John Calipari (Vicky Graff Photo)
By LARRY VAUGHT
Kentucky goes into Southeastern Conference play with more confidence than it probably has had since early November.
“They gotta understand, their confidence comes from within, not exterior. It’s not someone else that builds your confidence and it’s not someone else that takes your confidence away,” Kentucky coach John Calipari said.
“By working hard — what a coach can do is drive them to do more than they think they can do to push them so they look at themselves and say, ‘Wow, I didn’t know I could do this. Man, this is making me better. I love this.’ And you can be hard on them; you can challenge them. You can be tough. That helps them build their own confidence.” Read more... (333 words, 1 image, estimated 1:20 mins reading time)