Kentucky Wildcats ready for next phase in growth

Alex Poythress - photo by Tammie Brown |
Alex Poythress – photo by Tammie Brown |

It’s been said that to make a great omelet, you have to crack a few eggs. Turns out that to build a great basketball team, one might have be break a few players, too.

Though painful in the beginning, that transformation began to reveal itself on Saturday when played its best overall game in dismantling 79-54 at Rupp Arena.

“This stuff is a process,” coach said. “This was a good game for us. We’re learning. They’re trying.”

On Saturday, had balanced scoring, good passing and stifling defense. A few months ago, they had none of that.

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