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LOUISVILLE, Ky (WDRB) --It was mainly Cardinal fans inside Champions in downtown Louisville Saturday.
"We all just come together. It's just one big party," said Amber Fields.
But WDRB managed to find one brave UK fan in a sea of red.
"I'm extremely outnumbered in here," said Jennifer Cunningham.
But for Cunningham, that isn't necessarily a bad thing.
"All of the U of L fans have been buying me drinks so that's nice," Cunningham said," They feel sorry for me and that's why."
That might be because she's used to this rivalry. She's married to a U of L fan.
"We love each other but this, today, is like a love hate relationship," she added.
Fans on both sides say they look forward to the Governor's Cup every year and not just for the bragging rights.
"It brings everybody together. You know, we have our differences but like you were talking to the UK fan previously, we've both been over here talking to each other and why we're so passionate about football," said Amber Fields, a U of L fan.
So it's more about the atmosphere, the game day spirit and some trash talking, but for Fields, 27 to 13 is still a little too close for comfort.
"I was hoping for a little higher score but you know, I know when it becomes a rivalry game, everyone brings their best foot forward so you knew it's gonna be close," she said.
"I kind of knew ahead of time that UK was gonna have a hard time but I was hoping that they might pull a win out," added Cunningham.
Fields is a graduate of U of L and says she continues to follow the football program.
"With a quarterback like Teddy Bridgewater, you have no choice but to follow," she told WDRB.
Cunningham says she'll just have to keep her hopes up for the rest of the year.
"I'm hoping for good things the rest of the season. They have a good team but it's young so I'm hoping they get some experience and next year we'll be better."
Louisville returns home next week to play Florida International at noon.