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53 responses to “Kentucky overcomes another early deficit to defeat Vanderbilt 56-47”

  1. eddiesuttonsliver

    something something bad win something

  2. RealCatsFan

    From the two jewel shots in the game it looks like they should have passed out UK cups instead of UK hardhats.

    1. runningunnin.454

      Did you see the older lady laughing at the Vandy guy? Cold hearted, man.

  3. bigbluebanana

    As an aside, Jack, you have become far and away my favorite writer here.

  4. Bud

    Didn’t see the game…why’d herro take 3 shots?

    1. syrin23

      Tyler took him self out of the offense. Vandy played zone, and Tyler stood 7=9 feet outside the three point line the whole game and was never in a position to shoot the ball when he caught it. Plus, he never drove the lane.

    2. mashburnfan1

      Seems like a coach would see that and tell the player.

  5. runningunnin.454

    Where’s Olblue and No more excuses?
    Must be a Dumbasses Anonymous meeting tonight.

    1. BigolBlue

      We barely beat a very bad vandy team. Looked bad most of game. Lose if it wasnt for Hagans. This team isnt good. Keep living in your dream world thinking Cal can win another title.

    2. Blue Bill

      And the Troll meeting begins…..

    3. bigbluebanana

      I want to see your dreamworld where a coach that would take the UK job even touches what Cal has done here. Stevens, Self, Izzo, Wright….none will ever coach here. Oh that’s right, you think Nevada’s coach would do better that Cal. Keep playing in fantasy land. The rest of us will continue rooting for the boys in blue, we will continue to enjoy every win, we will support the coach who got us back to this level of national relevance. There’s a reason even national broadcasters state The we have a volatile fan base, and why other fan bases say the same thing…and that reason is people like you. Can’t enjoy a damn thing because you’re too busy sucking at your own life that you can’t even enjoy the winningest f*cking basketball program in history. It’s a child’s game and we happen to be great at it, yet here you are all the time bitching. I bet you order your steaks well done and your wife’s name is Karen and she constantly needs to speak to the manager.

    4. No more excuses cal

      This team still hasn’t beat a quality team yet.plaers first

    5. No more excuses cal

      There kinda like them 10 lose tubby teams get a ugly win now and then loose to suppiour coached teams but hey we be ready for the June draft players first

    6. bigbluebanana

      Dude, you need to learn how to write and spell. I can’t even be mad at you because I feel so sorry for you. At least bigolblue knows how to spell and convey his sh1tty ideas properly. For real dude, my 8 year old can write out better sentences than you, and far less spelling errors, and he still thinks Santa is real.

    7. No more excuses cal

      Writing skills don’t change the truth about my statement

    8. bigbluebanana

      No, but they impact the gravitas your statement has. It’s one thing for accidentally hitting other keys when typing, quite another when you don’t know what punctuation is, or differences between there and their. If you want people to at least listen to your viewpoints full of vitriol and uninformed takes, you might want to come across as someone who didn’t just put the pipe down, or at the very least, graduated elementary school.

    9. makeitstop

      Big Blue Banana wins post of the year. Can’t stop laughing.

    10. No more excuses cal

      Alot of people are listening to me you being one of them puncuation skills or not your listening

    11. bigbluebanana

      No, I’m just responding to an idiot who can’t form complete sentences and has no idea what he’s talking about. The only person that might vaguely appreciate and share your viewpoints is bigolblue, and even he seems like he tries to distance himself from you.

    12. No more excuses cal

      Did you know some of the smartest most influential people in the world had poor writing skills here just a few ben Franklin. Winston Churchill John f Kennedy and Albert Einstein nuf said

    13. Skooms

      Everyone of those people you just mentioned still wrote WAYYYYYYYYY better than you, our village idiot.

  6. syrin23

    Our “best” shooters have shown us they are gym rat wonders, but not in game performers. Lets hope they turn it around, but right now Quickley and Keldon are our best outside shooters. Tyler took himself out of the offense tonight standing so far behind the line the whole game that he was never in a position to catch and shoot.

  7. BigolBlue

    Nice W

    1. No more excuses cal

      But we will be ready for the June draft players first

    2. RealCatsFan

      You two need to go off somewhere and spoon each other.

  8. KYjellyRoll

    These slow starts to inferior teams will catch up with these guys very soon if something doesn’t change. A win is a win and I’m glad they’ve found a way to win but if they do this to quality opponents I’m afraid they won’t be able to close the gap.

    1. michaelb

      Yea it seems to keep keep happening . Might benefit from a starting line up change . I’d try starting Q in Herros spot just to see what happens

  9. CopenhagenCat

    PJ Washington did a great job taking the ball out of bounds tonight. Would be nice if he would play every game instead of when he wants to. Pisses me off. He just stands there. Then if he blocks one shot he tries to act like he is dominating. Pathetic.

    1. JusSayin

      He had the highest +/- on the team and the ball was virtually never passed to him.

      He needs to make his free throws, but he wasn’t the issue tonight.

    2. RealCatsFan

      Terrence Jones 2.0.

  10. makeitstop

    Cal’s best shooting team? I’ve said 100 times we have the right coach for our program… but dude, this is on you! 3 straight no shows? Our 4 big men had a total of 10 points? We couldn’t figure out the VANDY zone? They gave us open shots and we couldn’t hit. I get it’s a process, blah blah blah but Cal, seriously, effort is not a process and shooting is not a process, these shots were pretty open, and I’m pretty sure unguarded from the freakin’ charity stripe. C’mon man. That’s not ok.

    1. BigolBlue

      Time to move on from Cal

    2. IrishCat

      Cal supposed to hit more shots?

    3. Jiminy Crickets

      Cals offense is antique. Big guys stand around, perimeter guys never move after they run the weave, and pass around 3 line. Shot clock gets to 6-7 and drive and throw it at the rim. Vandy player zone, we looked like we’ve never seen it.

    4. catsarerunnin

      I’m surprised you’re not in the coaches HOF Jenny.

    5. makeitstop

      No Cal can’t hit the shots for them but his best shooting team this is not. And Jiminy is right – they move through once or twice then stand. If I knew how to fix it, I’d be making $6m/yr. but they look like they never saw a zone. It’s too late in the season for the lost ball in high weeds look. We’ve gone from a big man dominated, rebound grabbing, Jam it back in, bully team to a guard dominated team. Thank god for Quickley and Hagan the last week but it seems like a regression and that’s up to Cal to stop, it’s why he gets the big bucks.

    6. Matt10

      Jiminy, the offense has to be kept really simple because, remember, most of them are freshmen.
      Aside from poor offense, it’s pretty impressive to hold any team to 17 second half points. I’ll take the W.

  11. catsby90.1

    A win is a win, and I’ll never take one for granted, but geez was that boring lol. Also, for herro to be such a good player, why in the world can’t he make an entry pass???

    1. RealCatsFan

      It was an ugly game. Glad I didn’t pay the discounted $120 ticket price to see that in person.

    2. michaelb

      Same here lol 120$ for that ? I woulda been let down

  12. No more excuses cal

    Because cal don’t teach that in practice they just go over there draft speach players first

    1. Catsfan1715

      7 sweet 16’s, 6 elite 8’s, 4 final 4’s and a title. More than any program since 2010 with exception of the 1 title (tied for 2nd). Players first. If you add 2009 I’m pretty sure we are still 1st and 2nd (title) in each category. Players first

    2. No more excuses cal

      We also got some really bad losses to let’s see k state last year that cost you at least one final four on the list Wisconsin ouch that one hurt uconn x2 Kevin Ollie handed cal one of them by the way where he coaching at now and I could go on and on about cal having the best players and underachieving while others have had less talent and done just as much or more Villanova come to mind first

    3. Blue Bill

      What does that jibberish even mean? You can’t form a simple sentence but no doubt know much more than Coach Cal.

    4. Blue Bill

      Referring to NMEC.

    5. Skooms

      Yeah cause Villinova is just tearing it up this year huh? No, Jay Wrights formula works wonderful UNTIL someone leaves earlier than expected.

  13. Lexkyval

    We didnt start slow agaisnt bama. They were just much better. We didnt bog down till 2nd half.

  14. VirginiaCat

    It occurs to me that if we keep playing mediocre basketball, the mystique will fade and we will no longer be everyone’s super bowl. That’s part of Cal’s master plan and is brilliant.

  15. Righteous1

    That plan is working.

  16. michaelb

    120$ lower level for that ? Yikes . They’re gonna have to pay people to go in February

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  18. mcp157

    BBN has a lot of chicken littles out there. Let’s give the season time to unfold.