Louisville smashes Army upset Hopes, 52-21

The Army Black Knights showed signs of improvement but fell to the Louisville Cardinals 52-21 in Bobby Ross' debut as head coach at Army. Here is statistical information and photos of the game.

                      
       Box Score (Final)
 Louisville Cardinals vs ARMY BLACK KNIGHTS (Sep 11, 2004 at WEST POINT, N.Y.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Louisville Cardinals  7 17 14 14  - 52       Record: (2-0,1-0)
ARMY BLACK KNIGHTS..  0  7  7  7  - 21       Record: (0-1,0-1)



Scoring Summary:
1st 13:17 LOU - Gates, Lionel 2 yd run (CARMODY, Art kick), 5-75 1:43, LOU 7 - ARMY 0
2nd 13:27 LOU - CARMODY, Art 28 yd field goal, 4-2 1:25, LOU 10 - ARMY 0
    07:39 LOU - Bush, Michael 12 yd run (CARMODY, Art kick), 9-56 3:33, LOU 17 - ARMY 0
    03:25 LOU - QUARTERMAN, K. 1 yd run (CARMODY, Art kick), 6-70 1:44, LOU 24 - ARMY 0
    01:10 ARMY - JONES, Carlton 18 yd run (MILLER, Austin kick), 5-73 2:15, LOU 24 - ARMY 7
3rd 09:34 LOU - Bush, Michael 12 yd run (CARMODY, Art kick), 7-48 3:08, LOU 31 - ARMY 7
    07:27 ARMY - BROWN, Bruce 60 yd pass from NEVELS, Reggie (MILLER, Austin kick), 6-80 2:07, LOU 31 - ARMY 14
    01:50 LOU - Smith, Kolby 4 yd pass from LeFors, Stefan (CARMODY, Art kick), 12-80 5:37, LOU 38 - ARMY 14
4th 12:37 LOU - Brohm, Brian 1 yd run (CARMODY, Art kick), 5-34 2:02, LOU 45 - ARMY 14
    02:27 LOU - BRADSHAW, R. 21 yd run (CARMODY, Art kick), 11-70 5:13, LOU 52 - ARMY 14
    01:11 ARMY - ULEKOWSKI, Jare 2 yd pass from SILVA, Matt (MILLER, Austin kick), 7-81 1:16, LOU 52 - ARMY 21



                                    LOU     ARMY
FIRST DOWNS...................       34       16
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   54-230   27-133
PASSING YDS (NET).............      342      217
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  34-26-0  32-17-0
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   88-572   59-350
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............     6-42      0-0
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     2-37    9-142
Interception Returns-Yards....      0-0      0-0
Punts (Number-Avg)............   2-37.0   9-31.6
Fumbles-Lost..................      4-1      1-1
Penalties-Yards...............     4-39    10-79
Possession Time...............    36:30    23:30
Third-Down Conversions........ 11 of 15  3 of 14
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   0 of 1   0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      8-8      2-2
Sacks By: Number-Yards........      1-0     3-10

RUSHING: Louisville Cardinals-BUSH, Michael 13-57; Shelton, Eric
6-42; BRADSHAW, R. 5-36; LeFors, Stefan 5-31; Smith, Kolby 6-29; GATES,
Lionel 11-18; Brohm, Brian 5-18; QUARTERMAN, K. 1-1; TEAM 2-minus 2. ARMY
BLACK KNIGHTS-JONES, Carlton 13-93; GULSBY, Seth 5-15; ROBINSON, Tielo 5-13;
NEVELS, Reggie 4-12.

PASSING: Louisville Cardinals-LeFORS, Stefan 18-24-0-270; BROHM,
Brian 8-10-0-72. ARMY BLACK KNIGHTS-NEVELS, Reggie 9-19-0-126; SILVA, Matt
8-13-0-91.

RECEIVING: Louisville Cardinals-CLARK, B. 6-122; Russell, J.R. 6-65;
McCauley, Adam 4-66; Tinch, Joshua 2-34; Jones, Montrell 2-16; Smith, Kolby
2-10; Jones, Tiger 1-17; Douglas, Harry 1-6; GIACOMINI, B. 1-3; SHELTON,
Eric 1-3. ARMY BLACK KNIGHTS-JONES, Carlton 5-11; BROWN, Bruce 4-90;
ULEKOWSKI, Jare 4-33; ANDERSON, Corey 1-24; HILL, Walter 1-23; ALEXANDER,
Aaro 1-22; ROBINSON, Tielo 1-14.

INTERCEPTIONS: Louisville Cardinals-None. ARMY BLACK KNIGHTS-None.

FUMBLES: Louisville Cardinals-BUSH, Michael 2-0; Jones, Montrell 1-1;
McCauley, Adam 1-0. ARMY BLACK KNIGHTS-NEVELS, Reggie 1-1.

Stadium: MICHIE STADIUM        Attendance: 28130
Kickoff time: 1:06 PM   End of Game: 4:21 PM   Total elapsed time: 3:15
Officials: Referee: EDWARD KIERCE; Umpire: NELS STRICKLAND;
Linesman: BRITT CHOATE; Line judge: WAYNE WINKLER; Back judge: RODNEY SHOWS;
Field judge: TONY LOMBARDO; Side judge: JAMES DeBELL; Scorer: JAMES ZUHLKE;
Temperature: 68        Wind: 7 MPH SE  Weather: MOSTLY CLOUDY


Army quarterback Reggie Nevels (5) runs for a 6-yard gain against Louisville in West Point, N.Y., on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004. Louisville won 52-21. (AP Photo/Jim McKnight)


New Army coach Bobby Ross yells at his team during the second quarter against Louisville at the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004. Louisville won 52-21. (AP Photo/Jim McKnight)


Louisville quarterback Stefan LeFors (16) has time as he is protected by Louisville's Will Rabatin (70) during their game against Army at the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004. (AP Photo/Jim McKnight)


Army's Carlton Jones (30) rushes for an 18-yard touchdown against Louisville in the second quarter at the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004. In the background is Louisville defensive end Marcus Jones (56). (AP Photo/Jim McKnight)


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