Louisville Cardinals

Louisville Basketball: Cardinals Team Preview and Season Prediction 2019-20

Chris Mack's Cardinals are a legitimate contender
Louisville Cardinals 2019-20 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

The transition period is complete.

In 2018, Louisville missed the NCAA Tournament. In 2019, the Cardinals returned to the NCAAs but bowed out with a lopsided loss in the first round. Now, heading into Year 2 under Chris Mack, Louisville is once again a preseason top-10 team and a legitimate contender in the ACC. 

Credit Mack, who has pieced together a roster of the best players left from Rick Pitino’s final two recruiting classes, a prime graduate transfer and a top-15 class of his own.