1998 Louisville Cardinals football
Motor City Bowl, L 29–48 vs. Marshall
ConferenceConference USA
1998 record7–5 (4–2 C-USA)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorBobby Petrino (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorChris Smeland (1st season)
Home stadiumPapa John's Cardinal Stadium
(Capacity: 42,000)
Seasons
← 1997
1999 →
1998 Conference USA football standings
Conf Overall
Team   W   L     W   L  
No. 7 Tulane $   6 0     12 0  
Southern Miss   5 1     7 5  
Louisville   4 2     7 5  
East Carolina   3 3     6 5  
Army   2 4     3 8  
Houston   2 4     3 8  
Memphis   1 5     2 9  
Cincinnati   1 5     2 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1998 Louisville Cardinals football team represented the University of Louisville in the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team was led by John L. Smith and played their home games in the newly completed Papa John's Cardinal Stadium. The team ended the season with a record of 7–5.

Schedule

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 53:00 pmKentucky*FSNL 34–6842,643
September 129:00 pmat Utah*WDRBL 22–4544,112
September 192:00 pmat Illinois*W 35–939,414
September 262:00 pmBoston College*
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 52–2838,231
October 32:00 pmCincinnati
W 62–1935,479
October 106:00 pmat Southern MissWDRBL 21–5622,043
October 173:30 pmat No. 24 TulaneFSNL 22–2826,217
October 242:00 pmMemphis
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 35–3239,247
October 312:00 pmWestern Kentucky
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 63–3432,649
November 142:00 pmat East CarolinaW 63–4526,258
November 212:00 pmArmy
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 35–2340,349
December 238:00 pmvs. Marshall*ESPNL 29–4832,206
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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Roster

References

  1. ^ "2019 Football Schedule".