The Louisville Cardinals were by no means a premiere college football program last century, playing in only seven bowl games during the 20th century. However, since the year 2000, the Louisville Cardinals have enjoyed consistent success, playing in more than ten bowl games.
Louisville played in two BCS games and won both of them. The first was the 2006 Orange Bowl in which the Louisville Cardinals defeated the Wake Forest Demon Deacons by a score of 24-13 to finish the season ranked no. 6, tied for their all-time highest ranking. The second BCS was the 2012 Sugar Bowl in which the Cardinals stunned the highly favored Florida Gators by a score of 33-23.
Louisville has a strong regional following and Cardinals Nation is known for traveling extremely well to bowl games. Wherever Louisville plays their bowl game, there will always fans wearing the Cardinals red to cheer their team on. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Louisville Cardinals Bowl Game tickets.
Louisville Cardinals Recent Bowl Game History
Louisville has done well in recent years, making four consecutive bowl games. Their biggest win came in the 2012 Sugar Bowl when the no. 21 Louisville Cardinals upset the no. 3 Florida Gators by a score of 33-23. Average ticket price for that game was $129. Louisville also had success in the 2013 Russell Athletic Bowl when they beat Miami (Fla.) by a score of 36-9. The average ticket price for that game was $90.