U of L (1-1) at UK (2-0)
When: 7 p.m. Saturday
Where: Commonwealth Stadium
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Radio: WLAP-AM 630; WBUL-FM 98.1
Series: Kentucky leads 14-9
Last meeting: Kentucky won 23-16 on Sept. 4, 2010, in Louisville.
Location: Louisville, Ky.
Colors: Red and Black
Conference: Big East
Web site: uoflsports.com
History: Louisville is playing its 93rd season of football, beginning in 1912, with an all-time record of 449-433-14 (.502). The Cardinals are 8-7 all-time in bowl games, most recently beating Southern Mississippi 31-28 in the 2010 Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl.
2010 record: 7-6 overall, 3-4 Big East (sixth place)
Coach: Charlie Strong (8-7 in second season at Louisville; 8-7 career record)
Top players: Junior QB Will Stein; Senior RB Victor Anderson; Senior WR Josh Bellamy; Freshman WR DeVante Parker; Senior TE Josh Chichester; Sophomore LB Preston Brown; Senior LB Dexter Heyman.
Fun fact: Louisville has three players who already have earned their degrees. OT Ryan Kessling and TE Josh Chichester have degrees in justice administration, RB Victor Anderson in communications.
Notable alumni: Journalist Howard Fineman, novelist Sue Grafton, ESPN analyst Tom Jackson, senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell, former Kentucky governor Louie B. Nunn.
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