It's NBA Draft Day and two of the most beloved former University of Louisville basketball players are expecting to hear their names called in New York. Gorgui Dieng is expected to be a first round pick, while Peyton Siva expects to be drafted in the second round on Thursday night.
June 27, 2013
Peyton Siva, who guided the University of Louisville to the national championship last month, continues his quest towards the NBA this weekend in Chicago. Siva and junior Gorgui Dieng, who has entered his name into the Draft, are both in Chicago for the NBA Draft combine. Dieng is injured and won't compete.
May 15, 2013
Two weeks after winning the school's third national title, the talks still hasn't slowed about the championship or the place in history for the members of the 2013 University of Louisville basketball team. The biggest question has been where senior point guard Peyton Siva ranks. Cardinal Authority talked to several U of L legends about Siva and his place in history.
April 24, 2013
The Big East Conference has honored three University of Louisville men's basketball players with postseason recognition. Russ Smith and Gorgui Dieng were named to the first-team All-Conference team, while Peyton Siva is on the third team.
March 10, 2013
The University of Louisville basketball program held a sweet going away party for seniors Peyton Siva and Mike Marra and (perhaps) junior Gorgui Dieng on Saturday. The Cardinals ran away from Notre Dame 73-57 at the KFC Yum! Center and in the process laid claim to part of the Big East regular-season title.
March 9, 2013