Allen, who owns Cardinals' single-game rushing record, will transfer

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Louisville running back Anthony Allen
will transfer after being granted a release from the program.

Allen set the school's single-game rushing record with 275 yards
against Middle Tennessee on Sept. 6.

Louisville spokesman Rocco Gasparro said Thursday that Big East
rules prohibit Allen from transferring to another school in the
league. Gasparro also said Louisville will not release Allen to any
school on its schedule in the next three years or to Arkansas.

Former Louisville coach Bobby Petrino is now the head coach at

Allen led the Cardinals in rushing last season with 696 yards.