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Irish hope to shoot down streak in Rupp

Updated: January 17, 2003, 2:47 PM ET
By Jay Bilas | Special to ESPN.com

No. 9 Notre Dame at No. 16 Kentucky

GAME TIME: Saturday, 2 p.m. ET (CBS)

LAST MEETING: Kentucky 72, Notre Dame 65 (Jan. 19, 2002) SERIES: Kentucky leads, 39-17

Tubby Smith loses a first-round draft pick (Tayshaun Prince), a nationally-rated recruit (Rashaad Carruth), a terrific big man prospect to a rival SEC school (Jason Parker) ... and the Wildcats are a better team because of it.

How can that be? Because Tubby Smith can coach, and because these Wildcats ...

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