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The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team was eliminated from the NCAA tournament Monday night.

The Wildcats fell to North Carolina 86-74 in a second round game in Albuquerque, New Mexico. UK finishes the season with a 25-9 record.

Louisville resumes play Tuesday in the tournament. The Cards take on Xavier at 7:00pm in Cincinnati.

The NCAA men’s tournament resumes Thursday.

Louisville’s Bellarmine University can advance to the Final Four of the men’s NCAA Division II tournament Wednesday with a victory over Midwestern State. Tipoff at Springfield, Massachusetts is noon Eastern time.

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