College Football: U of L Meets NC State in Belk Bowl

The Louisville Cardinals are in Charlotte, North Carolina, where they’ll face NC State tomorrow night in the Belk Bowl. U of L’s chances of becoming bowl eligible looked slim early in the season. The Cards got off to a 2-4 start, but won five of their last six games and captured a share of the […]

U of L Takes On Pitt In Home Football Finale

The University of Louisville Cardinals play their final home game of the football season tomorrow. U of L hosts Pittsburgh, which has slipped to 4-5 on the season after a loss last week against Cincinnati. U of L senior defensive end Greg Scruggs says it will be tough for him to leave the program at […]

Cards Preparing For Home Finale Against Pitt

After struggling to a 2-4 start, the University of Louisville football team has won three straight games and will become bowl eligible next weekend with a win against Pittsburgh. The Cards are also in second place in the Big East Conference standings. U of L upset number 24 West Virginia on Saturday; its first win […]

U of L Upsets West Virginia, 38-35; UK Wins; IU Falls

The Louisville Cardinals stunned number 24 West Virginia 38-35 today in Morgantown. U of L backs ran for three touchdowns, quarterback Teddy Bridgewater threw for another, and Andrew Johnson returned a blocked field goal for a score as the Cards improve to 4-3 on the season and 3-1 in the Big East Conference. Chris Philpot’s […]

Cards Looking For First Win Against WVU Since ’06

In college football, the University of Louisville hopes to build on a two-game winning streak tomorrow at West Virginia, a team the Cards haven’t beaten in their last four tries. U of L has also been winless in Morgantown since 1990. The Mountaineers are ranked 24th in the latest AP poll, and Cards Coach Charlie […]

U of L’s Conner Recovering From Broken Neck

Doctors at Jewish Hospital say injured U of L football player Anthony Conner could be released as early as this week. Conner suffered a broken neck during Friday’s win over Rutgers. A senior cornerback from Houston, Conner missed last season with a knee injury; he had worked his way into a starting job this year. […]

UPDATE: Cards’ Conner Seriously Hurt in Rutgers Game

University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong released this statement today regarding senior cornerback Anthony Conner, who suffered a broken neck while making a play during the Cards’game against Rutgers last night: “Our doctors are still evaluating Anthony Conner’s medical condition this morning (Saturday) and he is still undergoing additional tests. Our medical staff is […]

Cards’ Conner Seriously Hurt in Rutgers Game

University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong says senior cornerback Anthony Conner suffered a broken neck during the Cards’ victory over Rutgers last night. Conner was injured in the second quarter as he tried to tackle a Rutgers receiver. He was taken off the field on a stretcher. Strong said after the game that Conner […]

Strong: Marshall Loss “Unacceptable”

University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong says his coaches and team did not properly prepare for last Saturday’s game against Marshall. The visiting Thundering Herd handed the Cards a 17-13 defeat. At his Monday press conference, Strong was still clearly angry about the loss, the Cards’ second straight home defeat. “That’s unacceptable, and it […]