Recap - Cardinals Defeat Temple 45-17

Recap - Cardinals Defeat Temple 45-17

Louisville's aerial attack produced 324 yards and the Cardinals produced a 45-17 victory over Temple on Saturday at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.

Louisville won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 16-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 53.5.

Jeremy Wright rushed for 100 yards, while Senorise Perry added 79 yards in the win. Ryan Hubbell and Andrell Smith added 92 and 61 receiving yards respectively.

Montel Harris rushed for 115 yards for Temple, while Chris Coyer added 56 yards. Clinton Granger threw for 21 yards for the Owls, while receivers Alex Jackson and Chris Coyer had 16 and 13 yards respectively.

Louisville outgained Temple 508-309 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-17 by the Cardinals.

Temple lost the time of possession battle 32:46/27:14, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Louisville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Syracuse. Temple will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cincinnati.