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Kentucky Fans Are Taking Saturday's Loss Pretty Hard


Every NCAA Tournament loss stings.

When the loss marks the end of an attempt to go 40-0 and that team is Kentucky, well, the final defeat stings more than most.

Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison had to apologize after his choice remarks were caught on a hot mic. This fan, however, probably speaks for all of Big Blue Nation:

Other Kentucky fans were less constructive. As many as 29 people were arrested on State Street in Lexington, Ky., and at least three were taken to the hospital, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

That said, the celebration after a potential win Monday night might have been just as eventful.

Here was the scene on State Street on Saturday night and early Sunday morning:

And, finally, the obligatory Ashley Judd/Villanova piccolo girl meme: