Selection Snapshot: Louisville Cardinals

Louisville may have their sights set on a BCS berth with Thursday's game against Rutgers looming, but a loss could send the Cardinals to Orlando.

Record: 9-2
Record vs. Bowl-Eligible Teams (6-6 or better): 4-2 Big East
Key Wins:  vs. Temple (45-17), vs Cincinnati (34-31 OT)
Key Losses: @ Syracuse (45-26), vs. Connecticut (23-20 3OT)
Last Bowl Appearance: 2011 Belk Bowl vs. North Carolina St.
Last Orlando Bowl Appearance: N/A

Top Players:
  • Teddy Bridgewater, QB: 3189 passing yards, 23 touchdowns
  • Jeremy Wright, RB: 723 yards rushing, 265 yards receiving, 9 touchdowns
  • Senorise Perry, RB: 705 yards rushing, 181 yards receiving, 11 touchdowns
  • DeVante Parker, WR: 683 receiving yards, 8 touchdowns, 75 yards career long touchdown

Series Records vs. Possible Opponents:
vs. Clemson: No previous meetings
vs. Duke: 1-0, last meeting 9/7/2002 – won 40-3
vs. Florida State: 2-12, last meeting 9/26/2002 – won 26-20
vs. Georgia Tech: No previous meetings
vs. NC State: 3-1, last meeting 12/27/2011 – lost 31-24 (Belk Bowl)
vs. Virginia Tech: 2-5, last meeting 1/2/2006 -- lost 35-24 (Gator Bowl)

About The Author

Devin Beahm
Devin Beahm Digital Media Assistant

Devin (State College, Pa.) joined FCSports in 2012 while attending the DeVos Sport Business Management Program at the University of Central Florida. She recently graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA where she majored in psychology and global studies.

Devin loves to spend her weekends watching her favorite teams: the Penn State Nittany Lions, the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Boston Celtics.