In Final Four Results Emotions Run High: Wisconsin Fans In State Of Euphoria As Kentucky Fans Riot In Frustration
Badgers beat unbeaten Kentucky and the state of Wisconsin erupts But in Kentucky there was a different story as frustrated fan took to the streets to burn everything they could in protest of getting so close to going in the history books as the first team in 40 years to go a whole season undefeated.
Wherever they were in the moments after UW’s monumental win, Badger fans fell into a state of euphoria. In Indianapolis Badger fans flooded the lobby of the hotel the team was staying in to celebrate. Meanwhile back in Kentucky at least three were injured and 30 arrested as fans did not take too well to being upset by the Badgers as angry fans chanted “F**k the police” and rioted on the street of Kentucky.
Another arrest has been made here on State Street after this man started fighting with police. pic.twitter.com/dCtXRtN7EP
— Paris Lewbel (@PLewbel) April 5, 2015
Why the Heck did Kentucky fans riot?! They have like 5,000 national championships get a damn grip try being a chicago cubs fan.
— Phins4Life (@PhinsDiehard) April 5, 2015
— Michelle (@SHELBERT) April 5, 2015
University of Kentucky fans riot after losing 'final four' game. OK? Black folk riot after people lose their lives to state action. Bad?
— PrestonMitchum (@PrestonMitchum) April 5, 2015
Last night's riot by Kentucky fans, proves one more time there are two seperate, and unequal types of law enforcement. #DISGUSTING
— Greg Rector (@CowboysFan46yrs) April 5, 2015
Wisconsin will take on Duke, who beat Michigan State for the national championship on Monday.