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Knights Fall 42-35 Against Louisville - Game Recap

The Knights came up short against the Cardinals in Week 3 action on Friday, falling 42-35 at Cardinal Stadium.

The Cardinals were a +7.0-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 67.0.

Malik Cunningham rushed for 99 yards, while Jalen Mitchell added 74 yards in the win. Marshon Ford and Trevion Cooley added 100 and 57 receiving yards respectively.

Johnny Richardson rushed for 101 yards for UCF, while Trillion Coles added 51 yards. Dillon Gabriel threw for 188 yards for the Knights, while receivers Ryan O'Keefe and Jaylon Robinson had 74 and 47 yards respectively.

Louisville outgained UCF 501-420 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-22 by the Cardinals.

The time of possession battle favored Louisville as their offense was on the field for 32:27, longer than the 27:33 of their opponents.

Louisville heads into a Week 4 battle against Florida State. UCF, meanwhile, will have their next action against Navy.