The Cardinals topped the Wildcats tonight.
Louisville has beaten Kentucky for the first time since 2012. The No. 10 Cardinals defeated the No. 6 Wildcats, 73-70, at KFC Yum! Arena in Louisville tonight.
The game came down to the final seconds, with UK star Malik Monk just missing a game-tying 3.
Rick Pitino looked pretty relieved as the final seconds ticked off.
Check out the EXHALE on Pitino. Louisville ends Kentucky's four-game streak in the series. pic.twitter.com/KrKBQWNj7t
— Matt Norlander (@MattNorlander) December 22, 2016
This is the first win for Louisville in the rivalry since the 2012-13 season, when the Cardinals topped the Wildcats, 80-77, in late December.
Louisville improved to 11-1 with the win, while Kentucky dropped to 10-2.