Louisville 79 , North Carolina A&T 48
The No. 1 Louisville Cardinals opened their 2013 NCAA Tournament campaign with a dominant victory over No. 16 North Carolina A&T.
The Cardinals forced 25 turnovers as their full court press suffocated the offense of NC A&T all night.
Russ Smith led the charge on the offensive end for Louisville with a game-high 23 points.
Rick Pitino and company will take on the winner of the game between No.8 Colorado State and No.9 Missouri in Lexington on Saturday.
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