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UCLA says it will embrace the pace set by No. 1 Kentucky

UCLA says it will embrace the pace set by No. 1 Kentucky

It will be a Kentucky Derby, run indoors. The participants will wear high-end sneakers. They might feel like being put out to pasture after what could be the fastest 40 minutes in sports.

A possible documentary title: Thirteen Seconds or Less.

That’s the average amount of time both UCLA and Kentucky have needed to get a shot off this season heading into the showdown between the 11th-ranked Bruins (8-0) and top-ranked Wildcats (7-0) on Saturday at Rupp Arena.

Arizona State Coach Bobby Hurley said he hadn’t seen a faster team after Kentucky obliterated his Sun Devils by 46 points Monday.

The Bruins say they will embrace the...

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