When Kentucky and Louisville meet on the hardwood, the entire Bluegrass State stops to take notice. So as far as we’re concerned, you’re excused if this Wildcats hype video for the Wednesday night showdown between the Wildcats and Cardinals distracts you from an otherwise productive day.
Late Tuesday night, the Wildcats official UK Sports Video twitter account dropped an epic video to set the mood for the clash between John Calipari and Rick Pitino, which is scheduled to go down at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. Check it out:
— KYwildcatsTV (@KYwildcatsTV) December 21, 2016
Count former Kentucky player Karl-Anthony Towns as one of those hyped for the matchup. On Wednesday morning, he took to Twitter to talk a little good-natured smack to the Louisville contingency.
L's Down ??
— Karl-Anthony Towns (@KarlTowns) December 21, 2016
Kentucky has won the last four meetings between the teams, including a 75-73 nail-biter in 2015.