Denny Crum's Louisville Cardinals entered the 1979-1980 season ranked in the Top 10 of the AP Poll. Led by Darrell Griffith and Derek Smith the Cardinals finished the regular season 28-3, including a perfect 12-0 Metro Conference record.
Louisville was awarded a #2 seed in the Midwest Region of the NCAA Tournament. Wins over Kansas State and Texas A&M setup a showdown with #1 seed LSU. U of L dominated the Tigers en-route to a 20 point win earning a trip to the Final Four.
After defeating Iowa, 80-72, Louisville faced college basketball titan UCLA in the National Championship game. Led by home grown talent Griffith's 23, Louisville prevailed 59-54 to give the school it's first National Championship!
- Modern Standard-Length Fit
- Material: Double Ply 100% Pro Aero Mesh
- Hemmed Shorts at Both Sides
- Elastic Waistband with Drawstring
- Sublimated Team Graphics
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