Kentucky Wildcats

CLEVELAND, OH - MARCH 28: The Kentucky Wildcats celebrate after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the Midwest Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 28, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. Kentucky defeated Notre Dame 68-66. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Five Things: Cats Enter Final Four With Eight Lives

The record-setting start to the Tournament—as far as one-point games—gave way to exciting, compelling matchups this past weekend.

03/30/2015

Notre Dame's Jerian Grant  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images), Kentucky's Willie Cauley-Stein (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images),

Can Irish Beat Kentucky? History Of Slaying Giants On Their Side

With undefeated Kentucky facing Notre Dame Saturday for a shot in the Final Four, it will be familiar territory for the Fighting Irish.

03/27/2015

John Calipari (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Calipari Has Built A Dynasty At Kentucky, And He Should Never Leave

Kentucky basketball is clearly a dynasty. It’s a hybrid empire, with mutating parts every year plugged in by the program’s only monolith: John Calipari.

03/26/2015

Deron Williams (Photo by Jeff Haynes/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deron Williams: Kentucky Making NBA Playoffs? That’s ‘Ridiculous’ And ‘Crazy’

The Nets (27-39) are currently on the outside looking in in the Eastern Conference playoff picture, and point guard Deron Williams dismissed Brown’s comment as “crazy” and “ridiculous.”

03/20/2015

Troy Caupain #10 of the Cincinnati Bearcats reacts against the Purdue Boilermakers in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the KFC YUM! Center on March 19, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Arena Makes NCAA Tourney History By Hosting Three 1-Point Games

The KFC Yum! Center in Louisville made NCAA Tournament history Thursday, becoming the first arena to host a trio of games decided by a single point, according to STATS.

03/20/2015

Karl-Anthony Towns #12 of the Kentucky Wildcats goes up for a shot against the Arkansas Razorbacks in the championship game of the SEC Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 15, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Larry Brown: Kentucky Would Make Eastern Conference Playoffs In NBA

Kentucky (34-0) is the favorite to win the NCAA Tournament, but Brown is convinced that John Calipari’s squad would make serious noise in the Association.

03/19/2015

President Barack Obama  (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Goes Out On A Limb, Predicts Kentucky Will Win NCAA Tournament

President Barack Obama is predicting that Kentucky will remain undefeated and take home the title in the NCAA Tournament.

03/18/2015

Reginald Johnson of the Hampton Pirates tries to gain control of the ball as Zane Waterman and Emmy Andujar of the Manhattan Jaspers defend during the first round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at UD Arena on March 17, 2015 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Disappointment As Manhattan Blows Chance To Face Mighty Kentucky

It was possible that Jaspers coach Steve Masiello would end up taking on his alma mater, Kentucky, on Thursday night. But Hampton had other plans.

03/18/2015

Ashton Pankey of the Manhattan Jaspers (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Manhattan, Hampton Set To Battle For Shot At Mighty Kentucky

Maybe the Wildcats should take either team seriously. After all, each has been a part of some memorable NCAA headlines over the years.

03/17/2015

Kentucky’s Aaron Harrison, left, gets a hug from head coach John Calipari during the second half against Vanderbilt at Rupp Arena on Jan. 20, 2015. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Silverman: Kentucky’s Calipari Has A Team Of Superstars Playing The Team Game

Phil Jackson is paying attention to Kentucky basketball, and you should be, too.

03/06/2015

The Kentucky Wildcats celebrate after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)/The Connecticut Huskies bench celebrates after defeating the Florida Gators 63-53 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Governors Of Connecticut, Kentucky Make Friendly Wager Ahead Of NCAA Title Game

Beshear bet a fully stocked Kentucky bourbon bar that the 8-seed University of Kentucky Wildcats will win; Malloy is wagering Connecticut wine, beer and chocolate on a Huskies victory.

04/07/2014

Kentucky Wildcats players celebrate after a one-point victory over the Wisconsin Badgers. James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, To Play For Title

Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.

04/05/2014

Russ Smith of the Louisville Cardinals dunks the ball over Julius Randle of the Kentucky Wildcats. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kentucky Tops Louisville 74-69 In Midwest Regional

Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer for the go-ahead score with 39 seconds left and Julius Randle made a pair of clutch free throws to lift Kentucky to a 74-69 victory over their in-state rivals.

03/29/2014

Wichita State players huddle during a break in play against Kentucky during the third round of the 2014 NCAA tournament at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, on March 23, 2014. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Kallas: Wichita State’s Coach Completely Overvalued What His Team Is

Well, it was pretty clear that it was going to be virtually impossible, given their extremely tough bracket, for undefeated Wichita State to win the national championship. In fact, it was hard to believe that the Shockers could get to the Final Four.

03/26/2014

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Rothstein Files: Monday Morning Notebook

Indiana is the top team in college basketball and even if North Carolina is still working in some new pieces, it’s still an exciting thing for Hoosiers fans.

11/26/2012

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