One of the more agitating (and perplexing) problems that faces college basketball coaches is having their team peak too early before the NCAA tournament. But for Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari, his team's rough start to the season all but ensures that won't be an issue.
Instead, he is focusing on getting his squad to where they need to be with about one month left until the big dance. With their recent great road win over Ole Miss and dismantling of South Carolina, the Wildcats look to finally be headed in the right direction.
But as has always been the case with Coach Cal's youngest and most inexperienced UK squad, there is still a lot of work to be done.
The following are five keys to making sure that the Wildcats have reached their full potential and peaked in time to make a run at returning to the Final Four.
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