Louisville vs Kentucky Recap - Cardinals Win 24-17
|Louisville vs Kentucky Recap - Cardinals Win 24-17|
The Cardinals were Week 3 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Wildcats by a score of 24-17 at Commonwealth Stadium.
Louisville won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 41.5.
Teddy Bridgewater completed 10 of 18 pass attempts for 106 yards for the Cardinals in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
CoShik Williams rushed for 29 yards for Kentucky, while Josh Clemons added 28 yards. Morgan Newton threw for 255 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers La'Rod King and E.J. Fields had 84 and 57 yards respectively.
Kentucky was outgained by Louisville 327-290 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Wildcats.
Kentucky lost the time of possession battle 30:16/29:44, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Louisville takes its act home to face Marshall looking for another win. For Kentucky, they head home to face Florida.