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Kentucky's John Calipari Takes To Twitter To Discuss Rough Draft Night

John Calipari sits in a Kentucky sweatshirt.

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Kentucky had three players taken in the 2016 NBA Draft, but there's no doubt that head coach John Calipari has had more successful years at the helm. The Wildcats saw Jamal Murray taken at No. 7 overall by Denver, Skal Labissiere taken at No. 28 by Phoenix (and later traded to Sacramento) and Tyler Ulis taken at No. 34 by the Phoenix Suns. All three were projected to be drafted higher than they wound up going.

Calipari, who, per usual, was in attendance to support his players, addressed the situation after the draft on Twitter. He admitted that he wished his players had gone higher, but also reminded everyone that it's still a life-changing event for them. He's also confident that Alex Poythress, who went undrafted, will be signed soon.

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To be fair, most college programs would love to have three of their players selected in any NBA Draft. Regardless, it sure seems that Calipari is disappointed with how the night turned out.