louisville http://michiganradio.org en Michigan falls short in NCAA men's basketball championship game http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-falls-short-ncaa-mens-basketball-championship-game <p>An impressive run through the NCAA tournament came up short for the Michigan Wolverines last night in Atlanta.&nbsp;</p><p>After running up a double digit lead in the first half, the Wolverines succumbed to Louisville’s pressure defense.&nbsp;&nbsp; The Cardinals kept up their hot shooting on offense and did just enough to put away Michigan down the stretch.</p><p>The final score: Louisville 82-Michigan 76.&nbsp;</p><p>The Wolverines did have some standout performances.</p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 04:06:56 +0000 Steve Carmody & The Associated Press 12057 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan falls short in NCAA men's basketball championship game Wolverines play for NCAA title tonight http://michiganradio.org/post/wolverines-play-ncaa-title-tonight <p>The Michigan Wolverines will play tonight for what would be the Ann Arbor school’s first NCAA men’s basketball title since 1989.</p><p>It’s been 20 years since the Wolverines last played in a national championship game.&nbsp; They lost that game to North Carolina. The year before the team lost to Duke.</p><p>In the two decades since, U of M has made quick exits from the March Madness tournament.</p><p>The Louisville Cardinals have been more successful lately in the tournament, but their last national title was in 1986.</p><p>Tip off for tonight’s game will be after 9.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 04:44:00 +0000 Steve Carmody 12043 at http://michiganradio.org Wolverines play for NCAA title tonight Michigan defeats Syracuse, Wolverines will play Louisville in NCAA title game http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-defeats-syracuse-wolverines-will-play-louisville-ncaa-title-game <p></p><p>Michigan is headed to Monday’s NCAA men’s basketball national championship.</p><p>The Michigan Wolverines survived a late surge by the Syracuse Orange to win Saturday night’s national semi-final .&nbsp;&nbsp; The final score was 61 to 56.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 07 Apr 2013 04:08:01 +0000 Steve Carmody & The Associated Press 12039 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan defeats Syracuse, Wolverines will play Louisville in NCAA title game Ford To Hire New Workers at Louisville Plant - At New (Lower) Wage http://michiganradio.org/post/ford-hire-new-workers-louisville-plant-new-lower-wage <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><SPAN class=article-content><SPAN>Ford Motor Company says it will add 1,800 workers at its Louisville Assembly Plant, once that plant is renovated. Ford is moving production of the Escape SUV to the plant.<BR><BR>Ford already moved production of the Explorer SUV, the Louisville plant's former product, to Chicago. Thu, 09 Dec 2010 21:35:17 +0000 Steve Carmody 536 at http://michiganradio.org Ford To Hire New Workers at Louisville Plant - At New (Lower) Wage