Kentucky Wildcats find success in taking it to the hoop

Alex Poythress - photo by Walter Cornett |
Alex Poythress – photo by Walter Cornett |

It was a game, as described, players could have tried to “get their own.”

Bigger, faster, stronger, had a decided physical advantage over Sunday’s NAIA competition.

Rather than relax, however, the Wildcats had a plan to run and get to the basket. With an up-tempo focus, shot a ridiculous 81.8 percent from the floor in the first half and scored 1.450 points per possession for the game.

got a ton — 41 of them, to be exact — of good looks at the rim on Sunday. (photo by Chris Reynolds)

Just in case you’re not what Coach Cal calls a “Basketball Benny,” that’s really, really good.

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