Following its final bye week of the season, Louisville dropped one spot to No. 20 in the latest BCS standings released on Sunday night. The Cardinals remained at No. 18 in this week’s USA Today coaches’ poll while moving up one position to No. 19 in the most recent Associated Press Top 25. Entering the 13th week of the season, Louisville is joined in the national rankings by BIG EAST Conference member Rutgers, which is No. 18 in the BCS, No. 19 in the coaches’ poll and No. 23 in the AP poll.
Up next, the Cardinals (9-1, 4-1 BIG EAST) will host Connecticut on Senior Day at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium on Saturday at noon ET. The game will be televised by the BIG EAST Network.