The Flyers felt a bit underappreciated after finishing 27-2 and being given a No. 7 seed by the NCAA selection committee. Even worse, they had to face St. John's on the Red Storm's home court in the first round.
While Navy is the type of team to squeeze every second out of the shot clock and slow down the game, Kentucky prefers a frenetic pace, plays end line to end line and applies full-court pressure.
Maryland, the No. 2 seed, defeated Navy in its opening-round NCAA women's tournament game, 59-44, gradually pulling away as the second half wore on.