Kentucky Coach John Calipari said Monday he might lose more than half a dozen players to the NBA draft.
"We could lose seven guys," Calipari said. "Seven is a definitely possibility."
Calipari made his comments at a downtown news conference after his election to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
Calipari said he got lucky this season when several players, notably Willie Cauley-Stein and twins Aaron and Andrew Harrison opted to return.
That forced Calipari to blend those players with a new bumper crop of freshmen recruits.
Calipari skillfully used a platoon system to lead Kentucky to a 38-0 record before Saturday's loss to...