October 26, 2012; Louisville, KY USA; Louisville Cardinals running back Jeremy Wright (28) celebrates with wide receiver DeVante Parker (9) after scoring a touchdown against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the first half of play at Papa John

Cardinals Vault To 10th In Coaches Poll, 12th In AP Poll


 

The good news just keeps on coming. Charlie Strong’s club has surged in the polls yet again. This time they find themselves in the top 10.

The Cardinals will come in next week ranked as the 10th best team in the nation. The Cards also rose to number 12 in the AP poll.

As we’ve dreamed, the Cards magical season continues on. Notre Dame, Kansas State, Alabama, Oregon, along with Louisville, are the only teams that are undefeated thus far.

Charlie Strong and his football team had a narrow 3-point victory against the Cincinnati Bearcats in overtime on Friday.

The Cardinal football team will take on the Temple Owls for their game this week.

Here is both of the polls:

AP TOP 25

Rank Team Record Votes Previous
1 Alabama (60) 8-0 1,500 1
2 Oregon 8-0 1,412 2
3 Kansas State 8-0 1,382 4
4 Notre Dame 8-0 1,344 5
5 LSU 7-1 1,216 6
6 Ohio State 9-0 1,158 9
7 Georgia 7-1 1,145 12
8 Florida 7-1 1,075 3
9 Florida State 8-1 1,046 11
10 Clemson 7-1 914 14
11 South Carolina 7-2 823 17
12

Louisville

8-0 817 16
13 Oregon State 6-1 762 7
14 Oklahoma 5-2 758 8
15 Stanford 6-2 627 19
16 Texas A&M 6-2 580 22
17 Mississippi State 7-1 559 13
18 USC 6-2 418 10
19 Boise State 7-1 406 21
20 Texas Tech 6-2 388 15
21 Nebraska 6-2 249 NR
22 Louisiana Tech 7-1 209 24
23 West Virginia 5-2 126 25
24 Arizona 5-3 106 NR
25 UCLA 6-2 103 NR

Others Receiving Votes: Toledo 88, Rutgers 74, Oklahoma State 72, Texas 55, Kent State 33, Tulsa 17, Northern Illinois 12, Washington 8, Northwestern 7, Wisconsin 4, Ohio4, Michigan 2, Louisiana-Monroe 1

 

COACHES POLL

Rank Team Record Votes Previous
1 Alabama (59) 8-0 1,475 1
2 Oregon 8-0 1,391 2
3 Kansas State 8-0 1,366 4
4 Notre Dame 8-0 1,307 5
5 LSU 7-1 1,225 6
6 Georgia 7-1 1,149 11
7 Florida State 8-1 1,121 10
8 Florida 7-1 1,024 3
9 Clemson 7-1 976 13
10

Louisville

8-0 888 14
11 South Carolina 7-2 838 16
12 Oklahoma 5-2 758 7
13 Oregon State 6-1 684 9
14 Boise State 7-1 634 18
15 Stanford 6-2 626 19
16 Texas A&M 6-2 592 21
17 USC 6-2 583 8
18 Mississippi State 7-1 569 12
19 West Virginia 5-2 326 22
20 Texas Tech 6-2 284 17
21 Nebraska 6-2 283 NR
22 Texas 6-2 200 24
23 Louisiana Tech 7-1 191 NR
24 Oklahoma State 5-2 166 NR
25 Rutgers 7-1 151 15
Others Receiving Votes: Northwestern77, UCLA61, Toledo59, Northern Illinois39, Kent State26, Tulsa19, Wisconsin15, Arizona14, Michigan11, Louisiana-Monroe10, Ohio9, Cincinnati8, Iowa State6, Utah State4, Western Kentucky4, Mississippi3, Arizona State2, Michigan State1

 

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