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1996-97 Louisville Cardinals Schedule and Results

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Overall: 26-9, .743 W-L% (23rd of 305)
Conference: 9-5, 3rd in CUSA White (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Denny Crum (26-9)

PS/G: 75.2 (51st of 305) ▪ PA/G: 70.9 (167th of 305)
SRS: 12.01 (46th of 305) ▪ SOS: 7.76 (43rd of 305)

NCAA Tournament: (#6 seed in East)
Won East First Round (65-57) versus #11 Massachusetts
Won East Second Round (64-63) versus #3 New Mexico
Won East Regional Semifinal (78-63) versus #10 Texas
Lost East Regional Final (97-74) versus #1 North Carolina

AP Poll Summary

Pre 11/19 11/26 12/3 12/10 12/17 12/24 12/31 1/7 1/14 1/21 1/28 2/4 2/11 2/18 2/25 3/4 Final
        22 18 16 14 14 10 6 9 11 17 15 17 20 25

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
1 Fri, Nov 29, 1996 REG N Montana State Big Sky W 92 78 1 0 W 1
2 Sat, Nov 30, 1996 REG N Illinois Big Ten W 70 60 2 0 W 2
3 Sun, Dec 1, 1996 REG N Colorado Big 12 W 92 82 3 0 W 3
4 Sat, Dec 7, 1996 REG N Louisiana State SEC W 93 87 4 0 W 4
5 Wed, Dec 11, 1996 REG Dayton A-10 W 80 67 5 0 W 5
6 Sat, Dec 14, 1996 REG N Purdue Big Ten W 88 72 6 0 W 6
7 Mon, Dec 16, 1996 REG Wright State MW Coll W 65 57 7 0 W 7
8 Sat, Dec 21, 1996 REG @ Arkansas SEC W 91 88 8 0 W 8
9 Mon, Dec 23, 1996 REG Tennessee State OVC W 102 54 9 0 W 9
10 Sun, Dec 29, 1996 REG Boston College Big East W 89 85 10 0 W 10
11 Tue, Dec 31, 1996 REG Kentucky SEC L 54 74 10 1 L 1
12 Fri, Jan 3, 1997 REG @ Alabama-Birmingham CUSA W 93 79 11 1 W 1
13 Mon, Jan 6, 1997 REG @ Charlotte CUSA W 92 81 12 1 W 2
14 Sat, Jan 11, 1997 REG Georgia Tech ACC W 60 56 13 1 W 3
15 Wed, Jan 15, 1997 REG Houston CUSA W 92 78 14 1 W 4
16 Sun, Jan 19, 1997 REG @ Texas Big 12 W 85 78 15 1 W 5
17 Thu, Jan 23, 1997 REG Memphis CUSA L 58 64 15 2 L 1
18 Sat, Jan 25, 1997 REG UCLA Pac-10 W 74 71 16 2 W 1
19 Tue, Jan 28, 1997 REG DePaul CUSA W 71 54 17 2 W 2
20 Thu, Jan 30, 1997 REG Cincinnati CUSA W 81 70 18 2 W 3
21 Sun, Feb 2, 1997 REG @ Temple A-10 L 44 67 18 3 L 1
22 Thu, Feb 6, 1997 REG Saint Louis CUSA L 62 64 18 4 L 2
23 Sun, Feb 9, 1997 REG @ Memphis CUSA L 59 79 18 5 L 3
24 Sat, Feb 15, 1997 REG @ Houston CUSA W 70 66 19 5 W 1
25 Mon, Feb 17, 1997 REG South Florida CUSA W 75 64 20 5 W 2
26 Thu, Feb 20, 1997 REG @ Marquette CUSA L 71 79 20 6 L 1
27 Sat, Feb 22, 1997 REG @ Southern Mississippi CUSA W 75 72 21 6 W 1
28 Wed, Feb 26, 1997 REG Charlotte CUSA W 72 71 22 6 W 2
29 Sat, Mar 1, 1997 REG @ Tulane CUSA L 71 83 22 7 L 1
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
30 Wed, Mar 5, 1997 CTOURN N South Florida CUSA W 69 58 23 7 W 1
31 Thu, Mar 6, 1997 CTOURN N Charlotte CUSA L 60 64 23 8 L 1
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
32 Fri, Mar 14, 1997 NCAA N Massachusetts A-10 W 65 57 24 8 W 1
33 Sun, Mar 16, 1997 NCAA N New Mexico WAC W 64 63 25 8 W 2
34 Fri, Mar 21, 1997 NCAA N Texas Big 12 W 78 63 26 8 W 3
35 Sun, Mar 23, 1997 NCAA N North Carolina ACC L 74 97 26 9 L 1