Gallery: Cougars halt Cardinals’ flight in front of record crowd
November 18, 2016
A crowd of 42,822, a new TDECU Stadium record, witnessed the Cougars dominate the No. 3 team in the country. | Ajani Stewart/The Cougar
Senior quarterback Greg Ward Jr. threw two touchdowns in the rout of the Cardinals. | Ajani Stewart/The Cougar
Senior wide receiver Chance Allen caught four passes for 105 yards and a score on Thursday. | Ajani Stewart/The Cougar
Chaos ensued as the Cougars defeated the highest-ranked opponent at home in team history. | Ajani Stewart/The Cougar
The Senior Night win made Ward 6-0 against ranked opponents in his career. | Ajani Stewart/The Cougar
No one could have predicted the events that took place Thursday night as the unranked Cougars handed the No. 3 Louisville Cardinals a 36-10 defeat despite being 16-point underdogs.
Head coach Tom Herman improved to 6-0 against ranked opponents in his career with the victory. The Cougars are now the only team in the nation with two wins against top-five ranked opponents.
Above are some of the best images from the historic night.