Jawanza Poland netted 16 points on 6-of-9 51, on Wednesday.

Toarlyn Fitzpatrick finished with 11 points and seven rebounds, while Augustus Gilchrist and Anthony Collins added eight points apiece for the Bulls (19-11, 12-5 Big East), who snapped an 11-game losing streak to Louisville.

Kyle Kuric and Chris Smith paced the Cardinals (22-8, 10-7) with 14 points apiece and Chane Behanan added nine points and seven rebounds. Louisville struggled from the floor, shooting just 34 percent and just 5-of-22 from three-point range.