Kevin Ware inspires Louisville men's team

Since the freak injury, Ware has had surgery,

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Ware, who suffered a compound fracture of his right leg during an NCAA tournament game, is imploring the Cardinals to play their hardest in their Final Four matchup in Atlanta.

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