Calipari joked that he hoped Superstorm Sandy might cancel season opener against Maryland

John Calipari - photo by Tammie Brown |
John Calipari – photo by Tammie Brown |

Superstorm Sandy already canceled the New York City marathon.

Given how his team has looked in the early stages of this season, coach joked he wouldn’t mind if the storm canceled his team’s regular-season opener against on Friday.

Instead, the game will tip-off as scheduled.

“I guess we’re going to have to go up there and play it,” Calipari said Monday after his Wildcats trounced 74-28 at Rupp Arena.

Calipari may be hesitant to see his team face an opponent in a regular-season matchup because he hasn’t been too impressed with his team through two exhibitions, despite lopsided wins against and Transy.

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