UK Wins 8th National Title

04/03/2012 03:19 PM

John Calipari captured his first National Championship, as the Kentucky Wildcats defeated the Kansas Jayhawks, 67 to 59. The Cats led by double-digits for more than 25 minutes of the game before Kansas went on run at the five minute mark in the second half and cut the Cats’ lead to as low as six. But thanks to some solid defensive stops and some clutch free throws in the final minutes, they brought home their 8th national championship.

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