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Christian Watford’s three-pointer at the buzzer gave unranked Indiana a 73-72 upset victory over the top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats today in Bloomington.

The Hoosiers led by as many as ten points in the second half. UK came back to reclaim the lead and was ahead by two points when Indiana got the ball with about five seconds left in the game.

Indiana, which has been rebuilding under new coach Tom Crean, improves to 9-0. The Wildcats are 8-1 and will relinquish their number one ranking next week.

In other action U of L beat Fairleigh Dickinson 80-58 at the KFC Yum Center. The Cards are now 9-0 on the season.

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