Louisville Cardinals http://wfpl.org en Cards Win Season Opener Over Manhattan, 79-51 http://wfpl.org/post/cards-win-season-opener-over-manhattan-79-51 Russ Smith scored 23 points and Peyton Siva added ten as the second-ranked Louisville Cardinals defeated visiting Manhattan 79-51 today in their regular-season college basketball opener.<p> The Cards jumped out to an early 12-3 lead en route to victory over the Jaspers, coached by former U of L assistant and Rick Pitino protege Steve Masiello.<p> U of L takes on Samford Wednesday in early round play of the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament.<p> Sun, 11 Nov 2012 23:33:10 +0000 Rick Howlett 2456 at http://wfpl.org Cards Win Season Opener Over Manhattan, 79-51