Cats don’t know much about exhibition foe Transy

Nerlens Noel - photo by Tammie Brown |
Nerlens Noel – photo by Tammie Brown |

It’s tough for players and to not look ahead to the season opener Friday. Some have even turned their attention to rival next week.

But coach  is making sure the Wildcats focus on their next game, even if it is an exhibition.

The Cats shouldn’t be on upset alert when they take on Monday night, but the Pioneers did play tight early in last season’s matchup. ended up cruising in the second half for a 97-53 win.

“I watched the tape: 17-17, 19-17, 21-19,” Calipari said, recalling the close scores early. “Then we got a little gap before half and you’re up 12 or whatever it was. Kind of wore them down in the second half.”

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