John Calipari, as he’ll do every week from now until the end of the season, was on Monday morning’s Southeastern Conference coaches’ teleconference. The topic for the day: buying in. Coach Cal said he’s got a great group of guys who want to do well, want to please and want to succeed, but not everyone has bought in.
With the regular season complete, it’s now time to look ahead to the Southeastern Conference Tournament, postseason awards and the NCAA Tournament. The conference’s coaches talked about all that and more Monday morning on the SEC teleconference.
Kentucky, wearing special Nike Hyper Elite Platinum uniforms, played like it was elite on Tuesday in the rematch with Tennessee. The Cats flew past the Volunteers from the opening tip, nailing their first 11 shots in a 69-44 rout of their border-state rival. Kentucky moved to 8-0 in the Southeastern Conference, 22-1 overall.
John Calipari’s appearance on the weekly Southeastern Conference teleconference this week was short and sweet, but there were a couple of other UK-related notes and quotes of interest from the other coaches.
While his teammates were in Lexington for a chunk of the summer playing in pickup games, Miller was testing his game alongside and against some of the world’s best young players. On Miller’s team alone, he played with the likes of Alabama’s JaMychal Green, Vanderbilt’s John Jenkins, Pittsburgh’s Ashton Gibbs and Minnesota’s Trevor Mbakwe.
ARLINGTON, Texas – One could blame it on the hour-and-a-half delay from the four-overtime Kentucky-Baylor women’s basketball game earlier in the night, but that would be making an excuse for a UK team that showed a lot of glaring holes in its 67-62 loss to Baylor on Friday night. No, after watching his team get […]