Originally Posted by New York Red
How many of those did Coach K actually schedule head-to-head, in advance? I can guess.
Not sure why this matters. They played em, didn't they? Agreeing to play in Maui or any other ESPN arranged "classic" is agreeing to play in a difficult game... Away from home.
The ironic part is that UK is moving towards the "Duke model" in scheduling. Fewer home and homes, fewer nonconference rivalry games.
2nd irony: Coach K is a "coward" but is about to agree to play UK in a neutral site series.