Top seed Louisville rolls to 79-48 rout of NC A&T

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by Associated Press

WHAS11.com

Posted on March 21, 2013 at 11:58 PM

Updated Friday, Mar 22 at 2:53 PM

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Pay attention, No. 1s. This is how it's done.
 
Russ Smith scored 23 points and set a Louisville NCAA tournament record with a career-high eight steals, and Peyton Siva had eight assists as the Cardinals demolished North Carolina A&T 79-48 on Thursday night.
 
Louisville finished with a season-high 20 steals as it forced the Aggies (20-17) into 27 turnovers. It was the 11th straight win for the Cardinals (30-5), who will play Colorado State or Missouri on Saturday.
 
Rick Pitino and the Big East champions quickly ended a postseason run for the Aggies, who finally earned their first NCAA tournament win on Tuesday. Bruce Beckford led North Carolina A&T with 12 points.
 

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