Lexington Herald-Leader columnist John Clay outlines why John Calipari (above) and the Kentucky Wildcats need to beat North Carolina Saturday in Lexington, Ky., in his column today. In essence, he says games like Saturday's matchup of the No. 5 Wildcats and No. 10 Tar Heels is why Calipari was hired.
The key passage of the column:
"John Calipari was hired to win NCAA championships.
"And to do that, you have to compete with North Carolina.
"Better still, you have to beat Carolina."Read the full column here.