LOUISVILLE, Ky., Jan. 12 (UPI) -- Russ Smith and Luke Hancock each pumped in 23 points Sunday, powering No. 8 Louisville over Southern Methodist 71-63.
Smith dished off seven assists and perpetrated four steals and Hancock logged his second straight 20-point game as the Cardinals (14-3, 3-1 AAC) notched a third win in four games.
Montrezl Harrell helped out with a double-double of 12 points and 13 rebounds and also blocked four shots for Louisville.
SMU (11-4, 1-2) was led by Markus Kennedy with 12 points and eight rebounds.