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2000s: Top College Basketball Upsets


Gardner-Webb 84, Kentucky 68 | Nov. 7, 2007

Gardner-Webb 84, Kentucky 68 | Nov. 7, 2007
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In Billy Gillispie's second game as coach of the winningest program in college basketball history, No. 20 Kentucky fell behind 14-0 and trailed by at least seven the rest of the way in a home loss to tiny Gardner-Webb, which finished 9-21 the previous season. "A lot of people are going to think this is a misprint," Bulldogs coach Rick Scruggs said. This marked just the start of a memorable week for the Atlantic Sun Conference: On the heels of GWU's victory, Mercer defeated No. 18 USC in O.J. Mayo's Trojans debut and Belmont dropped Cincinnati.
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