INDIANAPOLIS --- Both Louisville and Kentucky spoke to the media for 30 minutes Thursday afternoon, ahead of Friday's Sweet 16 meeting in the Battle of the Bluegrass.
Rick Pitino and John Calipari conducted press conferences. Meanwhile, the Cards and Cats opened their locker rooms for player interviews.
The rivalry (or lack thereof inside the actual locker rooms), adjustments from the first meeting, Louisville's speed, and Kentucky's size were all hot topics.
Click on the links below to watch all of WDRB Sports' raw interviews from both UofL and UK:
Rick Pitino press conference - CLICK HERE
Russ Smith - CLICK HERE
Luke Hancock - CLICK HERE
Chris Jones - CLICK HERE
Stephan Van Treese - CLICK HERE
Montrezl Harrell - CLICK HERE
Tim Henderson - CLICK HERE
John Calipari press conference - CLICK HERE
Willie Cauley-Stein - CLICK HERE
Andrew Harrison - CLICK HERE
Aaron Harrison - CLICK HERE
Alex Poythress - CLICK HERE
Jarrod Polson - CLICK HERE
Jon Hood - CLICK HERE