Kentucky Basketball: The 5 Most Unlikely Success Stories in Wildcats History

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Kentucky Basketball: The 5 Most Unlikely Success Stories in Wildcats History
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Kentucky basketball has a storied history made up of blue-chip recruits and big-name coaches. 

From John Calipari to Adolph Rupp and Dan Issel to Anthony Davis, everyone knows Kentucky's famous names. However, mixed in with them are a handful of surprises who helped to lead the Wildcats to Final Fours and championships. 

The following will look at the five most unlikely success stories in Kentucky's history. 

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