Nov 28, 2012

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 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:

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)

Sign Up
for Alerts

Keep up to date with all of the news from the Pop-Tarts Bowl including event information, presale opportunities and more.

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.