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Felger & Mazz: April 9, 2014

The Felger and Massarotti Show from Wednesday, April 9.

04/09/2014

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Felger & Mazz: April 8, 2014

The Felger and Massarotti Show from Tuesday, April 8.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/08/2014

James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts against the Connecticut Huskies during the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Kentucky Guard James Young

Young scored 20 points for Kentucky last night, twice as many as the next highest-scoring Wildcat, in a 60-54 loss to Connecticut. This was Young’s ninth 20-plus point game and he led Kentucky with 17 in the Final Four win over Wisconsin.

04/08/2014

Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel Championship

Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.

04/08/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Buy Or Sell: John Calipari Will Leave Kentucky For The Lakers

Coach Cal is rumored to be the next head coach of the Lakers and it’s supposedly a “done deal.” Buy or Sell that, plus four other sports topics!

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/08/2014

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Mazz: ‘I Hope UConn Gets Smoked By Kentucky’

We knew Tony Massarotti is not a fan of the state of Connecticut, but apparently that extends to their college basketball programs as well — especially their women’s team.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/07/2014

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Joe Sullivan On NCAA Tournament: ‘We Can’t Underestimate UConn Anymore’

Joe Sullivan of the Boston Globe has been covering the NCAA tournament and he came on Toucher and Rich Monday morning to talk about the job of Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie and how UConn, led by Roxbury native Shabazz Napier, defied all odds to make the championship game.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/07/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks with Aaron Harrison #2, Alex Poythress #22 and Andrew Harrison #5. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of Age

Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.

04/04/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats (L) and Rick Pitino of the Louisville Cardinals. (Photos by Jonathan Daniel and Andy Lyons of Getty Images)

Better Coach: John Calipari Or Rick Pitino?

Former NFL veteran and Sports Hub personality Jermaine Wiggins has an opinion on everything, so when he’s in studio Tuesday afternoons Michael Felger and Tony Massarotti have a number of questions at their disposal and ready to go for him to answer.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/01/2014

The Kentucky Wildcats celebrate defeating the Kansas Jayhawks 67-59 in the National Championship Game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on April 2, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Kentucky Wins Eighth NCAA Title, First Since 1998

Kentucky parlayed a roster full of NBA talent into a 67-59 victory Monday night over Kansas for the team’s eighth national NCAA basketball title – its first since 1998.

04/03/2012

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