Clutch Three-Pointer Pushes Kentucky Past Michigan

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March 31, 2014 AT 4:06 AM
Before the season, Kentucky, the No. 1 team in America in the preseason, was expected to advance to its 16th Final Four in program history. But John Calipari’s young team had many bumps in the road, and after a 24-10 regular season, the Wildcats entered the Midwest Regional as the No. 8 seed. Kentucky peaked at the right time, however, as the Wildcats knocked off their third consecutive team from last season’s Final Four with a thrilling 75-72 win over No. 2 seed Michigan on Sunday in the Elite 8 of the Midwest Regional.