Recap - Cardinals Defeat West Virginia 38-35
|Recap - Cardinals Defeat West Virginia 38-35|
The Cardinals were Week 10 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Mountaineers by a score of 38-35 at Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 13 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 52.5.
Teddy Bridgewater completed 21 of 27 pass attempts for 246 yards for the Cardinals in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Mountaineers defense.
Dustin Garrison rushed for 64 yards for West Virginia, while Shawne Alston added 45 yards. Geno Smith threw for 410 yards for the Mountaineers, while receivers Stedman Bailey and Tavon Austin had 118 and 90 yards respectively.
West Virginia outgained Louisville 533-351 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-15 by the Mountaineers.
West Virginia lost the time of possession battle 30:46/29:14, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Louisville takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For West Virginia, they head on the road to face Cincinnati.