Twitter reaction from #BBN and beyond

Herald-Leader Staff ReportMarch 29, 2014 

Fans watched the first half of the Kentucky vs Louisville men's NCAA sweet sixteen game at the Tin Roof on Limestone St. in Lexington, Ky., on March 28, 2014. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff

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Reaction from around Twitter to Kentucky's NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 victory over Louisville on Friday night.

LeBron James (@KingJames) -- Congrats to @UKCoachCalipari and them boys at UK on tonight's huge win! #BBN #Elite8 #StriveForGreatness

Ashley Judd (@AshleyJudd) -- That's was one fantastic ball game. Down by 7 with 4 to go: had only led at 2-0. No WCS & Young out? Absolutely great! #bbn @marchmadness

Nerlens Noel (@NerlensNoel3) -- Coach Cal had them boys ballin' today, amazing to see how far they've come this season!! #SweetSixteen

Enes Kanter (@Enes_Kanter) -- WOW!!! Congrats Kentucky. What a game... Elite 8 !!!!!

DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) -- Just touched down in Dallas and got some good news!!! Yeeeessssir!!! #BBN #WeAreUK

Randall Cobb (@rcobb18) -- IDK how those boys just pulled that off but WOW!!! #WeAreUK #BBN

Mark Krebs Jr. (@MarkKrebsJr) -- This UK team was so young and talented, there was no precedent for when a team like this should come together. Unbelievable game. Go Cats!

TreyLyles (TreyMambaLyles) -- ELITE EIGHT BABY!!!

Tyler Ulis (@tulis3) -- Good win tonight #BBN

Charles Matthews (CMATT_4) -- Ayeeeeee!!!!! I told y'all we got this!!! #BBN #WeAreUK I'm so turnt!!!

Karl Towns Jr. (KATis32) -- It's sweet to become Elite #elite8bound

Devin Booker (@DevinBook) -- BBN STAND UP

Erik Daniels (@danielserik) -- Give me my money! Always bet on blue! $$$ #BBN #BeatLouisville #LouisvilleDoesntExist

Rex Chapman (@rexchapman) -- Need to say CONGRATS on a GR8 year to all 'Cards faithful out there. I picked UK to win today (barely) & NOT a nasty word was said. #Classy

Jared Lorenzen (@JaredLorenzen22) -- OMG u kidding me?!? Elite 8 here we come!! #BBN #iamthetweak

Darius Miller (@uknum1) -- Survive and Advance!!!! Get em up outta here!!!

John Wall (@John_Wall) -- Big win Big Blue !!

Josh Hutcherson (@jhutch1992) -- GO CATSSSSS!!!!

Josh Hopkins (@MrJoshHopkins) -- I love you! #BBN

Danny Trevathan (@Grindin_59) --Like I said! #UK #BBN

Michael Waltrip (@mw55) -- I'd say #InstantClassic @UKAthletics #BBN Congrats @UKCoachCalipari Great game #CardsVsCats Congrats Cards @AllWaltrip

Matt Jones (@KySportsRadio) -- If there are two more mentality tough kids than the Harrison twins I wanna see them. Yes, STONE COLD KILLERS

Tim Couch (@timcouchtv) -- What a game! Go Big Blue!! #bbn

Laura Bell Bundy (@LauraBellBundy) -- IM DYING!!!! WE DID IT!!!!!!! #bbn

Terrence Jones (@TerrenceJones1) -- Yessir!!!!!!!!!bbn!!! We still in it!!

Doron Lamb (@DLamb20) -- Thanks UK

Steve Beshear (@GovSteveBeshear) -- Great game tonight #UK & #UofL, congrats #CATS on the win! Looking forward to Sunday’s Elite 8 game. #BeatMichigan #BBN

Dick Vitale (@DickieV) -- Cats show guts - heart & Pride in battling back to beat Cards! Let the party begin in Lexington

Patrick Patterson (@pdpatt) -- Got to love all the analyst like @DickieV who picked 'ville to beat our wildcats.. Think they ready to jump on the bandwagon yet? #haha #bbn

Tee Martin (@teemartin17) -- @UKCoachCalipari Great win!! @UKCoachO

Eli Capilouto (UKypres) -- Congrats @KentuckyMBB on an incredible win. We keep marching. Celebrate responsibly, Lexington. #WeAreUK #RespectTheRivalry

Mitch Barnhart (@UKMitchBarnhart) -- How much fun was that? These @KentuckyMBB Cats keep making us proud. Please be safe out there celebrating, #BBN.

Jacob Tamme (@JacobTamme) -- Wichita St 35-0. UofL 68 in a row leading at half + Pitino undefeated in Sweet 16 history. That's 2 great wins for #BBN

Kelenna Azubuike (@KAzubuike7) -- Yea Kentucky! Wow that was a tough win. The Kentucky boys just never got rattled! Big time #BBN

Craig Naivar (@Coach_Naivar) -- Those three "young" Texans keep finding a way to produce and keep advancing, damn proud of them. #BBN is en fuego tonight #Elite 8

Ramel Bradley (@dreamsmooth) -- Elite 8 #Bbn

Matt Elam (@FballisLife69) -- #BBN The Same Thing Is Going To Happen Freshman Can Turn Things Around Man Im Excited For UK Football

T.G. Shuck (@TGweather) -- Luckily I didn't scream and wake up a sleeping car full of folks on the @Amtrak midnight train to D.C. YES SIR!!!! Go Big Blue! #BBN

Cameron Mills (@CameronMillz) -- My neighbors are setting of fireworks. #BBN #GoCats

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