Posted May 15, 2013 on kentucky.scout.com
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The Wildcats may have missed out on the nation's top-rated prospect when Andrew Wiggins opted to sign with Kansas on Tuesday, but John Calipari says that won't change Kentucky's outlook for next season.
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