The University of Louisville released its basketball schedule Wednesday afternoon for the 2012-13 season.
Louisville will have two scrimmages, against Pikeville and Bellarmine in the KFC Yum! Center, before starting its regular season against Manhattan on November 11.
Last year we had the second most difficult schedule in the nation and I actually think this year’s is more difficult. It poses multiple challenges throughout the season that we haven't had in a while and we look forward to it. We have an extremely competitive team that loves challenges. We're very excited to not only be traveling to face a terrific field in the Bahamas, but from the first game on we will be tested. We look forward to that challenge.
Senior Peyton Siva and junior Gorgui Dieng will lead the Cardinals as they come into the season as one of the top ranked teams in the country.
Let's look at the five most-anticipated home games for Louisville this coming season: