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1997 Louisville Cardinals football
ConferenceConference USA
1997 record1–10 (0–6 )
Head coachRon Cooper
Home stadiumCardinal Stadium
(Capacity: 37,500)
Seasons
← 1996
1998 →
1997 Conference USA football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#19 Southern Miss   6 0         9 3  
Tulane   5 1         7 4  
East Carolina   4 2         5 6  
Cincinnati   2 4         8 4  
Memphis   2 4         4 7  
Houston   2 4         3 8  
Louisville   0 6         1 10  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1997 Louisville Cardinals football team represented the University of Louisville in the 1997 college football season. The team played their home games in Cardinal Stadium, and were coached by Ron Cooper.

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 30* 1:30 PM at Kentucky Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY L 24–38   59,186
September 6* 2:00 PM Utah Cardinal StadiumLouisville, KY L 21–24   35,437
September 13* 3:30 PM Illinois Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY CBS W 26–14   36,824
September 20* 12:00 PM #2 Penn State Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY CBS L 21–57   39,826
September 27* 7:00 PM at Oklahoma Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK FSN L 14–35   74,993
October 18 7:00 PM at Southern Miss M. M. Roberts StadiumHattiesburg, MS L 24–42   23,028
October 11 2:00 PM Tulane Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY L 33–64   29,547
October 25 2:00 PM Houston Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY L 22–36   21,432
November 1 3:30 PM East Carolina Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY CBS L 10–13   12,850
November 8 3:30 PM at Cincinnati Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH L 9–28   21,346
November 15 2:00 PM at Memphis Liberty BowlMemphis, TN L 20–21   15,243
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.
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Team Players in the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Chris Redman Quarterback 3 75 Baltimore Ravens
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Awards and honorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "College Football Reference". CFB Reference. Archived from the original on September 25, 2009. http://www.webcitation.org/5k4DqoEph. Retrieved September 23, 2009.
  2. "2000 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Archived from the original on September 25, 2009. http://www.webcitation.org/5k4DrEM2Z. Retrieved September 23, 2009.
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