Originally posted on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 12/5/12
Kentucky basketball has had its success under John Calipari, reaching the Elite 8, Final Four and winning a National Championship in his three seasons as head coach. The 2012-’13 Kentucky team, however, is not playing up to the level of Calipari’s previous Kentucky teamsThe Wildcats are currently unranked after losing three games (Duke, Notre Dame and Baylor). A consensus top 5 preseason team, Kentucky was clearly over-hyped from the get-go having not a single returning starter from last season’s National Championship team.Tuesday night’s match-up with Samford was not supposed to be a tough contest, which is wasn’t, Kentucky who won by 32 points. I was what, Bennie Seltzer, Samford’s first year head coach said about Kentucky that will provide the talking points from the game.Samford coach urging his team, “this is the worst Ky team I’ve ever seen.”— Steve Moss (@smosswkyt) December 5, 2012Even though Seltzer was using this as motivational purposes to his players, saying this year’s tea
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