t.co/WfUZkk0zLP
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10/29
2020
@xulori94 It's for a mix of students and student-athletes (m/w hoops, w lacrosse).Louisville grad transfer @carlikjones is starting out the season strong as a Preseason All-America selection by Sta… https://t.co/ZogA4RfDhpMore details on Louisville's board-approved residence hall, a recruiting gem for men's and women's basketball and w… https://t.co/U9y1R164cD @Kat_Terrell Looks a lot like mine was! @Kat_Terrell I hear you! My college roommate and I had bunk beds freshman year and approximately 3 feet of living s… https://t.co/YOiAYJYrDk @mattbrannon21 I've stayed in hotels that aren't as fancy as this. BUT they came with free breakfast so... #winningWhen I see renderings of UofL's new residence hall, I'm reminded of how it in no way resembles my residence hall in… https://t.co/QsvR7bj6lOTake a gander here: https://t.co/z0KurW99N8The Southeast Corridor Residence Hall, estimated at $23.5 million, is slated to open in the fall of 2022. The 128-b… https://t.co/sJNFXJ1hnCU of L's board of trustees has approved a motion for a master lease agreement for a new residence hall that will se… https://t.co/Q2jr2Zfqx4New: University of Louisville sets 15% limit on capacity for 2020-21 men's and women's basketball games. https://t.co/TXe6GP5OJg
Retweeted by Shannon Russell @JohnnyKnuckle11 Probably not! My focus now is on Louisville and the ACC. It's a big switch for me too! I'll always… https://t.co/7JRD7v8Cv5Hoops games = approximately 3,000 fans https://t.co/8XUAWkGLYnYou asked, we answered. Here's our first @LouisvilleMBB mailbag of the season. https://t.co/H8WYGS2tORNo surprise that Villanova is on top here but still strange to see UConn back in the Big East preseason hoops poll. https://t.co/Ak2xPZuIeU
10/28
2020
15/17 of @LouisvilleMBB players have already cast their ballot. The two remaining will vote by the end of this week… https://t.co/4lJrFPbrFm
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10/27
2020
Louisville's grad assistants are former U of L player Christen Cunningham and Xavier product James Farr. They pla… https://t.co/waPWjCBIGmLouisville started with three graduate assistants & now has two. After joining the program in June, @SpikeAlbrechthttps://t.co/AHP4Kt40PGDidn't have a chance to talk to him but @lukeskywalka11 (Luke Hancock) stopped by Louisville's practice today..@carlikjones is wearing the gold jersey at practice. Second week in a row for the Louisville grad transfer.This issue had been percolating; now it's big news. With so many teams in need of replacement games, could the Loui… https://t.co/SdFi4tDdbQCollege basketball games start in less than a month. What better time to take a crack at projecting Louisville's st… https://t.co/2LjCsfF0mHHa! This is getting ridiculous. https://t.co/h3GOdjQrDg
10/26
2020
This is well done. https://t.co/aI25w4teGv @PaulFritschner Well done!YES. This is everything ... to the Titanic music! https://t.co/tHdOnuf2b4That Rays' ending! WHAT THE.
10/25
2020
@tombrewsports I'm very grateful for it. The access is not necessarily for reporting but learning more about the te… https://t.co/YPdp6skIOtOn this football Saturday, don't forget it's one day closer to basketball games. I'm watching Louisville practice n… https://t.co/0RPKZe7xzc
10/24
2020
@MarioMercurio @jschroeder011 Also can we please talk about the length of shorts back then? They're practically culottes.Trust the process it will pay off 🥳
Retweeted by Shannon RussellNEW: Louisville’s COVID-19 expenses exceed 291K since the pandemic began. Testing makes up most of that. A look a… https://t.co/NU1rHKJaoD
Retweeted by Shannon Russell* Louisville will play 5 games in the multi-team event. That, with the ACC-Big Ten Challenge and UK game, will comp… https://t.co/XJ8jGBxb27* Deputy AD Josh Heird said U of L is on the road to having approval for 15 percent of fans at the Yum.New from the ULAA Board meeting: * Eight teams have committed to play 17 games in the Louisville MTE starting Nov.… https://t.co/DwsQmTQds9By the time @LouisvilleMBB opens its season Nov. 25, it'll be more than 20 months since Jae'Lyn Withers logged exte… https://t.co/IQvQzMmj86Card Nation I will have 3 years of eligibility instead of 2! https://t.co/Zh8ogskAWw
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10/23
2020
Blessed to receive an offer for Louisville ‼️ https://t.co/HN9BCeLLKM
Retweeted by Shannon RussellI've lost count of how many versions we've had of this, but here's the latest, greatest update on the Louisville MT… https://t.co/bWvXtkj2NL @TheBluffBlog @ColinFarrell28 Pairings haven't been announced yet. @ColinFarrell28 @TheBluffBlog No. Not all teams will play the same amount of games. Louisville, for example, will p… https://t.co/KhFJzpRMUpSo, to recap, contracts are in hand for Arkansas Little Rock, Duquesne, Prairie View A&M, Southern Illinois, UNC Gr… https://t.co/p9Z6S2TNayAre you all ready for this? Western Kentucky's basketball team is officially IN the Louisville multi-team event an… https://t.co/xhazlEdqSrAfter missing most of the last preseason to recover from shoulder surgery, Louisville guard David Johnson is in a d… https://t.co/0hP0zjXO5T
10/22
2020
Yahoo story re Junior Bridgeman pursuing temporary move of NBA Raptors to Louisville because of border issues has b… https://t.co/1RN9sgoipb
Retweeted by Shannon RussellAsked to assess grad transfer Charles Minlend in the presser, David Johnson commended Minlend's ability to be a glu… https://t.co/me0OYaAu02David Johnson said @LouisvilleMBB is working on an identity of toughness and being able to withstand long possessions.Media just had a virtual chat with Louisville sophomore guard @davidjohnson13, who had some good insights into the… https://t.co/EioJ7cXyDrOn today's LSL, we preview the @UofLFootball - @FSUFootball matchup with @antwanstaley and talk some… https://t.co/pS7C1p0Ejj
Retweeted by Shannon RussellCatch up with @LouisvilleMBB's assistant coaches in these Q&As... 🏀 Mike Pegues: https://t.co/zOSYETSMQ2 🏀 Luke Mu… https://t.co/vq1NwL4D7X
10/21
2020
Louisville assistant coach Dino Gaudio has never seen anything like this in 40 years of coaching, and by "this" he… https://t.co/9Z5UXY2F90
10/20
2020
Prairie View A&M's signed contract is in for Louisville basketball's multi-team event. That means only one team (… https://t.co/LJBHOjfdLDUpdated view of the teams coming to Louisville's bubble: https://t.co/2JLQVQaXRz @JNivJR Correct, unless something changes. The scheduling hasn't worked out.Scheduling hasn't worked out with Western Kentucky, a previously named possible participant.Latest on the Louisville non-conf bubble... Five teams have sent in signed contracts. They are Arkansas Little Roc… https://t.co/0vJ66jY6ZM @StanXU96 I know, right! Still new for me too.Guess who'll be wearing the gold jersey today when @LouisvilleMBB practice resumes? If you said Carlik Jones, you'… https://t.co/Yc62kGbLy4AGTG🙏Blessed to have the opportunity to play both basketball and football at the University of Louisville 🔴⚪️🏀… https://t.co/BB6TdyGyGw
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10/19
2020
.@UofLWBB announces five-game non-conference schedule; ACC slate to come: https://t.co/bACCXMiHkBNew: Yum Center hoping for at least 20% capacity for #Louisville basketball, which probably exceeds what public hea… https://t.co/GEkB6BgCrs
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10/17
2020
Louisville’s weekly COVID-19 update: 1,075 tests on student-athletes, coaches and staff this week with 4 positives.… https://t.co/2px7IINGBE
Retweeted by Shannon Russell @moore_mel What's in the bowl beside the lovely flowers? Are those shells painted as basketballs?NEW | @LouisvilleMBB senior Malik Williams likes to jokingly call grad transfer Carlik Jones a "little AI." Jones… https://t.co/HCeG6u9B8u @nick_hessler So far so good! Enjoy Nashville! @nick_hessler @VanderbiltU @vucommodores Congrats!
10/16
2020
Great being back in the gym today for @LouisvilleMBB's first practice of the year. Miss this place and these guys s… https://t.co/NciAyc8umJ
Retweeted by Shannon RussellYou know what time it is. ⏰🏀 #Team107 https://t.co/I15CuTcIMJ
Retweeted by Shannon RussellWearing the gold jersey at practice is a rite of passage at Louisville because it means you were the best practice… https://t.co/3EKyIFDfYP
10/15
2020
Louisville starts basketball practice tomorrow. Here are three questions about the season: https://t.co/2kaS8WWOXBThe NCAA extends the eligibility of Division I winter-sport athletes who compete in 2020-21. https://t.co/Wa4ky7B7AW @xudannyo @BrendanBergen @RickBroering https://t.co/3E5JunXvORMack said Louisville's non-conference schedule should be out "very, very soon" - as in the next three to five days.… https://t.co/yBR73MfBz6Chris Mack said in a video teleconference that Louisville will not have Louisville Live, a intrasquad scrimmage or… https://t.co/Dod8g1wT6I @BSnow247 You know I am!NCAA Tournament Regionals come to Louisville in 2023. https://t.co/6TPN2D90bn @markschmetzer Thanks, Schmetz! It's definitely different and strange not being around Cintas Center right now but… https://t.co/eKKcUaHpVXCollege basketball preseason practices can start today but again, Louisville kick things off tomorrow. Can't say en… https://t.co/mHwSbTjdonMore from @LouisvilleMBB on the team's newly-elected co-captains, @carlikjones and @leek_willi. https://t.co/ilMEpd5kpD
10/14
2020
Louisville players have chosen their team captains for the 2020-2021 basketball season and they are Carlik Jones and Malik Williams.D-1 Council has voted in favor of giving additional year of eligibility to winter athletes, source told @Stadium. W… https://t.co/ludr710b4y
Retweeted by Shannon RussellRuss Smith headed to Sichuan https://t.co/bpuw3kOgFU via @Carchia
Retweeted by Shannon RussellQuality addition! Brian Thornton is a class act. https://t.co/DX5b54rhjfNEW: Louisville assistant @CoachLukeMurray shared insights about the Cardinals ahead of basketball season's start i… https://t.co/9z4EcSVimj
10/13
2020

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