NCAA Tournament

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Previewing the Final Four teams of the NCAA Tournament

UNC has been to the Final Four 20 times, the most in the NCAA. But the other three teams have combined for just four appearances. Here's a rundown of the Final Four teams and how they got there.

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Calipari credits Bam, Briscoe for work that doesn’t show up in stats

Kentucky head coach John Calipari gave an opening statement in Saturday’s press conference that acknowledged the hustle of Edrice Adebayo, nicknamed Bam, and Isaiah Briscoe who only scored two and five points, respectively, in Kentucky's 86-75 win over UCLA. Combined the two players contributed nine assists and made plays that Calipari noticed. “That stuff doesn’t show up in stats, but when you’re coaching you understand the importance of it,” Calipari said.

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Previewing the Final Four teams of the NCAA Tournament

UNC has been to the Final Four 20 times, the most in the NCAA. But the other three teams have combined for just four appearances. Here's a rundown of the Final Four teams and how they got there.
Eric Garland McClatchy
Previewing the Final Four teams of the NCAA Tournament 1:14

Previewing the Final Four teams of the NCAA Tournament

What Calipari and the Cats said of game against UNC 9:03

What Calipari and the Cats said of game against UNC

Calipari credits Bam, Briscoe for work that doesn’t show up in stats 1:32

Calipari credits Bam, Briscoe for work that doesn’t show up in stats

Coach Calipari takes questions on returning to Memphis for UCLA tip-off 7:25

Coach Calipari takes questions on returning to Memphis for UCLA tip-off

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