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Could John Calipari survive in the Alaskan wilderness? Mark Few says no

Even Cal’s family doesn’t have faith in Alaskan Cal.

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Last night was Selection Sunday, which means it was time for Coach Cal’s annual TV interviews across all platforms.

This included him talking about his wife, Ellen, how tough Abilene Christian is going to be for his Kentucky Wildcats, and how much the SEC has improved with seven teams in the tournament:

Cal then went of course and started about his favorite shows, which included Alaska: The Last Frontier, and claimed that he could live in the Alaskan wilderness.

Well Gonzaga Bulldogs head coach Mark Few doesn’t think he could:

Cal double-down on his claim earlier today on Twitter:

But it seems that the entire Calipari family, besides Coach, doesn’t agree with that sentiment:

Either way, you know Coach Cal is feeling good when he’s talking about surviving in the woods ahead of the biggest time of the college basketball season. Swaggy Cal is the best Cal, although I don’t see him being a poop-in-the-woods kind of guy, like he claims.