The University of Louisville football team has enjoyed a successful season with a 9-3 record and an upcoming appearance in the 2014 Belk Bowl.
Off the field, the Cardinals will recognize a bigger achievement when 16 players earn their degrees in the fall graduation ceremony at the KFC Yum! Center on Thursday.
A total of 15 different teams will be recognized at the ceremony with football leading the way, boasting those 16 graduates.
Dominique Brown, Jamon Brown, Bryant Dubose, Aaron Epps, Terrell Floyd, Charles Gaines Andrew Johnson, Ryan Johnson, Lorenzo Mauldin, John Miller, Deiontrez Mount, Brett Nelson, DeVante Parker, Jordon Paschal (injured), Eli Rogers, Michael Romano (injured).
Proud of these guys! pic.twitter.com/0eXtM4lNUe— Bobby Petrino (@CoachPetrinoUL) December 18, 2014
Gaines is the lone graduating player who has eligibility left for next season.
The senior class has been one of the most successful teams in school history with a 39-12 record and will be making its fourth-straight postseason appearance when the Cardinals face Georgia on Dec. 30 in the Belk Bowl.