Boxscore
Louisville 79, Manhattan 51
Sunday, November 11, 2012 4:00 PM
Location - KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, Kentucky
Officials - Jeff Anderson, Robert Riley, Doug Shows
Attendance - 20921

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Manhattan 19 32 51
Louisville 28 51 79

Recap


No. 2 Louisville 79, Manhattan 51:
Russ Smith hit four 3-pointers en route to 23 points and added five steals as the second-ranked Cardinals ran away from the visiting Jaspers.

Peyton Siva collected 10 points and eight assists and Chane Behanan chipped in eight points and nine rebounds for Louisville (1-0), which forced 27 turnovers and had six players score at least eight points in its season opener.

The Cardinals grabbed a 28-19 lead at the half and were never threatened after the break. Back-to-back 3-pointers by Luke Hancock and Kevin Ware sparked a 14-6 run that pushed the lead to 59-38 with 8:05 left.

Wayne Blackshear’s 3-pointer with 28 seconds provided the final margin and gave Louisville its biggest lead of the afternoon.

Rhamel Brown recorded 18 points and 14 rebounds and Michael Alvarado scored 13 points for Manhattan (0-1), which shot 35.7 percent from the floor.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Manhattan coach Steve Masiello spent seven seasons as Rick Pitino’s assistant on the Cardinals bench. … Louisville freshman Montrezl Harrell scored six points on 3-of-5 shooting in his debut. … The Jaspers hung tough on the boards, 33-33, but had five players with at least three turnovers.

Manhattan Jaspers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Michael Alvarado 32:00 2-5 0-1 9-10 0 3 3 2 1 1 6 0 13
Rhamel Brown 33:00 7-13 0-0 4-9 8 7 15 0 3 1 2 1 18
Roberto Colonette 24:00 1-3 1-1 0-0 0 4 4 0 1 1 4 0 3
Ryan McCoy 12:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 3 0 4 1 0
RaShawn Stores 28:00 2-8 1-3 3-4 0 3 3 0 2 0 2 0 8
Emmy Andujar 24:00 0-1 0-1 2-2 0 3 3 3 3 1 3 0 2
Donovan Kates 24:00 2-4 1-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 3 0 5
CJ Jones 13:00 1-4 0-1 0-1 2 0 2 0 2 0 1 0 2
Mohamed Koita 5:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 0
Shane Richards 5:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 15-42 3-10 18-26 10 24 34 5 21 4 26 2 51
  35.7% 30.0% 69.2% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 26

Louisville Cardinals

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Luke Hancock 23:00 3-10 2-9 0-0 0 1 1 2 2 4 3 0 8
Gorgui Dieng 20:00 4-6 0-0 1-2 2 1 3 2 2 1 1 1 9
Russ Smith 31:00 8-18 4-13 3-4 0 1 1 2 2 5 2 0 23
Montrezl Harrell 22:00 3-5 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 0 3 1 0 1 6
Peyton Siva 34:00 2-6 0-2 6-6 1 2 3 10 2 1 5 0 10
Chane Behanan 24:00 3-7 0-0 2-3 4 5 9 1 2 3 1 0 8
Zach Price 6:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
Wayne Blackshear 16:00 1-6 1-5 2-2 0 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 5
Kevin Ware 15:00 4-4 1-1 1-3 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 10
Stephan Van Treese 8:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 4 5 1 2 0 0 1 0
Tim Henderson 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 28-62 8-30 15-20 12 20 32 19 21 16 12 3 79
  45.2% 26.7% 75.0% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 12
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