Kentucky Fans Celebrate Louisville Win by Trying to Burn Down a House

By Vico on March 29, 2014 at 11:14a

Kentucky basketball fans are nothing if not, well, a loudmouthed handful. Since Kentucky's basketball program is notoriously adverse to success, rarely enjoying elite status in the sport, a Sweet 16 win over the defending national champions was cause for celebration for the Midwest's 8-seed and, no doubt, the plucky Cinderella of this tournament.

That it just happened to be over Louisville, Kentucky's in-state rival, was a sufficient condition for trying to burn down a house. A vine of the call from Tim Burke follows. Burning couches was just not enough for the "Big Blue Nation".


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