With the the beginning of the 2014-15 season about to get underway, it’s time to peruse the new media guide for some interesting tidbits and statistics. Here are some that stand out:
*Coach Pitino has five of UofL’s eight 30-win seasons.
*Louisville has had 12-straight 20-win seasons.
*UofL is tied for fourth-most Sweet 16s with 20.
*The Cards have the second most wins (121) over the last four years. (Kansas, 123) UofL’s 96 wins over the past 3 seasons is the most of anyone.
*Louisville has a winning series record against 9 ACC opponents.
*UofL’s 1,728 all-time wins is 11th most all-time.
*Louisville is 6th all-time in NCAA Tournament wins (72) and 5th in appearances (40).
*UofL is 106-1 all-time in games where the Cards have scored 100 points or more.
*UofL’s 65 1,000-point scores are second most all-time. (UNC, 70).
*Louisville has been ranked 569 weeks in the AP Top 25 Poll (6th all-time), 263 times in the Top 10 and 119 times in the Top 5.