UK Men's Basketball

Twitter reactions to Kentucky's defeat at Indiana

As the shock of No. 1 Kentucky's 73-72 loss at Indiana resonated throughout Big Blue Nation Saturday, the reaction began flying on Twitter. Here's a sampling:

Rex Chapman (@rexchapman):

You have to go through tough times and tough losses to build a steely-resolve. This game, as much as it sucks, will help us tremendously.

Perry Stevenson (@PSteve2122):

Nothing else to say.. Take the L and move on to the next one. Still gonna bleed blue fo evaaa.

Randall Cobb (@rcobb18):

What a game... Them IU boys shot lights out! Still early in the season though- we'll be fine. #WeareUK

Patrick Patterson (@pdpatt):

After that.. I dont wanna watch tv anymore.

Josh Hopkins (@MrJoshHopkins):

Gotta give it to Indiana. Big win for program. Fans were crazy. A week ago I thought drop the IU home and home. A rivalry renewed.

Winston Guy Jr. (@WinstonGuyJr21):

Damnnnnnnnn!!!!!! #BBN is #Hurt right now.

Antoine Walker (@WalkerAntoine8):

#bbn we will (be) better for this game ..

Cameron Mills (@CameronMillz):

Proud that we came back and made a game of it but we didn't deserve to win. Have to learn from this. A lot of growing up to do but we will.

Walter McCarty (@waltermccarty):

Way 2 fight Cats, pay off n April. Keep ur heads up, very proud of u @MikeGillie14 @uknum1 @DLamb20 @E_Vargas30 @E_Vargas30 @TerrenceJones1

Eric Bledsoe (@EBled24):


Jacob Tamme (@JacobTamme):

Great game by IU, what a finish.

Chip Cosby (@chipcosby):

Crazy day in hoops. Syracuse prob new No. 1. Will UofL be ranked ahead of UK?

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