A game that will get us one step closer in deciding who will win a tight Big East Conference is when the Cincinnati Bearcats hit up Papa John's Cardinal Stadium to play the undefeated Louisville Cardinals.
Head coach Charlie Strong's team is currently ranked No. 16 in the latest BCS rankings and is looking for its eighth conference title, with hopes to return to a BCS bowl for the first time since 2006. Meanwhile, Cincinnati is coming off of a recent loss to Toledo, but still is very much in the Big East race, especially with a victory on Friday night.
With the college football regular season quickly coming to an end, the matchups are certainly heating up with so much on the line.
As we inch closer to big game in the Big East, here are a few players from both teams that you should know before kickoff.