John Calipari

James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts against the Connecticut Huskies during the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Kentucky Guard James Young

Young scored 20 points for Kentucky last night, twice as many as the next highest-scoring Wildcat, in a 60-54 loss to Connecticut. This was Young’s ninth 20-plus point game and he led Kentucky with 17 in the Final Four win over Wisconsin.

04/08/2014

Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel Championship

Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.

04/08/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks with Aaron Harrison #2, Alex Poythress #22 and Andrew Harrison #5. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of Age

Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.

04/04/2014

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CBS Analyst Doug Gottlieb Talks Final Four Teams

Some teams have really surprised the country with their recent play

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/01/2014

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National Sports Commentator Tim Brando Previews The Final Four.

National Sports Commentator Tim Brando Previews The Final Four and what has made this tournament so good. Asked if you like baseball Tim Brando gave a honest response: “No, not at all, I can’t stand what […]

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–03/31/2014

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Dan Bonner: Wisconsin-Kentucky Is The Headline Game Saturday

Longtime ACC hoops analyst, Dan Bonner, joins Mac and Jim and immediately mocks their eating habits, then quickly moves on to breaking down the Final Four matchups and the ACC’s lack of presence in the Final 4.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–03/31/2014

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How Will the SEC Fare In The NCAA Tournament?

Tennessee’s overtime win over Iowa in the First Four last night put all three of the SEC’s NCAA tournament teams into the Round of 64. However, the SEC won more First Four games than BCS Bowls this year. Even though SEC fans “don’t care” about basketball, they sure as hell seem to care if they’re winning.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–03/20/2014

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SEC Basketball Power Rankings: Gators Are ‘Quiet Title Contender”

The NFL has one Sunday left of play until much of the nation turns their attention to college basketball. Each conference has begun conference play, and each school in the Southeastern Conference has at least four conference games under their belts.

01/22/2014

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The Top Ten NCAA Hoops Coach Fails

Some of the downright craziest things college basketball coaches have said or done.

11/04/2013

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SEC Dominates All

After watching Anthony Davis lead the Kentucky Wildcats 67-59 over the Kansas Jayhawks to the NCAA Mens Basketball Championship this past Monday night, I began to think about the Southeastern Conference and their dominance in college sports right now.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/04/2012

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