College Football: U of L 27, USF 25; UK Falls to Georgia 29-24

In college football, the Louisville Cardinals came from behind late in the game to edge South Florida 27-25 Saturday at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.

U of L led 14-3 at halftime, but the Bulls came back to claim a 25-21 lead with just over three minutes to play in the fourth quarter.

The Cards retook the lead with a Teddy Bridgewater touchdown pass to Eli Rogers and South Florida was unable to score on its final possession.

U of L improves to 7-0 overall and 2-0 in the Big East Conference. The Cards will host Cincinnati Friday night.

In Lexington, the Kentucky Wildcats came out strong against Georgia but fell to the 11th ranked Bulldogs 29-24. UK drops to 1-7 overall and is winless in five Southeastern Conference games.

Indiana lost its fifth straight game, falling 31-30 at Navy. The 2-5 Hoosiers visit Illinois next Saturday.

Rick Howlett

Rick Howlett is WFPL's Broadcast Managing Editor and also produces feature and general assignment radio stories.

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