1993 Louisville Cardinals football team

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1993 Louisville Cardinals football
Liberty Bowl champion
Conference Independent
1993 record 9–3
Head coach Howard Schnellenberger (9th year)
Offensive coordinator Gary Nord (5th as OC; 13th overall year)
Home stadium Cardinal Stadium
(Capacity: 36,103)
Seasons
← 1992
1994 →
1993 Division I-A independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Notre Dame         11 1 0
#24 Louisville         9 3 0
Cincinnati         8 3 0
Army         6 5 0
Memphis         6 5 0
Tulsa         4 6 1
Navy         4 7 0
Tulane         3 9 0
Southern Miss         2 8 1
East Carolina         2 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1993 Louisville Cardinals football team represented the University of Louisville in the 1993 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team played their home games in Cardinal Stadium and were Liberty Bowl champions.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 San Jose State* Cardinal StadiumLouisville, KY W 31–24   35,923
September 11 at Memphis State* Liberty BowlMemphis, TN W 54–28   32,573
September 18 No. 23 Arizona State* Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY W 35–17   39,639
September 25 Texas* No. 24 Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY PPV W 41–10   38,492
October 2 at Pittsburgh* No. 18 Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA W 29–7   28,528
October 9 at No. 24 West Virginia No. 17 Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV ABC L 34–36   57,578
October 16 Southern Miss* No. 23 Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY W 35–27   36,332
October 23 Navy* No. 20 Cardinal Stadium • Louisville, KY W 28–0   37,214
November 6 at No. 7 Tennessee* No. 13 Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN ABC L 10–45   94,826
November 13 at No. 11 Texas A&M* No. 20 Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX ESPN L 7–42   56,161
November 25 at Tulsa* No. 23 Skelly StadiumTulsa, OK W 28–0   24,576
December 28 vs. Michigan State* No. 25 Liberty BowlMemphis, TN (Liberty Bowl) ESPN W 18–7   21,097
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

Team players in the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Joe Johnson Defensive End 1 13 New Orleans Saints
Ray Buchanan Cornerback 3 65 Indianapolis Colts
Deral Boykin Safety 6 149 Los Angeles Rams

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