Upset victory brings national attention to UE


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – After the University of Evansville Purple Aces beat the #1 ranked University of Kentucky men’s basketball team on Tuesday night in Lexington, social media is buzzing about the upset victory.

The official Twitter account for UE Athletics posted a tongue-in-cheek “Bandwagon Application” for potential new Aces fans.

The upset was so big, it’s making national news.

The University of Evansville Alumni Association said a pep rally is planned on Wednesday at noon in the Ridgway University Center.

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(This story was originally published on November 12, 2019)

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