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NEW ORLEANS - MARCH 20: Coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks to his team during the second round of the 2010 NCAA men's basketball tournament at the New Orleans Arena on March 20, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Dave Martin/Getty Images)
Kentucky Coach: John Calipari (3 seasons at Kentucky 102-14) Overall 505-152, 20 years 2011-12: Record 38-2 overall, 16-0 in SEC (1st) Starters Returning (0) Preseason Tournament: Barclays Center Classic Top Non-Conference Games: vs. Duke, at Notre Dame, vs. Baylor, at Louisville Transfer In : Julius Mays (Wright State – play right away) Sat Out: Ryan Harrow (NC State), Jon Hood (injured) Early Departure: Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd Gilchrist, Terrence Jones, Doron Lamb, Marquis Teague Even after winning last year’s National Championship and losing their top six players the Wildcats are still a top 5 team. They just reload; not rebuild. This is John Calipari’s system to just keep on recruiting a bunch of one and dones. Who is going to argue this strategy when you’re winning the title. While he brings in elite players Calipari is one of heck of a coach he gets the most out of his players and they always play hard. For this year once gain he brings in the nation’s best recruiting clas...
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