When you have a great game like the one between No. 11 Louisville and No. 7 Cincinnati there is one thing fans of the game--but not fans of either team can hope for--a down to the wire finish. Fans of either team probably would not mind a blow out, but for the rest of us you hope to see two top 15 teams play like their ranks would indicate.
And they did.
Louisville built decent leads during the first and second halves only to see them disappear. Down the stretch the Bearcats managed to pull out ahead of the Cardinals by one after Troy Caupain hit a pair of free throws.
But with time still on the clock Louisville was far from done: