John Calipari

Michigan State v Virginia

HOLMES: Tom Izzo Again Proves He’s Best Coach In America

Tom Izzo is the best coach in college basketball. Period. End of story. End of discussion. Izzo’s mastery of his craft was as evident as ever Sunday afternoon as his seventh-seeded Michigan State team knocked […]

92.9 The Game–03/22/2015

Wildcats are heavily favored to win their ninth national title in program history. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images).

College Basketball: 2014-15 Kentucky Wildcats Chasing Perfection and History

It’s that time of year again. Football season concluded on Sunday evening with an exciting finish in Super Bowl XLIX. Now the eyes of sports fans will turn elsewhere with the NBA All-Star break, Spring […]

92.9 The Game–02/02/2015

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Sam Mitchell from NBA TV talking Hoops

Sam Mitchell joined Rick to talk Hawks and hoops. Sam touched on Josh Smith not playing, Plumlee stuffing Lebron in the Nets win and Rex Chapman tweeting about coaching changes.

92.9 The Game–04/09/2014

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Jordan Cornette Campus Insiders Analyst from Campus Insiders dot com talks NCAA Championship game

Jordan joined Rick to talk about last night’s NCAA championship game. Jordan talked about UCONN’s improbable run through the tournament, Shabazz Napier’s comments at the end of the game and Kevin Ollie’s status as UCONN […]

92.9 The Game–04/08/2014

James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts against the Connecticut Huskies during the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Kentucky Guard James Young

Young scored 20 points for Kentucky last night, twice as many as the next highest-scoring Wildcat, in a 60-54 loss to Connecticut. This was Young’s ninth 20-plus point game and he led Kentucky with 17 in the Final Four win over Wisconsin.

04/08/2014

Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel Championship

Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.

04/08/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks with Aaron Harrison #2, Alex Poythress #22 and Andrew Harrison #5. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of Age

Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.

04/04/2014

Duke v Louisville

Let The Madness Begin…

College Basketball has finally arrived!!! Last Friday many Division-I programs around the country held their first official practice which is typically open to the general public, giving die-hard fans an opportunity to take their first glimpse […]

92.9 The Game–10/28/2013

Mississippi State v Kentucky

Battle Of The Bluegrass State

In the past 2 seasons, the Siemens/NABC Men’s college basketball trophy has resided in the state of Kentucky. The Wildcats took it from New Orleans (site of the Final Four) to Lexington in 2012 led […]

92.9 The Game–10/09/2013

Kentucky will likely be preseason number one, despite missing the NCAA Tournament (Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images).

Top 5 Storylines for the 2013-14 College Basketball Season

The 2013 NCAA Tournament has come to a conclusion. Louisville cut down the nets in Atlanta after beating Michigan 82-76 in the championship game. It was a great ending to the college basketball season, with […]

92.9 The Game–04/09/2013

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