Why Are So Many Sports Fans So Stupid?
Burning couches and flipped cars after the University of Kentucky beat the University of Louisville in a basketball game resulted in 150 officers being deployed in the streets of Louisville.
[Lexington police spokeswoman Sherelle]Roberts subsequently told The Lexington Herald-Leader that by 1 a.m. there had been at least 13 arrests, including several people suspected of arson. The newspaper also reported ( http://bit.ly/Hbecx7 ) police had to dodge flying beer bottles while taking fire extinguishers to put out dozens of fires involving sofas, trash and other debris set ablaze in the streets. There were no immediate reports of any serious injuries to police.