When Kentucky needed it most, Cason Wallace was there

Two days before was set to take on in the Wildcats’ first regular-season basketball game in Europe, the team found itself in a small gym in the basement of a London workout center.

Toward the end of the Cats’ practice Friday, freshman guard  took the ball from the perimeter, drove the left side toward the basket, and threw down a dunk in traffic so ferocious that it left the backboard rattling from side to side.

called the scrimmage to a halt.

A couple of the veterans on the team turned around with smiles on their faces — seemingly on the verge of giggles — before a word came out of the coach’s mouth.

They knew what was coming. Wallace had — as Calipari often calls it — told on himself.
 
“Where’s your energy?!” the coach yelled sarcastically. “Where’s your s—?! Why won’t you do that s— in a game?!”

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