Cardinals Down Arkansas State 34-24 - Match Report
Louisville's aerial attack produced 308 yards and the Cardinals produced a 34-24 victory over Arkansas State on Saturday at ASU Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 6.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 60.5.
Bilal Powell rushed for 157 yards, while Victor Anderson added 108 yards in the win. Josh Bellamy and Josh Chichester added 66 and 66 receiving yards respectively.
Sirgregory Thornton rushed for 78 yards for Arkansas State, while Derek Lawson added 71 yards. Ryan Aplin threw for 209 yards for the Red Wolves, while receivers Taylor Stockemer and Allen Muse had 65 and 50 yards respectively.
Louisville outgained Arkansas State 575-409 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-19 by the Cardinals.
Arkansas State lost the time of possession battle 36:00/24:00, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Louisville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Memphis. Arkansas State will aim to get back on the winning track at North Texas.