GALLERY | Kentucky Wins 2016 Governor's Cup

11/28/2016 10:58 AM

The Kentucky Wildcats upset the #11 Louisville Cardinals on Saturday to win the 2016 Governor’s Cup.

UK kicker Austin MacGinnis made a 47-yard field goal with 12 seconds left to give the Wildcats a 41-38 victory.

It’s the first win for UK in the rivalry since the 2010 season.

Kentucky quarterback Stephen Johnson was named the game’s MVP, as he took home the Howard Schnellenberger Award.

Check out some of the best photos from the thrilling game here:

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

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