2011-2012 Louisville Cardinals

2011-2012 Louisville Cardinals Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
- Chane Behanan Fr PF 6-6 250 Sep 24, 1992 Bowling Green (KY) United States Bowling Green High School
- Wayne Blackshear Fr SG 6-5 215 Feb 11, 1992 Chicago (IL) United States Morgan Park High School
- Rakeem Buckles Transfer Year SF 6-7 215 Nov 15, 1990 Miami (FL) United States Monsignor Edward Pace High School
- Gorgui Dieng So FC 6-11 238 Jan 18, 1990 Kebemer Senegal Covenant Christian Academy
- Tim Henderson So G 6-2 195 Sep 15, 1991 Louisville (KY) United States Christian Brothers Academy
- Mark Jackson, Jr. Fr PG 6-3 210 Dec 28, 1991 Brooklyn (NY) United States William Howard Taft High School
- Elisha Justice So PG 5-10 175 Dec 17, 1990 Dorton (KY) United States Shelby Valley High School
- Kyle Kuric Sr SG 6-4 195 Aug 25, 1989 Evansville (IN) United States Evansville Memorial High School
- Mike Marra Jr SG 6-5 200 May 22, 1990 Smithfield (RI) United States Northfield Mount Hermon School
- Angel Nunez Fr SF 6-8 202 Dec 29, 1991 Bronx (NY) United States Notre Dame Preparatory
- Zach Price Fr C 6-10 250 Jun 7, 1993 Louisville (KY) United States Jeffersontown High School
- Peyton Siva Jr PG 6-0 185 Oct 24, 1990 Seattle (WA) United States Benjamin Franklin High School
- Chris Smith Sr G 6-2 195 Oct 13, 1987 Millstone (NJ) United States Saint Benedict's Preparatory School
- Russ Smith So G 6-0 165 Apr 19, 1991 Brooklyn (NY) United States South Kent School
- Jared Swopshire Jr SF 6-8 210 Oct 17, 1989 St. Louis (MO) United States IMG Academy
- Stephan Van Treese RS-Jr PF 6-9 245 Sep 26, 1990 Indianapolis (IN) United States Lawrence North High School
- Kevin Ware Fr G 6-2 170 Jan 3, 1993 Conyers (GA) United States Rockdale County High School

Recent Louisville Cardinals History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2014-2015 18-3 (6-2) 4th (ACC) N/A N/A
2013-2014 31-6 (15-3) 1st (AAC) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2012-2013 35-5 (14-4) 1st (Big East) Champion NCAA Champion
2011-2012 30-10 (10-8) 7th (Big East) Champion NCAA 4th Rnd
2010-2011 25-10 (12-6) 3rd (Big East) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2009-2010 20-13 (11-7) 5th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2008-2009 31-6 (16-2) 1st (Big East) Champion NCAA 4th Rnd
2007-2008 27-9 (14-4) 2nd (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd
2006-2007 24-10 (12-4) 2nd (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2005-2006 21-13 (6-10) 11th (Big East) 1st Rnd NIT 4th Rnd
2004-2005 33-5 (14-2) 1st (C-USA) Champion NCAA 5th Rnd
2003-2004 20-10 (9-7) 6th (C-USA) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2002-2003 25-7 (11-5) 3rd (C-USA) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd

2011-2012 Louisville Cardinals Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Kyle Kuric All-AAC Honorable Mention
Peyton Siva AAC Tournament MVP
Gorgui Dieng AAC All-Tournament Team
Kyle Kuric AAC All-Tournament Team
Chane Behanan AAC All-Rookie Team

2011-2012 Louisville Cardinals Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters P. Siva C. Smith K. Kuric C. Behanan G. Dieng
Rotation R. Smith M. Marra R. Buckles J. Swopshire  
Lim PT E. Justice W. Blackshear A. Nunez S. Van Treese Z. Price
Lim PT T. Henderson M. Jackson, Jr.      
Lim PT   K. Ware      

2011-2012 Louisville Cardinals Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Kyle Kuric 38 36.1 12.6 4.2 1.2 1.2 0.5 1.0
Russ Smith 39 21.1 11.5 2.5 1.9 2.2 0.0 2.3
Chris Smith 40 27.5 9.7 3.6 1.8 0.8 0.0 1.1
Chane Behanan 40 26.0 9.5 7.5 0.8 0.8 0.5 1.8
Peyton Siva 38 31.7 9.1 3.2 5.6 1.7 0.1 3.4
Gorgui Dieng 40 32.8 9.1 9.1 1.1 1.2 3.2 2.0
Mike Marra 2 12.5 6.0 2.5 1.0 0.5 0.0 1.0
Rakeem Buckles 11 13.5 4.0 3.8 0.3 0.6 0.2 1.4
Jared Swopshire 39 13.3 3.3 2.8 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.6
Mark Jackson, Jr. 2 6.0 2.5 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Wayne Blackshear 15 7.0 2.5 1.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.5
Angel Nunez 11 5.2 2.2 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.5
Stephan Van Treese 3 6.7 1.3 2.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.3
Tim Henderson 11 5.1 1.3 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.5
Kevin Ware 19 5.5 1.1 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.2 1.1
Elisha Justice 23 5.3 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.5
Zach Price 19 4.4 0.6 0.8 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2

2011-2012 Louisville Cardinals Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Rick Pitino Head Coach 2001-2002 General Manager (Boston Celtics, 1997 to 2001)
Kevin Keatts Assistant Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Wyking Jones Assistant Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Tom Jurich Athletic Director 2000-2001 N/A
Kenny Klein Director of Sports Information 1983-1984 N/A