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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 04: Aaron Harrison #2 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts in the post game press conference with Andrew Harrison #5 and Willie Cauley-Stein #15 after being defeated by the Wisconsin Badgers during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Wisconsin defeated Kentucky 71-64. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Five Things: Duke Dominates And Badgers Beat The Unbeaten

The Blue Devils and Badgers play for the title tonight at 9:18 p.m. ET on CBS.

04/06/2015

Kentucky head coach John Calipari reacts during a press conference after the Wildcats were defeated by the Wisconsin Badgers during the Final Four at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Keidel: Calipari’s Failed Run At Perfection Could Be Blessing For College Hoops

While the white-hot drama of a Duke-Kentucky, Coach K vs. Coach Cal matchup would have been irresistible, the long-term impact trumps the ephemeral thrill.

04/06/2015

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Kentucky’s Perfect Season Ends With 71-64 Loss To Wisconsin

The Badgers scored eight straight points late to take a four-point lead with 1:06 left, and Kentucky couldn’t overcome the deficit this time.

04/04/2015

Michigan State's Bryn Forbes (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Duke's Jahlil Okafor  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images), Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) and Kentucky's Willie Cauley-Stein  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NCAAs Down To Final Four: Michigan State, Duke, Wisconsin, Kentucky

If you liked the look of last year’s Final Four, you will love the 2015 edition. One game — Kentucky vs. Wisconsin — is not only a matchup of two No. 1 seeds, it’s a replay of last year’s semifinal.

03/30/2015

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. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

No. 1 Kentucky Holds Off Notre Dame 68-66

Andrew Harrison made two free throws with six seconds remaining, and the top-seeded Wildcats kept their unbeaten season and national title hopes intact with a 68-66 win over Notre Dame on Saturday night in the Midwest Regional final.

03/28/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - MARCH 26: Willie Cauley-Stein #15 of the Kentucky Wildcats goes up for a dunk in the second half against the West Virginia Mountaineers during the Midwest Regional semifinal of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 26, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Kentucky Pulverizes West Virginia By 39 Points To Reach Elite 8

Perfect and pulverizing. Kentucky made West Virginia’s press look pathetic.

03/27/2015

Tyus Jones (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images), Karl-Anthony Towns (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images), T.J. McConnell (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Sweet 16: Top Teams, Players And Games To Watch As March Madness Resumes

OK, so maybe we won’t get to see another celebratory fall by Georgia State’s Ron Hunter, but the regional rounds of the NCAA Tournament are filled with some fantastic storylines.

03/26/2015

Teammates Dakari Johnson #44, Trey Lyles #41 and Aaron Harrison #2 of the Kentucky Wildcats cheer on from the bench against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KFC YUM! Center on March 21, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NCAA Tournament: Duke, Unbeaten Kentucky Headline Sweet 16

There are only 15 games left to decide a national champion. Kentucky needs to win four of those games to become the first undefeated champion since Indiana in 1976.

03/23/2015

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No. 1 Kentucky Beats Cincinnati 64-51 To Reach Sweet 16

Kentucky coach John Calipari believes in letting his undefeated Wildcats decompress after victories so he made sure players slept in a little longer after a late-night rout of Hampton.

03/21/2015

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Top-Seeded Kentucky, Not At Its Best, Hammers Hampton By 23 Points

Take away the sluggish start and ragged finish, and the Wildcats opened the NCAA Tournament just the way they wanted against 16th-seeded Hampton.

03/20/2015

Willie Cauley-Stein (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images), Frank Kaminsky (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images), Jahlil Okafor (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

2015 NCAA Tournament: Top Underdogs, Matchups And Players To Watch

The 2014 NCAA Tournament was one for the ages, filled with bracket-busting upsets, buzzer-beating finishes and star players rising up. This year’s bracket could be even better.

03/19/2015

Hampton

Hampton, 33-Point Underdogs, Hoping To Put Whammy On No. 1 Kentucky

The Pirates enter their matchup with 34-0 Kentucky in Thursday night’s game as heavy underdogs — but they’re playing with house money. They weren’t even expected to be here.

03/19/2015

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 15: Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats celebrates on the court with his team after defeating the Arkansas Razorbacks 78-63 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

Five NCAA Tournament Teams That Could Beat Kentucky

Kentucky enters the NCAA Tournament undefeated at 34-0, and for the most part of the season have looked dominant, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a handful teams that could potentially upset the Wildcats

03/18/2015

Manhattan head coach Steve Masiello (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Manhattan’s Masiello Enjoying Fresh Perspective In 2nd Trip To NCAA Tourney

Steve Masiello knew the Jaspers’ return to the NCAA Tournament would mean he would have to revisit what happened last year with USF and his resume scandal. And that’s OK.

03/16/2015

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)

Kentucky Leads The Way With Top Spot In March Madness

The Wildcats are seeded first overall in the tournament and tops in the Midwest Region, in search of six more wins for a perfect season.

03/15/2015

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