John Calipari vows Cats will come back stronger than ever after disappointing season

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

A disappointing season came to a disappointing end Tuesday night in John Cailpari’s hometown of Moon Township, Pa.  Less than a year after winning the 2012 national championship, ’s 2012-13 season finished with a thud in a 59-57 loss to in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament.

When ’s 3-point shot in the final seconds clanked off the back iron, a record-setting 3,444 at the Charles L. Sewall Center stormed the court for the biggest win in history. Not even a year since the program ended its season in similar celebration, the Wildcats (21-12) fought their way through a sea of students and walked off the floor for the final time this year.

It was a season no one will soon forget, but for all the wrong reasons.

“This is disappointing, but it’s over now,” said. “It’s done.”

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