Through 3 Quarters
The Kentucky Wildcats are one quarter away from solidifying a big win for the program. After three quarters it’s looking more and more like their high-powered offense is just too much for the Louisville Cardinals as the Wildcats lead 38-7.
UK has been led by QB Will Levis, who so far has accumulated 149 passing yards in addition to rushing for four TDs and 113 yards. This nimble footwork stands out as the first time Levis has hit the 100-yard rushing mark this season.
U of L has been relying on TE Marshon Ford, who has caught five passes for 69 yards, and QB Malik Cunningham, who has accumulated 119 passing yards in addition to punching in one rushing touchdown.
This is the least points U of L has had yet this season going into the fourth quarter.
Kentucky @ Louisville
Current Records: Kentucky 8-3; Louisville 6-5
What to Know
The Louisville Cardinals will take on the Kentucky Wildcats at 7:30 p.m. ET Saturday at home. These two teams are sauntering into the matchup backed by comfortable wins in their prior games.
A well-balanced attack led the Cardinals over the Duke Blue Devils every single quarter on their way to victory last week. U of L took their contest on the road with ease, bagging a 62-22 victory over Duke. The game was pretty much decided by the half, when the score had already reached 35-9. QB Malik Cunningham had a dynamite game for U of L; he passed for five TDs and 302 yards on 25 attempts in addition to rushing for two TDs and 224 yards. One of the most memorable plays of the matchup was Cunningham’s 72-yard touchdown rush in the second quarter.
Meanwhile, UK ran circles around the New Mexico State Aggies last week, and the extra yardage (708 yards vs. 278 yards) paid off. UK steamrolled past New Mexico State 56-16 at…