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Five Wildcats taken in first round

Updated: June 25, 2010, 8:18 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- The Wildcats made the move to pluck John Calipari away from Memphis 14 months ago because Kentucky's administration, from the president to the athletic director, knew that he would be a draw for elite talent.

He proved he could land pro-bound players at Memphis with the past two NBA Rookie of the Year winners, Derrick Rose (Chicago) and Tyreke Evans (Sacramento).

Regardless of the polarizing opinions about Calipari, he has delivered on his charge. Kentucky ...

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