College Football: Cards To Face NC State in the Belk Bowl

The University of Louisville football team will take on North Carolina State on December 27 in the Belk Bowl in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Cards received the bid this evening. U of L finished the regular season with a 7-5 record and tied West Virginia and Cincinnati for a share of the Big East title, […]

College Football: No BCS Bid For U of L

The University of Louisville football will not get a bid to a Bowl Championship Series game this season. The Cards’ chance for a BSC bid was foiled today by Cincinnati, which defeated Connecticut 35-27 in the teams’ final regular season game. Under the final Big East Conference standings and BCS rankings, the bid will likely […]

College Football: UK Seeking First Win Over Vols Since ’84

The Kentucky Wildcats wrap up their college football season tomorrow in Lexington, hosting archrival Tennessee. UK’s final hopes for a bowl bid were dashed last week with a loss at Georgia, and coach Joker Phillips says the Wildcats will approach Tennessee like it’s a bowl opponent. “We have to get ourselves mentally and physically prepared […]

Pitt Ends U of L’s Winning Streak; UK Falls At Vandy

The University of Louisville football team fell to Pittsburgh 21-14 today in the Cards’ final home game of the season. The loss snapped U of L’s three game winning streak. The Cards drop to 5-5 overall and 3-2 in the Big East Conference with two road games remaining. The Kentucky Wildcats lost on the road […]

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 […]

Louisville Defeats Syracuse, 27-10; UK, IU Fall

Teddy Bridgewater threw two touchdown passes and Victor Anderson ran for 93 yards as the University of Louisville defeated Syracuse 27-10 today at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. The Cards evened their overall record to 4-4, and improved to 2-1 in Big East Conference play. It marked the first time U of L has recorded back-to-back […]

U of L Holds Off Rutgers, 16-14

In college football, the Louisville Cardinals defeated Rutgers 16-14 tonight at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. U of L’s scoring came on a Dominique Brown run in the first quarter and a 52 yard field goal by Chris Philpot in the third quarter, followed by a touchdown pass from Teddy Bridgewater to Michaelee Harris. The Cards […]

U of L Extends Contract With Strong

From the Associated Press The University of Louisville has agreed to a new seven-year contract with football coach Charlie Strong. Strong is in his second season at Louisville under his original contract that runs through the 2015 season. The new deal increases Strong’s base salary from $1.6 million to $2.3 million and runs through 2018. […]

U of L, UK And IU Back In Action This Weekend

The University of Louisville football team is on the road this weekend at North Carolina. The Tarheels are off to a 4-1 start. U of L is 2-2 after last week’s home loss to Marshall, a defeat that Coach Charlie Strong called “unacceptable.” “We’ll just see where we are,” Strong said this week. “We’ll see […]