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Kentucky and Wisconsin meet again in Final Four – all you need to know

Kentucky meets Wisconsin in the Final Four on Saturday, April 4. The game will be televised on TBS and tip is set for 8:49 p.m. ET.

meets in the Final Four on Saturday, April 4. The game will be televised on TBS and tip is set for 8:49 p.m. ET.

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Kentucky vs. Wisconsin
Saturday, April 4 – 8:49 p.m. ET
Indianapolis, Ind.
Game Notes: UK Get Acrobat Reader | UW Get Acrobat Reader
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TV: TBS
Radio: UK Sports Network
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Team Stats UW
74.6 Points 72.8
53.9 Opp. Points 57.8
.468 FG .482
.352 Opp. FG .426
.347 3-FG .364
.267 Opp. 3-FG .374
.725 FT .764
38.4 Rebs 33.4
31.1 Opp. Rebs. 27.7
14.4 Assists 12.7
10.6 Turnovers 7.4
6.9 Blocks 3.3
6.5 Steals 4.5

Next in the way of Kentucky's perfect season: Frank the Tank and his fun-loving band of Wisconsin teammates.

Player of the Year Frank Kaminsky and the Badgers were so loose they were giggling on the podium during their interviews Friday, answering questions about what they eat (Kaminsky likes omelets with syrup on top), how they slept (Sam Dekker got eight solid hours) and what their word of the day is for the poor stenographers they discovered earlier at the tournament (Nigel Hayes went with ”prestidigitation”).

The team they face Saturday, 38-0 Kentucky, is also trying to keep things pressure-free, and their coach, , tried working some magic of his own with the numbers.

”Everybody is 0-0,” Calipari said. ”Whether you're Duke, Michigan State, Wisconsin or us, everybody's record is the same. We're all feeling the same thing. We all want to win a national title.”

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On This Day In UK Basketball History

On June 24, 2010, Kentucky had five players drafted in the first round of the NBA Draft. John Wall became the first Wildcat ever named the overall No. 1 pick when he was selected by the Washington Wizards.  DeMarcus Cousins was selected fifth by the Sacramento Kings, Patrick Patterson went 14th to the Houston Rockets, Eric Bledsoe went 18th to the Oklahoma City Thunder and Daniel Orton was picked 29th by the Orlando Magic.

 

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