John Calipari’s instant reaction from his office at Rupp Arena following Kentucky’s 88-40 victory over Radford.
The No. 2 Kentucky Wildcats (4-0) return home to Rupp Arena to take on the Radford Highlanders (3-3) after a tough but successful three-game Northeast road swing through New York and Connecticut.
What are the five things that stood out after the week-long road trip to the Northeast?
Doron Lamb and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were named to the 2011 Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament Teams for their performances this weekend in Uncasville, Conn.
In the final video of Kyle Wiltjer’s road blog, the Kentucky freshman forward talks about returning home and he learned about his first road trip with UK.
In an ugly performance that reflected both UK’s youth and Old Dominion’s game plan, the No. 2 Wildcats (4-0) held off a stingy ODU team (3-2) to win 62-52 on Sunday in Uncansville, Conn. Had it not been for the calming play of senior Darius Miller, UK may have lost this one.
Senior Guard Darius Miller and Freshman Forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist discuss Kentucky’s 62-52 victory over Old Dominion on Sunday in the championship game of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament in Uncasville, Conn.
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.