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Despite difficulty, the Big 5 rivalries live on

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ESPN's Dana O'Neil wrote an article today about how the tradition of the Big 5 has carried on despite the scheduling conflicts that arise each year. Jay Wright commented on the issues that the Big 5 schedule creates for the Wildcats saying, "The scheduling is impossible because you always get caught with an opportunity for a national game that you can’t play because you agreed to a Big 5 game on that date. And it’s not like these are easy games. These are really hard games. But you have to decide, you have to be all-in or you’re out. We decided we would be all-in.’’

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