From the post-game press conference:
John Calipari: “You take each weekend by itself. You don’t look ahead, you don’t. You look at this coming weekend. And that’s the kind of stuff that I told them after the game. One way I said, I’m fine now. We get this off our plate. We don’t have to worry about a win streak, none of that. Let’s just go play this tournament.
“I wish this would have happened yesterday so we got home a day earlier, but . . . “