University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong says Saturday’s win over UK was a relief to his senior players who had never experienced victory over their in-state rival. The Cards defeated Kentucky 24-17 in Lexington to snap a four game losing streak to the Wildcats. Strong told reporters at his weekly press conference today that… Continue reading Strong Says UK Win A “Relief” For Seniors
The annual battle for the Governor’s Cup is tomorrow night in Lexington as U of L and UK square off for football bragging rights. Second year coach Charlie Strong’s Cardinals are coming off a home loss to Florida International, a defeat he calls frustrating and disappointing. “When you talk about rebuilding a football program, you… Continue reading Cards And Cats To Renew Rivalry In Lexington
The last time the Cards were bowl-eligible was in 2007, but they weren’t selected for a post-season game. That’s not expected to be the case this year.
The Cards are 5-6 after two straight home losses. Rutgers has a 4-6 and has lost four in a row.
It’s another chance for the Cardinals to notch the sixth win needed to become bowl-eligible. Coach Charlie Strong says the Mountaineers are tough on both sides of the ball.
After two straight games on the road, the Cardinals will host the University of South Florida.
Last week at Arkansas State, the Cards saw their 24 point halftime lead cut to seven late in the game. Coach Charlie Strong says his team will learn the importance of playing a complete game.
Coach Charlie Strong says his team will have to adjust to the absence of senior wide receiver Doug Beaumont, who’s out indefinitely after undergoing knee surgery.