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College basketball in the bluegrass left some fans happy, some sad

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – College basketball is heating up in the bluegrass!

The Louisville Cardinals took on Western Kentucky at noon on Saturday. Russ Smith helped lead the Cards to victory with a double-double. Louisville knocked off Western 79-63.

Around 5:00, the #11 Wildcats took on the #18 North Carolina Tar heels in Chapel Hill. It was a tough matchup that left fans on the edge of their seats. Aaron Harrison led the Cats with 20 points, but it wasn't enough to secure the win. North Carolina takes the win 82-77.

The Cards will take on Missouri at 9:00 on Tuesday in Louisville.

The Cats take on the Belmont Bruins in Lexington on Saturday December 21.

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