A quick video that was making the rounds on social media Saturday night after Kentucky got creamed by Florida 88-66 featured a smiling, seemingly carefree and happy-go-lucky Malik Monk sitting on the bench while the score read Florida 83 Kentucky 64.
This has become the season of marquee matchups for Kentucky. They've already played traditional blue bloods North Carolina and UCLA. And, of course, they get Louisville EVERY year. Oh, and Michigan State--even if the Spartans aren't very good this year.
In an otherwise forgettable 1988-89 UK basketball season, Chris Mills, in a game against Austin Peay, had 19 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists to become the first Wildcat in history to put up a triple-double.
The 29th Governor's Cup game between no. 11 Louisville and Kentucky has the makings of one interesting match-up. Louisville's playoff hopes have all but diminished after their overwhelming loss to Houston last week. Kentucky became bowl eligible for the first time since 2010 after their sixth victor…