BBN was in full support of the Wildcats after their loss on Monday and into the early morning hours on Tuesday. Below are a collection of tweets of support.
Just a reminder, the team will still have its season celebration Tuesday afternoon after landing back in Lexington. Tickets are free. You can read the full details here.
There's still so much to be proud of even after a tough loss tonight. #BBN, I hope you'll join me in thanking this team for an amazing ride. -- Mitch Barnhart (@UKMitchBarnhart) April 8, 2014
Despite the loss.. Extremely proud of those men. Battled scrutiny & criticism all year long. Believed in themselves & made it this far. #BBN -- Patrick Patterson (@pdpatt) April 8, 2014
Remarkable run for the Cats. We have a great deal of love & pride for this @KentuckyMBB team. They represented the #BBN well. #WeAreUK -- Eli Capilouto (@UKYpres) April 8, 2014
Great season to my KY boys! Keep ya heads up!!#BBN -- Jodie Meeks (@Jmeeks20) April 8, 2014
Great run for the Cats. Incredible run, really. One more crazy comeback was too much to ask. Fun ride. #BBN -- Jacob Tamme (@JacobTamme) April 8, 2014
Great Season By them Kentucky Wildcats! #BleedBlue -- Mike Kidd-Gilchrist (@MKG14) April 8, 2014
It was a great run by Cats. Big Blue Nation should be proud. -- Dick Vitale (@DickieV) April 8, 2014
Congrats to the Huskies, they deserve it. Thank u to The Cats for one of best rides we've ever had. Unbelievable games. Very proud #BBN -- Josh Hopkins (@MrJoshHopkins) April 8, 2014
Still proud. #BBN #BBN4Life #WeAreUK #UKforever -- Jamal Mashburn (@jamalmashburn) April 8, 2014
Wow, #UConn big congrats. You guys slice & dice! Well done. Very proud of my 'Cats, such a unique & special season. Thank you. @KentuckyMBB -- ashley judd (@AshleyJudd) April 8, 2014
Another outstanding coaching job by Coach Calipari to take a group of freshmen to the championship game, even in defeat. -- Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 8, 2014
I know BBN is disappointed but we should be proud of this freshmen class. They grew up right in front of us. #WeAreUK-- Tony Delk (@tldelk00) April 8, 2014
I'm still proud of my Cats. They matured at the end of the season and played unbelievably. Go Big Blue!!! It was a fun ride. #BBN-- Nazr Mohammed (@NazrMohammed) April 8, 2014