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The Fray’s NCAA Title Game National Anthem — Like It Or Spike It?

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.

04/03/2012

Kentucky vs. Kansas

Kentucky Ends 14-Year Drought, Wins National Championship

No matter where Anthony Davis and his buddies go to make their millions, their ol’ Kentucky home will long remember this championship season.

WFAN–04/02/2012

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Keidel: Calipari’s Calculus; Don’t Blame Kentucky Coach For One-And-Done System

John Calipari seems to wear the widest black hat of any college coach in recent memory. And I’m not sure why.

04/02/2012

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Anthony Davis Wins Naismith Trophy

Anthony Davis has won the Naismith Trophy for men’s college player of the year.

04/01/2012

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Kansas, Kentucky Met Earlier In The Season

The first matchup was in mid-November at Madison Square Garden, Kentucky beat Kansas 75-65 in that game.

04/01/2012

Anthony Davis #23 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts late in the second half against the Louisville Cardinals during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Five Observations From The Final Four

We’ve all seen him dominate college basketball throughout the entire season but against Louisville, Anthony Davis was extra special.

04/01/2012

Kansas v Kentucky

Title Game Is Set, KU vs. UK

Calipari and his Kentucky juggernaut will face Kansas for the national championship on Monday night.

04/01/2012

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Kentucky Advances, Beats Louisville 69-61

Wildcats had overflowing athleticism in a 69-61 victory over Louisville in the national semifinals Saturday night.

03/31/2012

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Rothstein Files: Calipari, Torre Exude Similarities In High-Profile Positions

Only one person has been in the type of high-profile position in sports that John Callipari is in and handled it with such poise, and that was Joe Torre when he was manager of the New York Yankees.

03/31/2012

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Rothstein Files: Another Recruiting Coup For Kentucky’s Calipari?

Multiple sources say there is more than a legitimate chance of Kentucky landing the top two prospects in the Class of 2012: 6-foot-10 shot blocker Nerlens Noel and lefty wing Shabazz Muhammad.

03/28/2012

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Rothstein Files: Calipari-Pitino Showdown Highlights The 2012 Final Four

Rick Pitino and John Calipari have met before in the Final Four — it was 16 years ago in 1996 when Pitino was at Kentucky and Calipari was at Umass — but this is different.

03/26/2012

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The Final Four Is Set

The Final Four is set. Kentucky will play Louisville and in the other semifinal, it will be Ohio State and Kansas.

03/25/2012

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Kentucky Beats Baylor 82-70, Advances To Final Four

With an NBA-like display from a young team filled with future pros, top-seeded Wildcats advanced to the Final Four for the second year in a row.

03/25/2012

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Rothstein Files: Sunday’s NCAA Tournament Primer

Preview of the final two games to narrow down the field to the Final Four.

03/25/2012

Head coach Roy Williams of the North Carolina Tar Heels reacts in the second half while taking on the Creighton Bluejays during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 18, 2012 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Friday’s Sweet 16 Primer

The Tarheels looked like they were headed straight towards a collision course with Kentucky in the National Championship game, but all of that came to a screeching halt when Kendall Marshall fractured his right wrist.

03/23/2012

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