Author Archive: Earl Cox

Earl Cox, Sports Columnist
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Earl doesn¹t just write about sports legends, he counts many of them as his
friends. A member of the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame, he has been writing
about sports for 60 years. Incidentally, that¹s about how long it's been
since he¹s cleaned his desk but he knows where everything is.

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A Week To Remember For Pitino

A Week To Remember For Pitino

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Basketball purists would love the University of Louisville’s national champions.

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The Priest And The Cardinals

The Priest And The Cardinals

| April 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

I don’t know if Rick Pitino was ever a Boy Scout, but he always is prepared.

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Unthinkable Upset Capped By Cards

Unthinkable Upset Capped By Cards

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Just after Louisville’s men defeated Duke 85-63 Sunday to advance in the NCAA Tournament, this question had to be asked: Can anything get any better for any Cardinal team?

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Pitino’s Path Will Lead Cards To Victory

Pitino’s Path Will Lead Cards To Victory

| March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The most important day in the history of University of Louisville and University of Kentucky basketball was when Rick Pitino was trying to make up his mind whether to leave Lexington for the road that eventually led to the stratospheric altitude in which he is currently breathing.

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Here’s Why Cardinals Will Bring Third National Title Home

Here’s Why Cardinals Will Bring Third National Title Home

| March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Will Louisville win the national basketball championship? Yes, the Cardinals will have to find room for their third trophy to adorn the other two titles won by Denny Crum.

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Sweet 16 Is The Biggest Show On Earth

Sweet 16 Is The Biggest Show On Earth

| March 13, 2013 | 1 Comment

Ringling Bros., Barnum & Bailey Circus claims to be the Greatest Show on Earth.

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Current Wildcats Could Use Some Fight

Current Wildcats Could Use Some Fight

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Legend has it that in the early days of what is now the University of Kentucky, a faculty member who had just watched its football team play, said, “They played like wildcats.”

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Will Trinity-Ballard Winner Win Another Title?

Will Trinity-Ballard Winner Win Another Title?

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hang on tightly because we are moving fast today!

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A Little History About Big Four

A Little History About Big Four

| February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Newcomers to Louisville and Kentucky might think we spend our time being concerned about some strange things – to them.

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Can The Cats Emerge From Humiliating Loss?

Can The Cats Emerge From Humiliating Loss?

| February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

It doesn’t do any good for a coach in any sport to complain about his players who have little or no fight in them and who clearly don’t want to challenge opponents.

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