DOJ must explain Obama healthcare remarks

NEW ORLEANS, April 4 (UPI) -- A federal judge has ordered the U.S. Justice Department to write a letter describing the administration's position on the judiciary's power to overturn laws.

Woman, 56, charged in police killing

EUGENE, Ore., April 23 (UPI) -- A 56-year-old woman who allegedly shot and killed an Oregon police officer during a traffic stop was charged Saturday with aggravated murder.
COL BKB: West Virginia 77, Louisville 74

COL BKB: West Virginia 77, Louisville 74

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Da'Sean Butler's jumper with 5.8 seconds Saturday gave ninth-ranked West Virginia a difficult 77-74 Big East Conference win over Louisville.

COL BKB: Louisville 80, Stetson 48

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Jerry Smith scored 17 points Wednesday and No. 20 Louisville defeated Stetson 80-48.

COL BKB: Louisville 69, East Tenn. St. 56

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Edgar Sosa's 16 points and three steals Saturday led No. 22 Louisville to a 69-56 win over East Tennessee State.
COL BKB: Louisville 96, Arkansas 66

COL BKB: Louisville 96, Arkansas 66

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Reginald Delk scored 20 points, including a 3-pointer during a key 16-5 first-half run, to lead No. 22 Louisville to a 96-66 win over Arkansas Tuesday.

Louisville basketball players arrested

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 12 (UPI) -- University of Louisville, Ky., basketball players Jerry Smith and Terrence Jennings have been charged with resisting arrest at an alumni party, police said.

Syracuse wins in overtime again

NEW YORK, March 14 (UPI) -- Jonny Flynn's quick start in Syracuse's seventh overtime period in two games Friday boosted the Orange to a 74-69, Big East semifinal win over West Virginia.

COL BKB: Louisville 60, Saint John's 47

NEW YORK, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Jerry Smith's game-high 21 points off the bench Sunday fueled seventh-ranked Louisville in its sluggish 60-47 Big East win over Saint John's.

COL BKB: Louisville 69, West Va. 63

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Jerry Smith scored 18 of his 20 points in the first half Saturday and seventh-ranked Louisville hung on to top Big East Conference foe West Virginia, 69-63.

COL BKB: Louisville 78, Lamar 56

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Samardo Samuels had 15 points Monday to lead the 10th-ranked Louisville Cardinals to a 78-56 win over Lamar in the Marques Maybin Classic final.

COL BKB: Louisville 79, Morehead State 41

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Samardo Samuels scored 18 points and Earl Clark added 13 Saturday to lead the No. 3 Louisville Cardinals to a 79-41 win over Morehead State.

COL BKB: North Carolina 83, Louisville 73

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 29 (UPI) -- Tyler Hansbrough had 28 points and 13 rebounds Saturday to lead top-ranked North Carolina to an 83-73 win over Louisville in the NCAA East Regional final.

COL BKB: Louisville 79, Tennessee 60

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 28 (UPI) -- Jerry Smith and Andre McGee keyed an early surge Thursday and Louisville held on to down Tennessee 79-60 in the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.

COL BKB: Louisville 78, Oklahoma 48

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 23 (UPI) -- Earl Clark's 14 points led a balanced, hot-shooting Louisville attack Sunday in a 78-48 NCAA Tournament rout of Oklahoma.
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Jerry Smith

Gerald "Jerry" Sanford Smith (July 19, 1943 – October 15, 1986) was a professional American football tight end for the National Football League's Washington Redskins from 1965–1977.

Playing for Otto Graham and George Allen's Redskins, Smith had a stellar career. He played in the 1973 Super Bowl VII, and Sports Illustrated called him "an outstanding receiver among tight ends, with the ability to break open for a long gain." In his career Smith caught 421 passes, including 60 touchdowns, a record for tight ends at the time. He was named All-Pro twice and held several NFL records that stood for years.

Smith died of AIDS on October 15, 1986. He was the first former professional athlete to die of the disease. Although he acknowledged that he had AIDS, he never publicly acknowledged his homosexual activities. Smith's sexuality was confirmed after his death by a former teammate, pro NFL football player David Kopay, who had come out of the closet years earlier.

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