The University of Louisville’s 2020 football season will kick off a day earlier as the Cards have rescheduled their home opener to avoid a conflict with a much bigger event in the Bluegrass.
Louisville was originally scheduled to host NC State on Thursday, September 3, but that game has been moved to Wednesday, September 2. The news comes only days after the University of Kentucky announced its first home game has been moved to Thursday, September 3.
UofL says the move was made to avoid a conflict with Thursday’s Kentucky Derby festivities.
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