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.
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.
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.
The Terps didn’t beat Kentucky on Friday night at the Barclays Center but their three point defeat proved that they’re capable of competing with anyone.
Sometimes there’s nothing like a good road trip. Over the next 12 days, I’ll be traveling to different parts of the country visiting different programs, observing practices, and taking part in some really fun broadcasting projects.
Will a lack of experience affect Kentucky? Maybe in the first month of the season, but it shouldn’t be a real factor in February and March.
After the New Orleans Hornets made the long-expected selection of forward Anthony Davis with the first pick, Charlotte followed by taking fellow freshman Michael Kidd-Gilchrist.
CBS Sports Network analyst and former first-round pick Wally Szczerbiak joined CBS Local Sports to give perspective as to what the prospects are going through on the biggest night of their basketball lives.
Kentucky coach John Calipari said earlier this week that he will attempt to schedule more games in football stadiums moving forward to prepare his teams for the NCAA Tournament.
Anthony Davis may be the consensus number one pick in the 2012 NBA Draft but John Calipari believes another one of his players should be second.
Fresh off his first NCAA championship, Kentucky head coach John Calipari insists he’s staying in the Commonwealth. But that doesn’t mean the Knicks won’t perform their due diligence.
The last six times the Wildcats have won a national championship in 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996 and 1998, the Yankees have gone on to win the World Series the same year.
Not many players can go 1-10 from the field and be the best player on the floor — but most players aren’t Anthony Davis.
Many predicted Kentucky would win the title before this season even began. But The Fray’s pre-game national anthem? Let’s just say that was less predictable.
No matter where Anthony Davis and his buddies go to make their millions, their ol’ Kentucky home will long remember this championship season.