2013 NCAA Championship Wallpapers (1 for each player that saw action)

It has been almost a week, and it still hasn’t set in.  I was there, I saw it happen, and it still isn’t real yet.  On Monday I didn’t only get to see my beloved Cardinals win the first National Championship of my life time, I got to live it.  I had to take some time off to let everything hit, and it still hasn’t done that.  I’ve watched the replay, I’ve watched endless highlights, I still get chills every time Trezl throws down the oop. Maybe this time next year it will all feel like real life.

Enough with the sappy stuff, lets move on to the wallpapers.  I decided to go through a make a wallpaper for each player (that saw action in the tourney) with a similar theme.  I would have liked to have included everyone, as I know they all played a roll, but I couldn’t find pictures of some of the guys.  This is the first of many wallpapers I will be posting celebrating our 3rd Title, so stay tuned for the rest.

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Win 4 Ware Wallpaper

The world watched on Sunday as the Louisville Cardinal made another stop on the revenge tour to play the Duke Blue Devils.  Basketball fans across the country tuned in hoping to see another great match up between the 2 power houses, with the winning earning a sport in Atlanta for the FInal Four.  Those fans saw more than just a basketball game, they saw a group of young men that are more than a basketball team.  In the 1st half Kevin Ware went down with a horrific injury, the worst that I’ve seen in sports, but it was what happened following the injury that deserves the headlines.

Moments after watching their teammate, their brother, break his leg the Louisville Cardinals had 2 choices; get distracted and lose the game or win for Kevin Ware.  Ware called the team over and told them to win.  Don’t worry about him, but win the game.  Tears were dried away, emotions checked, and the remaining Cardinals did what Kevin said, they won the game.  We have all read countless stories recapping the events of that day, but the boys have work to do for Ware.  We have a few days before we are back on the court, and hopefully this can adorn your background leading up to the big game.  And hopefully, we can Win 4 Ware.

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Gorgui Dieng Wallpaper

Gorgui Dieng doesn’t always put up the biggest numbers, but he is a huge reason the Cardinals are at the top of the polls.  He does what the teams needs him to do, block shots and rebound.  He has shown an improved offensive skill set when needed and always plays hard.  Tomorrow is Dieng’s birthday, so I thought it was a good time to put out my newest wallpaper.  Gorgui is a great ambassador for the university, and there is no one more deserving of a new wallpaper (which is the highest honor).

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2012-2013 Louisville Cardinal Basketball Wallpapers (Most players represented)

It is an exciting time to be a Louisville Cardinal; The football team is going to the Sugar Bowl, Charlie Strong is staying, and the basketball team is ranked in the top 10.  This set of wallpapers is to celebrate the latter, with a wallpaper for just about every player on the basketball team.  I know that I’m missing a few, but they will be added as soon as I get pictures to use.  If your favorite player didn’t get a wallpaper, keep checking back, because it’s coming.  Thanks for looking, and thanks to Brandon Pry (Prudat) at cardshout.com for the images.  Brandon takes great pictures and does great design work, so definitely check him out.