Originally posted on Louisville Card Game  |  Last updated 3/25/12

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After a couple of days of exhilaration and disbelief, reality is setting in.If one is honest, the odds of the University of Louisville winning another national championship are outweighed only by the odds UofL has already overcoming in reaching the Final Four.Louisville has had to continue grinding games out, plodding along with an consistent offense in which some players seem to disappear for stretches, forcing an over reliance on a foul-prone defense, having to make desperate comebacks just to be here. Anything less than a win over Louisville will be an abysmal failure, as far as UK fans are concerned. Calipari has to win, losing is not an option. The University of Kentucky, meanwhile, is playing at another level, executing almost flawlessly, never being seriously challenged, winning by 14 points per game. Playing with three, maybe four or five, NBA draft picks, making everything look easy, cake walking to the semifinals.As difficult as it is for U of L fans, especially this one, to
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