LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Terrence Williams had 17 points, eight
assists and six rebounds as No. 7 Louisville overcame a shaky first
half and pulled away for a 94-76 victory over Providence on
Edgar Sosa paced led the Cardinals (20-5, 11-2 Big East) with 18
points, Samardo Samuels added 17 and Earl Clark had 13 points, 10
rebounds and seven assists. Louisville moved into a three-way tie
for second place in the conference with No. 4 Pittsburgh and No. 10
Marquette behind No. 1 Connecticut.
Providence (16-10, 8-6) was hoping to put a signature win on its
NCAA tournament resume, but had no answer in the second half.
Jonathan Kale, Sharaud Curry and Weyinmi Efejuku had 15 points each
for the Friars, who couldn't sustain the strong shooting that
carried them to a slim halftime lead.