After winning its BIG EAST Conference opener at Pittsburgh, unbeaten Louisville moved up two positions in both major national polls on Sunday rising to No. 14 in the USA Today coaches’ poll and to No. 16 in the Associated Press Top 25. Entering the eighth week of the season, the Cardinals are one of three BIG EAST teams in the national rankings joining Rutgers (No. 17 in USA Today/No. 19 in AP) and Cincinnati (No. 18 in USA Today/No. 21 in AP).
Up next, Louisville (6-0, 1-0) will host USF in a BIG EAST Conference matchup on Saturday at 3:30 p.m., ET at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. The game will be televised by ABC.