Cards v. Bearcats Post Game Notes

Bobby Buchanan, along with Richard Raglin and Terrence Butler, recorded his first career start

  • Senior DE Elvis Dumervil recorded his eighth forced fumble of the season, which ties an NCAA record for forced fumbles in a season. He tied Dwight Freeney of Syracuse and Quintin Mickell of Boise State. It was the sixth game this season that Dumervil recorded a sack. With two and half on Saturday, Dumervil also broke the Big East and U of L records for sacks in a season with 19.
  • Sophomore quarterback Brian Brohm completed 21 of 26 pass attempts for 303 yards, the forth 300-yard performance of his career, which ties him with his brother and current QB coach Jeff Brohm for fifth-place in school history for career 300-yard games. His .808 completion percentage is tied for fifth best single-game effort ever at U of L.
  • Junior RB Michael Bush added three more touchdowns, the seventh straight game he has tallied two or more rushing touchdowns in a game. His 18 rushing scores are now third in school history. He has 31 career rushing touchdowns, good for second all-time in school history.
  • Bush rushed for 127 yards on 17 carries, the fourth time he rushed for 100 yards or more in a game this season and the seventh time in his career.
  • Freshman RB George Stripling produced the first 100-yard rushing effort of his career, gaining 117 yards on 15 carries.
  • Senior WR Joshua Tinch extended his streak for consecutive games with a reception to 23, the 23rd longest in the country.
  • Junior free safety Brandon Sharp's second quarter interception was his first of the season and second of his career.
  • Louisville has scored at least 17 points in first half in six of the seven games this season.
  • Senior WR Montrell Jones and sophomore tight end Gary Barnidge established new career-high for receptions.
  • Richard Raglin, Bobby Buchanan and Terrence Butler made their first collegiate starts. Raglin appeared in his first career game.

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