After claiming the 800th victory of his coaching career, John Calipari couldn't help but look back at how it all started. The upcoming schedule also prompted the Kentucky coach to reminisce just a bit as the No. 12 Wildcats (16-4) face No. 5 Kansas (17-2) on Saturday in Lawrence, Kan., as part of the Big 12/SEC Showdown. Met my wife at Kansas.
Pac-12 Networks' Roxy Bernstein and Eddie House take a closer look at Washington men's basketball's enthralling 60-58 triumph over visiting Colorado on Thursday, January 27th in Seattle. At 5-3 in conference competition (10-8 overall), the Huskies have already surpassed their conference win total from last season. Terrell Brown Jr. set the tone for Washington, scoring 26 points - his 11th time eclipsing the 20-point mark this season.
No. 3 Arizona, coming off a loss to its biggest rival, will try to bounce back against its in-state rival on Saturday when the Wildcats host Arizona State in Tucson, Ariz. Arizona (16-2, 6-1 Pac-12) fell 75-59 at No. 7 UCLA on Tuesday to end a three-game road trip. Nobody is looking for redemption more than point guard Kerr Kriisa, who endured the worst game of his career.