Louisville downs Duke 71-64 on Saturday afternoon; KFC Yum Center rocking as the Cardinals get win No. 21

The University of Louisville men's basketball team picked up win No. 21 on Saturday afternoon, rallying from 13 down to beat Duke 71-64 in a wild KFC Yum Center atmosphere. Here are a few videos from the locker room:

It was a wild scene inside the KFC Yum Center.

With a crowd of 22,785 on its feet for much of the second half, the Louisville men's basketball team gave them a treat. The Cardinals rallied from 13 points down in the second half to beat Duke 71-64.

"Our players needed a game like this and our fans needed a game like this," U of L coach Rick Pitino said.

Damion Lee scored 24 points, including three 3-pointers during Louisville's furious second-half rally, to lead the Cardinals. He hadn't hit a three-pointer in the two games against Duke until the second-half run.

Freshman Deng Adel chipped in 12 points and five rebounds, while Chinanu Onuaku had 10 points, 11 rebounds and three assists.

Louisville trailed 44-31 with 17:10 remaining before an 8-0 run that was keyed by two three's from Lee and a slam from Jaylen Johnson, who added six points and three rebounds.

The Cardinals are now 21-6 and 10-4 in ACC play and one game behind North Carolina for the league lead.


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