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The Louisville Cards have advanced to the semifinal round of the men’s Big East basketball tournament with an 84-71 victory over Marquette tonight. Kyle Kuric led U of L with 20 points; Peyton Siva added 18.

The seventh-seeded Cards will take on Notre Dame at 9:00pm tomorrow at Madison Square Garden.

In other action, Indiana advanced to the second round of the Big Ten Tournament with a victory over Penn State. The Hoosiers take on Wisconsin tomorrow in Indianapolis.

Kentucky opens play tomorrow in the Southeastern Conference Tournament against Louisiana State.

Rick Howlett is host of WFPL's weekly talk show, "In Conversation."