Tennessee was riding an 11-game winning streak and dared talk smack and wear bling on the Rupp Arena court before the game. The improving Wildcats made the Vols pay for such sacrilege, writes Pat Forde.
Jordan Crawford was the overlooked recruit to Indiana. Joe Crawford was the overhyped recruit to Kentucky. But on Saturday, the younger brother got the best of the older one as IU routed UK, writes Pat Forde.
The start of the Billy Clyde Gillispie era began with shooting flames and exploding fireworks at Kentucky's Big Blue Madness. It was a whole lot of pomp and circumstance for a practice, writes Pat Forde.