LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Louisville football team enters the polls in the top 20 after Saturday’s win over Western Kentucky.
The Cardinals moved into the top 20 of both polls, ranking No. 16 in Amway Coaches Poll and No. 18 in the Associated Press Poll released on Sunday.
Louisville moves into the polls for the first time since Oct. 1, 2017 before it dropped a 39-25 decision to NC State.
The Cardinals face No. 18 Miami on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. on ABC. It will mark the first match-up of top 20 opponents at Cardinal Stadium since 2017 when No. 3 Clemson defeated No. 14 Louisville 47-21.
ESPN’s College Game Day will also make its third appearance in Louisville on Saturday morning. The iconic program will air from 9 a.m. to noon at Cardinal Stadium.
7. Notre Dame
10. Texas A&M
11. Oklahoma State
12. North Carolina
20. Virginia Tech
24. Appalachian State