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UCLA Coach Steve Alford Calls Kentucky The Best Team He's Ever Coached Against, Says It Can Go Undefeated

Kentucky basketball has received praise all afternoon for its 83-44 dismantling of UCLA. For example, Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey said that playing against Kentucky was like playing against a team of professionals.

The praise for the Wildcats keeps pouring in, this time from Bruins coach Steve Alford. After UK obliterated UCLA, Alford called the Wildcats the best team he's ever coached against, and said that they have a shot at going undefeated.

">December 20, 2014

">December 20, 2014

It's really tough to predict that a team can run the table, but as ESPN's Dick Vitale pointed out, Kentucky has played its best against marquee opponents. With how talented and locked in John Calipari's squad is, maybe an undefeated season is possible.

Kentucky has its biggest test of the year so far in its next game, as the Wildcats will travel to Louisville to take on the Cardinals. The game is scheduled to tip off at 2:00 P.M. EST on Dec. 27 on ESPN2.