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VIDEO: Kansas State legend celebrates revenge on Kentucky 67 years in the making

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ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 22: Head coach Bruce Weber of the Kansas State Wildcats speaks to Kamau Stokes #3 in the second half against the Kentucky Wildcats during the 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament South Regional at Philips Arena on March 22, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

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In 1951, Kansas State lost to Kentucky in the National Championship game.

Ernie Barrett, who eventually became the school’s athletic director and is known as “Mr. K-State”, played on that team.

He’s wanted to get revenge on Big Blue ever since.

On Thursday night, Kansas State did.

Ernie was there, and here was his reaction in the locker room: