Five additional game times and television appearances for the University of Louisville's 2012-13 men's basketball schedule have been set, all within the non-conference portion of the schedule.
Five additional non-conference times and television appearances have been added, with all of them originated locally on WHAS-TV, an ABC affiliate in Louisville through the BIG EAST Network. With the additional telecasts and those from the BIG EAST Network, WHAS11 will air a total of 12 games this season, including a pair of exhibition games.
The updated times are Nov. 11 vs. Manhattan at 4 p.m.; Nov. 15 vs. Samford at 7 p.m.; Nov. 18 vs. Miami (Ohio) at 4 p.m.; Dec. 1 vs. Illinois State at 1 p.m. and Dec. 19 vs. Florida International at 7 p.m. Only the time and television for the Cardinals' Dec. 15 game at Memphis remains to be announced.
The Cardinals will face their first outside competition in an exhibition game against Pikeville on Nov. 1 in the 22,000-seat KFC Yum! Center. U of L officially opens its season against Manhattan on Nov. 11 in the first of three straight home games.'
It seems as though we're all going to be spending some quality time with Drew Deener and Bob Valvano before and during the holidays. I can dig it.