Cardinal Football

Louisville Climbs To No. 14 In Both Polls

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After moving to 2-0 on the season Saturday with a 47-35 win over North Carolina, the Louisville Cardinals have climbed in both major polls. The Cards are ranked 14th in the AP Poll and the Coaches Poll.

AP Top 25

RK TEAM REC PTS TREND
1 Alabama(58) 2-0 1522
2 Oklahoma(2) 2-0 1447  3
3 Clemson(1) 2-0 1380
4 USC 2-0 1324  2
5 Penn State 2-0 1299  1
6 Washington 2-0 1124  1
7 Michigan 2-0 1107  1
8 Ohio State 1-1 1003  6
9 Oklahoma State 2-0 1002  2
10 Wisconsin 2-0 993  1
11 Florida State 0-1 944  1
12 LSU 2-0 935
13 Georgia 2-0 882  2
14 Louisville 2-0 658  3
15 Auburn 1-1 591  2
16 Virginia Tech 2-0 559  2
17 Miami 1-0 542  1
18 Kansas State 2-0 475  1
19 Stanford 1-1 364  5
20 TCU 2-0 352  3
21 Washington State 2-0 233  1
22 South Florida 2-0 188  1
23 Tennessee 2-0 159  2
24 Florida 0-1 146  2
25 UCLA 2-0 119 NR

Dropped from rankings: Notre Dame 24

Others receiving votes: Utah 101, South Carolina 72, Colorado 66, West Virginia 63, Oregon 61, Maryland 42, Notre Dame 31, San Diego State 16, Houston 10, Mississippi State 3, Boise State 3, California 2, Vanderbilt 2, Iowa 2, Texas Tech 2, Michigan State 1

Coaches Poll

RK TEAM REC PTS TREND
1 Alabama(58) 2-0 1497
2 Clemson(2) 2-0 1386  1
3 Oklahoma 2-0 1385  3
4 USC 2-0 1308  1
5 Penn State 2-0 1256  1
6 Washington 2-0 1173  1
7 Michigan 2-0 1082  1
8 Oklahoma State 2-0 1026  2
9 Ohio State 1-1 962  7
10 Florida State 0-1 926  1
11 LSU 2-0 920  1
12 Wisconsin 2-0 919  1
13 Georgia 2-0 830  2
14 Louisville 2-0 658  2
15 Miami 1-0 551  2
16 Virginia Tech 2-0 509  2
17 Auburn 1-1 488  4
18 Kansas State 2-0 487  1
19 Stanford 1-1 372  5
20 TCU 2-0 271 NR
21 South Florida 2-0 249  1
22 Washington State 2-0 244
23 Tennessee 2-0 219  2
24 Utah 2-0 182  1
25 Florida 0-1 134  1

Dropped from rankings: Notre Dame 25

Others receiving votes: West Virginia 74, Colorado 70, Oregon 68, UCLA 57, Mississippi State 37, South Carolina 27, Maryland 26, Notre Dame 24, San Diego State 19, Memphis 11, NC State 10, Minnesota 9, Houston 7, Navy 6, Vanderbilt 5, Iowa 4, Duke 3, Army 2, Michigan State 2, UCF 2, Kentucky 1, Boise State 1, Appalachian State 1

JD Coffey
JD Coffey joined on as a contributor for TheCardinalConnect.com in June of 2011. He’s a frequest on-air contributor for Cards Radio 790 WKRD. Follow JD on Twitter @JD_Coffey.
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