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Morning Newspaper: Dream Game Blues Edition


This morning, the big news is the 74-71 loss by Kentucky to arch-foe Louisville last night on a last-second three pointer.  Not a great way to begin your morning, but disappointment is part of every basketball fan's life.

And now, for the news:

2008 Dream Game News

  • Strong performance from Patterson.  Leading off with something positive here.
  • "To lose a game like that is pretty heart-breaking." -- Jodie Meeks.
  • Great rivalry delivers a great game.
  • "The Wildcats are strangely adept at finding new ways to hand possession of the ball to the other team. There is almost an art to the violence they commit to the basketball. It's like a Tarantino movie." -- Mike DeCourcy  
  • We didn't make the statement.  The score is up there. We lost." -- Patrick Patterson [Patterson gets it.  Moral victories are for losers. --Ed.]
  • Some fans were conflicted.
  • We still don't know for sure what the T on Gillispie was about.
  • More post-game thoughts.
  • Turnovers continue to hurt Kentucky.  [Ya think? --Ed.]
  • Fantastic finish at Freedom Hall.

Other UK News

  • Brooks showing the right moves.
  • Liberty Bowl leftovers.
  • Running backs are a top recruiting priority for Kentucky.

NCAA Football News

NCAA Basketball News

  • Boston College defeats North Carolina.
  • California upsets #17 Arizona State.

Other New of Interest

  • Former 'Cat seeks second career.