UK Men's Basketball

November 25, 2013

John Clay: Lack of effort won't cut it against top teams

Note to Kentucky: It's going to take more than seven minutes. That's true even if it is the final seven minutes of the game, like the final seven minutes Monday night at Rupp Arena, and you rally from a double-digit deficit to escape the upset clutches — "We needed this," said Coach John Calipari — and beat an inspired Cleveland State team 68-61 on your home floor.

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