Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 9/18/13
Teddy Bridgewater and the rest of the Miami Northwestern High School alumni on the Louisville roster will go up against five of their former teammates this Saturday as the take on Florida International. One particular name that you may hear quite a bit during Saturday’s game is back-up quarterback E.J. Hilliard, who is expected to start in place of the injured Jake Medlock. During FIU’s loss to Bethune-Cookman last weekend, Medlock left the game with a concussion. Hilliard, a 6-foot-3, 185-pound, sophomore was Teddy Bridgewater’s back-up quarterback during their time at Miami Northwestern High School. He’s not the only player on the FIU roster that is very familiar with Bridgewater. The Panthers starting center, Donald Senat, was the center for Bridgewater’s sophomore and junior seasons in Miami. If you remember, during last year’s game against Louisville, Hilliard received his first snap as a college quarterback and played particularly well. He completed 9-of-10 passes for 82-yards and
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