NASHVILLE, Tenn. – It’s official, Louisville will face Mississippi State in the 22nd annual Music City Bowl, right here in Nashville.
The Cardinals are back in a bowl game for the ninth time in the last 10 seasons. Louisville Head coach Coach Scott Satterfield has been successful in his first season, leading his Cardinals to a 7-5 record in the regular season.
It’s the second time that Lousiville will play in the Music City Bowl, after the Cardinals beat Texas A&M 27-21 at the end of the 2015 season.
This will be the fifth time during Mississippi State’s bowl streak that it will have played an ACC opponent. The Bulldogs are 3-1 in those games.
The game will be played December 30th at 3 p.m. at Nissan Stadium and on ESPN.