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*UofL moved to 11-1 on the season as the Cards coasted in front of FIU’s second largest crowd in school history.
*Three Cards were in double figures last night; Russ (18), Wayne (13), and ‘Trez (10).
*Once again, the Mangok/SVT combo was solid, posting 8 points and 12 rebounds.
*UofL’s bench outscored FIU’s, 30-5.
*The Cards forced the Golden Panthers into 20 turnovers and 33% shooting (18-54).
*Former Card Rakeem Buckles had 13 points (on 4-17 shooting) and 9 rebounds.
*UofL shot 48% from the floor, 54% from 3, and 63% from the foul line.
*Chris Jones had a great floor game, dishing out 6 assists (with no turnovers) and 5 steals in 29 minutes.
*FIU out-rebounded the Cards, 38-34.
*UofL returns to action on the 28th facing the evil empire. The last two national champions go at it at 4:00 on CBS.