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John Calipari's Daughters Respond To Critical Kentucky Fans On Twitter

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats looks on in the post game press conference after being defeated by the Wisconsin Badgers.

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 04: Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats looks on in the post game press conference after being defeated by the Wisconsin Badgers during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Wisconsin defeated Kentucky 71-64. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

You can count on John Calipari's daughters to always have his back.

Saturday was not a good night for Kentucky hoops. The Wildcats dropped a home game to Florida, and did not land five-star small forward Zion Williams, who chose Duke instead.

Duke now has the top three players in the 2018 class committed or signed to them, meaning the Blue Devils have continued to make their presence felt in the world of "one-and-done" recruiting. Kentucky used to have the one-and-done market locked up.

Additionally, it seems like some Kentucky fans aren't happy with the product on the court right now. The Wildcats brought in an elite recruiting class featuring eight highly-ranked prospects, but the team has struggled with injuries, a lack of depth and outside shooting this season.

Some Kentucky fans have voiced their criticism on social media, leading John Calipari's daughters to back their father against "haters."

Erin Calipari took the lead, arguing that her dad cares more about the well-being and futures of his players than he does the team's success. Calipari himself has stressed that his top priority is preparing players for the next level, not winning national titles or bust.

That doesn't mean Coach Cal doesn't want to win. He just claims to care more about his players than wins and losses.

This rubs some Kentucky fans the wrong way.

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Not to be left out, Megan Calipari also jumped in to help her sister.

Currently, the Wildcats are 14-5 overall and could be out of the AP Top 25 tomorrow. They have a lot of talent on the roster, but the construction of the team might limit Kentucky's ceiling this year.

Then again, no one though that 2013-14 team would amount to much before it got hot and reached the national title game as a No. 8 seed.

There's a long time until March Madness.