A few minutes before the NCAA Tournament Selection Show was officially scheduled to begin, the television was on in the Calipari home, and Kentucky’s players, coaches and support staff were gathered around, watching intently.
The CBS studio crew was talking about the bracket they were getting ready to unveil, and there it came — out of that TV and into John Calipari’s living room: a Saint Peter’s reference.
There were some smirks, some shaking of heads and an overwhelming silence. Senior guard CJ Fredrick turned to one of his teammates and whispered: “Awwwkward.”
Kentucky’s head coach sat in an armchair, eyes on the television, and he didn’t even flinch. Read full article here.