Oct. 31, 2008
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Travel options are available to follow the University of Louisville men's basketball as it travels to Nashville, Tenn. on Nov. 30 to face Western Kentucky.
Champion Sports Tours has several travel options available, including a hotel only option staying at the Hilton Downtown Nashville. The Hilton is located directly across the street from the Sommet Center where the game will be played. For more information, call Champion Sports Tours direct at 866-995-7444 or on line at www.championsportstours.com.
Tickets for the 3 p.m. event are $35 for lower level seats and $20 for the upper level. U of L fans may purchase tickets at both U of L Ticket Offices, located on the third floor of the Swain Student Activities Center or in the new location across the street from Papa John's Cardinal Stadium at 2799 South Floyd Street. Both locations are open weekdays from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Phone orders will also be accepted with a credit card by calling the U of L ticket office at (502) 852-5151, 852-5863 or 1-800-633-7105. A form to purchase tickets is available online at www.UofLsports.com.
This will be the 72nd meeting between the two teams, with Western Kentucky holding a 38-33 series advantage. Louisville has won 17 of the last 19 matchups, including a 93-63 victory over the Hilltoppers in 2003 in the last meeting, a game which was played in Nashville as well. WKU's last win in the series came in 2000, a 68-65 win over the Cardinals in Louisville's Freedom Hall.