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Video: LSU Takes Down Kentucky With Controversial Buzzer-Beater

An overhead shot of Rupp Arena during a game.

LEXINGTON, KY - NOVEMBER 14: A general view of the Kentucky Wildcats game against the Grand Canyon Antelopes at Rupp Arena on November 14, 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

On Tuesday night the Kentucky Wildcats hosted the LSU Tigers in a huge SEC matchup with major implications. The Wildcats entered the game as an 8.5-point favorite, but the Tigers didn't go away.

After 20 minutes of play, Kentucky held an eight-point lead and looked to be on its way to the team's 11th-straight win. However, Will Wade's Tigers came roaring back in the second half and made it a game in the final minutes.

The Wildcats hit two clutch free throws to tie the game at 71 with just over five seconds left on the clock. LSU's Kavell Bigby-Williams tipped home an off-target shot to give the Tigers the win at the buzzer.

But was this a legal bucket? After a brief review by the officials, they determined it was a legal basket and LSU walked out with the win.

You be the judge.

The ball appears to still be in the cylinder at the time of the basket, but the officials determined otherwise.

It's a huge win for the Tigers, who move to 20-4 on the season with the win over John Calipari and company.

Meanwhile, the Wildcats slide to 20-4 on the year with the loss - its second within the SEC.