LOUISVILLE — Kentucky’s John Calipari, Anthony Davis and Darius Miller spoke to reporters following UK’s 73-51 victory over Arkansas-Little Rock in the annual game at Freedom Hall in Lexington. Davis led the Wildcats with 22 points, 16 rebounds and three blocks, and Darius Miller became the 58th player to join UK’s illustrious 1,000-point club.
Each and every game, CoachCal.com will talk with assistant coach John Robic about Kentucky’s plan of attack. Coach Robic is responsible for scouting the opposition. Without giving away too much of the game plan, Robic will tell us his keys to the game, an important matchup and who Kentucky has to watch for on the opposing team.
The UK Alumni Club of Greater Louisville will host a pep rally on Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Kentucky Expo Center’s North Wing Lobby prior to the UK vs. Arkansas-Little Rock game, which tips off at 7 p.m. at Freedom Hall in Louisville.
To shed some early season free-throw woes and emphasize the importance of making shots at the charity stripe, John Calipari has been making his team run sprints in practice for every free throw the Wildcats miss in a game.
Kentucky head coach John Calipari and junior guard Twany Beckham discuss the upcoming matchup against Arkansas-Little Rock in the annual game at Freedom Hall in Louisville.
After watching his team get outrebounded, “outhustled” and “outworked” in the second half of doubleheader nightcap, a hot and irritated John Calipari said this letdown loss simply came down to toughness. One team (Baylor) had it. The other (Kentucky) didn’t.