University of Louisville

December 31, 2010

Rash of injuries tests Louisville's strength

The whole of Rick Pitino's Louisville squad during its 11-1 start has been greater than the sum of its parts. That theory has been tested severely the past couple of weeks, and it took another blow with Pitino's announcement Thursday that sophomore forward Rakeem Buckles would miss the next two weeks with a finger injury suffered in practice.

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