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Wildcats win the Battle of the Bluegrass 73-66

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LEXINGTON, KY (WAVE) – One of the biggest rivalries in college basketball culminated with the Battle of the Bluegrass Saturday in Lexington.

The University of Kentucky Wildcats took on the defending national champs, University of Louisville Cardinals, at 4:00 in Rupp Arena.

Russ Smith and Chris Jones led the Cards in scoring, while the freshman Cats took charge for the win.

The game remained close throughout, but the Cats took home to victory 73-66.

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