The University of Louisville football team lost 38-35 on Friday night to Central Florida.
On Sunday, the Cardinals dropped 10 spots in both of the major polls.
Louisville (6-1) is now ranked No. 16 in the USA Today Coaches poll and No. 18 in the Associated Press poll. The Cardinals were No. 6 in the coaches and No. 8 in the writers poll.
U of L is also No. 26 in the Sagarin ratings. The BCS standings are released on Sunday night.
The Cardinals will now play at South Florida on Saturday at noon in a game that will be televised on ESPN2.