Found January 13, 2013 on StraitPinkie.com:
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1/13/2009 Knoxville, Tennessee Exactly 4 years ago today, then head coach Billy Gillispie brought an unranked, 12-4 Kentucky Wildcat team into Thompson-Bowling arena to face Bruce Pearl and the Tennessee Volunteers. Gillispie was already under a ton of heat from the Big Blue Nation after suffering an unspeakable loss to VMI in Rupp Arena. The blowout loss against #1 North Carolina, losing to #22 Miami (FL) at home, and suffering defeat in the Battle of the Bluegrass was not helping his case, either. The Wildcats season rested in the hands of power forward Patrick Patterson, and shooting guard Jodie Meeks. Meeks had already hung 46 points on Appalachian State earlier in the year, so it’s not like this guy can’t shoot. He was averaging 24.2 ppg., which was 5th best in the nation. Tennessee must have forgot to read a scouting report on this guy as he annihilated their defense for 54 points. Because of the setting, the performance was one of the best you will ever see. Come into an host...
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