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  1. Louisville’s Chris Jones shows off team’s new jerseys (PHOTO)

    Sep 25, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

    Chris Jones

    Louisville will wear new uniforms for the 2014-2015 season.

  2. Stress fracture in left shin to sideline Louisville guard

    Aug 7, 2014, 4:58 PM EDT

    Chris Jones

    Chris Jones learned the bad news a few days after completing a solid weekend at adidas Nations in Long Beach, California.

  3. adidas Nations Saturday Morning Thoughts: Louisville’s backcourt and the lack of 2015 point guards

    Aug 2, 2014, 5:39 PM EDT

    Terry Rozier, Chris Jones

    Although on different teams at adidas Nations, Chris Jones and Terry Rozier have played well. And the lack of elite pass-first point guards in 2015 was quite evident.

  4. After win at No. 18 SMU, No. 11 Louisville is once again peaking in March

    Mar 5, 2014, 10:41 PM EDT

    Louisville v SMU

    Russ Smith scored 22 of his 26 points in the second half, hitting all six of his threes in the final 13 minutes as No. 11 Louisville went into Moody Coliseum and knocked off No. 18 SMU, 84-71. The win is impressive in and of itself. The Mustangs are as tough as anyone in the…

  5. Louisville’s Jones to play, Cincy’s Jackson game-time decision for Thursday

    Jan 29, 2014, 2:28 PM EDT

    Justin Jackson

    Perhaps the most interesting game of the week takes place on Thursday evening as No. 13 Cincinnati will pay a visit to No. 12 Louisville. Cincinnati has been the best team in the AAC to date, sitting pretty with an 8-0 record in league play. Louisville was the favorite heading into the season, however, and…

  6. Louisville’s Chris Jones back at practice, could play against Cincinnati on Thursday

    Jan 28, 2014, 4:43 PM EDT

    Chris Jones

    Louisville has won four straight games after dropping a conference game at home against Memphis on Jan. 9. The last three wins for No. 12 Louisville have come without the services off first-year transfer point guard Chris Jones, who has been dealing with an oblique injury suffered in the Cardinals win over SMU on Jan.…

  7. Louisville’s Chris Jones unlikely to play Saturday at UConn

    Jan 17, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT

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    According to Louisville head coach Rick Pitino junior guard Chris Jones, who missed Thursday’s 91-52 win over Houston, is expected to miss the Cardinals’ game at UConn on Saturday night due to an oblique injury. Jones, the top-ranked junior college player at the end of last season, is averaging 11.3 points and 2.9 assists per…

  8. Louisville PG Chris Jones out Thursday vs. Houston

    Jan 15, 2014, 2:52 PM EDT

    SMU v Louisville

    Louisville head coach Rick Pitino told reporters on Wednesday afternoon that starting point guard Chris Jones will not be in the lineup on Thursday evening when the Cardinals host Houston. Jones is averaging 11.3 points and 2.9 assists on the season, but combined for just four points and five turnovers in the last two games.…

  9. Too much Russ Smith, Chris Jones is just a symptom, not Louisville’s biggest problem

    Dec 28, 2013, 7:15 PM EDT

    Louisville v Kentucky

    For just the second time this season, No. 6 Louisville squared off with a quality opponent in non-conference play. And for the second time this season, the Cardinals lost. Last month, it was a 93-84 defeat suffered at the hands of North Carolina at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut. On Saturday, Louisville lost to No. 18…

  10. Louisville’s Chris Jones dealing with a sprained wrist

    Dec 13, 2013, 10:26 AM EDT

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    With Peyton Siva having graduated Louisville needed another guard to step up in a group led by senior Russ Smith, and given his production at Northwest Florida State junior college transfer Chris Jones was expected to be an impact addition. Through nine games Jones is averaging 14.9 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.6 assists per contest…

  11. No. 3 Louisville was not happy about the way they played at Mohegan Sun

    Nov 25, 2013, 7:00 AM EDT

    Montrezl Harrell, James Michael McAdoo

    From Nov. 20th thru Dec. 1st, I’ll be on the road, hitting 21 games in 11 days. To follow along and read my stories from the road, click here. UNCASVILLE, CT — Generally speaking, this is how the post game works at a neutral site event like the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic: around 10 minutes…

  12. Louisville’s struggles on Saturday the result missing key players

    Nov 9, 2013, 4:08 PM EDT

    AP photo

    If you didn’t watch No. 3 Louisville’s 70-48 win over the College of Charleston on Saturday afternoon, if you simply took at gander at the box score after getting your fill of college football, you would think that the short-handed Cardinals made short work of the Cougars. Hey, they won by 22 points, right? Russ…

  13. 2013-2014 Season Preview: No. 3 Louisville Cardinals

    Oct 30, 2013, 9:00 AM EDT

    Kenny Klein/Louisville Athletics

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. The rest of our Top 25 Countdown can be found here. For a schedule of our…

  14. 2013-14 Season Preview: Top 20 Lead Guards

    Oct 21, 2013, 6:00 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists, click here. For a schedule of our previews…

  15. Is Louisville’s back court of Russ Smith, Chris Jones dynamic or combustible?

    Oct 15, 2013, 9:54 AM EDT

    Russ Smith

    The college basketball newcomer with the most pressure on him entering the season is Andrew Wiggins. That is pretty much indisputable at this point. When people toss around comparisons to folks like Kevin Durant and LeBron James, you know you’re in a different stratosphere as a prospect. Second on that list is debatable, but one…

  16. Newcomers impress in Louisville’s intrasquad scrimmage

    Oct 8, 2013, 5:00 PM EDT

    NWF Athletics

    Despite losing Peyton Siva and Gorgui Dieng, two key pieces from last year’s championship team, Louisville returns a slew of talented players that will have Rick Pitino and Co. challenging for a national championship once again. Player of the Year candidate Russ Smith is back for his senior season, as are Chane Behanan and Luke…

  17. The X-Factors of the 2013-2014 College Basketball Season

    Oct 7, 2013, 6:33 PM EDT

    Keith Appling

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists,click here. For a schedule of our previews for the…

  18. 2013-2014’s Impact Junior College Transfers

    Oct 4, 2013, 3:00 PM EDT

    Chris Jones

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists,click here. For a schedule of our previews for the…