2003 Louisville Cardinals football
GMAC Bowl, L 28–49 vs. Miami (OH)
ConferenceConference USA
2003 record9–4 (5–3 C-USA)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorPaul Petrino (1st season)
Offensive schemeMultiple
Defensive coordinatorMike Gillhamer (1st season)
Base defense4–3
Home stadiumPapa John's Cardinal Stadium
(Capacity: 42,000)
Seasons
← 2002
2004 →
2003 Conference USA football standings
Conf Overall
Team   W   L     W   L  
Southern Miss $   8 0     9 4  
No. 24 TCU   7 1     11 2  
Memphis   5 3     9 4  
Louisville   5 3     9 4  
South Florida   5 3     7 4  
Houston   4 4     7 6  
UAB   4 4     5 7  
Tulane   3 5     5 7  
Cincinnati   2 6     5 7  
East Carolina   1 7     1 11  
Army   0 8     0 13  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2003 Louisville Cardinals football team represented the University of Louisville in the 2003 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team, led by Bobby Petrino in his first year at the school, played their home games in Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.

Schedule

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 316:30 pmat Kentucky*ESPN2W 40–2470,467
September 131:30 pmat Syracuse*WDRBW 30–2038,550
September 203:00 pmUTEP*W 42–1440,205
September 273:00 pmTemple*
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 21–1238,489
October 47:00 pmat USFESPN+L 28–31 2OT36,044
October 113:00 pmArmy
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 34–1040,432
October 178:00 pmTulane
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
ESPNW 47–2838,119
October 252:00 pmat East CarolinaWDRBW 36–2033,420
November 57:30 pmat No. 13 TCUESPN2L 28–3133,681
November 153:00 pmMemphis
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
L 7–3730,114
November 223:15 pmHouston
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 66–4533,268
November 2811:00 amat CincinnatiESPN2W 43–4011,993
December 187:30 pmvs. No. 14 Miami (OH)*ESPN2L 28–4940,620
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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References

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-10-17. Retrieved 2012-10-01.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)