Texas A&M coach Gary Blair said his team needed to bring its “A” game to beat No. 11 Kentucky on its home floor, a mission the 15th-ranked Aggies thoroughly executed going to the basket.
The 9-0 Wildcats became a unanimous No. 1 team in the new AP poll Monday, getting the first-place votes on all 64 ballots cast.
Kentucky coach John Calipari found much to like about the box score of yet another blowout win, taking particular satisfaction in his team’s playing time.
A double-digit halftime lead over Kentucky wasn’t enough to make Baylor coach Kim Mulkey comfortable.
The Dallas Mavericks have announced the signing of free agent guard and former Kentucky Wildcat Doron Lamb, who appeared in 53 games with the Orlando Magic last season.
John Calipari sat down with New School’s Shan Shariff to discuss his new book, “Players First: Coaching from the Inside Out”.
Dallas-native and Kentucky forward Julius Randle will leave after one season to enter the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five selections.
On the night of the NCAA championship in Arlington, two former athletes became villains in the towns in which they competed. All they did was speak their minds — and possibly, the truth.
Tuesday looks to be a busy day at DFW International Airport, as fans who were in town for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship game start heading back home.
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.
Turn off the lights. The game is over. Connecticut won. But organizers across North Texas hope to do it again and again, already looking ahead to the next big event.
One by one, players in the Kentucky locker room said essentially the same thing. They had not given the NBA a second thought, much less a first, during their stirring Final Four run.