Kentucky fell to Kansas 79-73 in front of a season high crowd of 24,418 inside Rupp Arena. After the game the coach and select players spoke to the media.
Calipari talked about what was different about Bam Adebayo tonight. Calipari said the issues with this team are, “all curable.” Calipari also talked about improving defense saying, “you have to be a defensive team first.”
Willis said he was up all night scouting Kansas because he really wanted to win this big game. He also spoke on his hot shooting and that big rebound that he lost late in the game.
The senior guard spoke about Kansas zone, Isaiah Briscoe foul trouble. Hawkins also spoke about trying to improve the team defense.