'Play like a Wildcat': UK calls on ex-Cats for intro video

Herald-Leader Staff ReportFebruary 15, 2014 

Kentucky Wildcats guard/forward James Young (1) grabs a rebound as the University of Kentucky hosted theUniversity of Florida on February 15, 2014 in Rupp Areana. Photo by Mark Mahan

MARK MAHAN — Herald-Leader Buy Photo

The University of Kentucky called on the help of six former Wildcats to get revved up for Saturday night's game against Florida in Rupp Arena.

Archie Goodwin, Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, Patrick Patterson, Darius Miller and John Wall appeared in a video UK played before the game, each with an inspirational message for the Wildcats, interspersed with highlights.

Archie Goodwin of the Phoenix Suns: "Play without fear.

Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Hornets: "Play every possession."

DeMarcus Cousins of the Sacramento Kings: "You gotta play with emotion."

Patrick Patterson of the Toronto Raptors: "Play with purpose."

Darius Miller of the New Orleans Hornets: "Play like champions."

John Wall of the Washington Wizards closed out the cameos with this line: "Play like a Wildcat!"

Watch the video below, courtesy of UK Athletics:

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