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The Governor’s Cup will remain in Louisville for another year.

The Louisville Cards defeated the Kentucky Wildcats 32-14 today as the programs renewed their rivalry for the 25th time.

It was Louisville’s second straight victory over Kentucky but the first at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium since 2006.

U of L running back Jeremy Wright ran for three touchdowns and sophomore quarterback Teddy Bridgewater passed for 232 yards.

Senorise Perry added a 47 yard touchdown run for the Cards, and John Wallace kicked a 22 yard field goal.

Kentucky’s scoring came on two Maxwell Smith touchdown passes.

The Cards host Missouri State next Saturday; the Wildcats play Kent State next Saturday night in Lexington.

Rick Howlett is host of WFPL's weekly talk show, "In Conversation."