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Keith Taylor: Calipari looking for more toughness and fight following victory over Albany in season opener

Kentucky has never lost a season opener under John Calipari. The trend continued Friday night. Although not a blowout, the second-ranked Wildcats, 7-0 under Calipari in season openers, began the new campaign with a 78-65 victory over Albany at Rupp Arena. After two exhibition blowouts and a double-digit win over the Great Danes, Calipari knows his team isn’t in March mode and is looking for more...