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The University of Louisville men’s basketball team fell to Connecticut 69-66 in the Big East Tournament title game Saturday night in New York City.

The win gives Connecticut an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament next week.    U of L is expected to receive an at-large bid when the pairings are announced Sunday evening.

The Kentucky Wildcats will play Florida Sunday for the Southeastern Conference Tournament title.   Tipoff is 1:00pm in Atlanta.

Rick Howlett is host of WFPL's weekly talk show, "In Conversation."