Andrew Harrison apologizes for obscenity against Kaminsky

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com Press conferences after losses in crucial games are full of emotion on full display in front of millions of people hanging onto every word. For UK’s Andrew Harrison, his lesson in not-what-to-say-in-front-of-a-hot-mic was aired to the entire world. After UK’s loss to Wisconsin on Saturday, Harrison let slip a derogatory term about […]

Wisconsin deals death blow to UK

2015 NCAA Tournament Final Four: Kentucky vs. Wisconsin

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com Just imagine spending an entire summer’s day longing for that particular ice cream bar that you love. The day passes and as the clock ticks down to the hour when the ice cream truck’s supposed to come, you see no sign of it. It never shows. As it turns out, Wisconsin […]

Halftime: Wisconsin drains last-second jumper to tie it at 36

Photo by Jonathan Krueger

By Joshua Huff Jhuff@kykernel.com The mantra for UK this season has centered on the notion that if one player struggles another will rise. That notion was put to the test in the first half of the Final Four as UK road the coattails of Andrew and Aaron Harrison into a 36-all tie at halftime against […]

Duke runs through Spartans’ defense 81-61 for Final Four win

By Joshua Huff Jhuff@kykernel.com For four minutes Michigan State appeared as if it belonged with the four best teams left standing in the nation. Then reality struck. Once the shots stopped falling and the defense for Duke clamped down, the Blue Devils spit-shined their rearview mirror, stepped on the gas and left the Spartans in […]

A Final Four to remember

Kentucky head coach John Calipari celebrates after defeating Michigan 75-72 and becoming the NCAA Midwest Regional Champions at the Elite 8 vs. Michigan at the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind., on Sunday, March 30, 2014. Photo by Emily Wuetcher | Staff

By Joshua Huff Jhuff@kykernel.com The four coaches participating in Saturday’s Final Four are as monolithic in college basketball as Lucas Oil Stadium is to Indianapolis’ skyline. Few Final Fours in recent memory have the intrigue as this year. No. 1 UK brings its pursuit of perfection, Wisconsin unleashes its spread offense with the intention of […]