Cats come together, claw into Final Four

Brandon Knight & Co. beat UNC, reach national semifinals for first time since 1998

Updated: March 31, 2011, 9:40 AM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

NEWARK, N.J. -- Brandon Knight was standing at midcourt, mobbed by reporters, wearing a Kentucky baseball cap with a Final Four sticker on the bill as his teammates scaled a ladder nearby, cutting down one of the nets hanging from the baskets at the Prudential Center.

And yet, the 19-year-old freshman didn't look the least bit surprised.

Thousands of college basketball fans around the country are surprised. But it happened -- these No. 4-seeded Wildcats are headed to Houston and this ...

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