A day before the UK’s first-ever meeting with Boise State University on Tuesday at Rupp Arena, head coach John Calipari reflected after practice on Tuesday on several factors that caused the Cats’ collapse.
UK made two field goals in the final 13:05, and Baylor University came from nine points behind to win 67-62 over the Cats early on Saturday morning at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
The 7-foot forward from Olathe, Kan., followed a four-block effort against Cleveland State University on Nov. 25 with seven blocks against Eastern Michigan University two days later. Last Sunday against Providence College, Cauley-Stein blocked nine more shots, which tied Andre Riddick and Sam Bowie for second in UK history on the single-game blocks list.
By David Schuh | Men’s basketball columnist email@example.com UK men’s basketball started fast, hustled hard and played 40 minutes of aggressive offense. They did the things head coach John Calipari has been begging them to do. It took eight games, but the Cats finally put it all together. The result? The Cats comfortably dusted Providence College, […]
Cauley-Stein’s nine blocks in the Cats’ second game away from Rupp Arena was the most for any UK player since Nerlens Noel’s 11 blocks against the University of Mississippi last January.