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Kilkenny Wants Kent Back

Oregon's incoming Athletic Director Pat Kilkenny has cleared the air regarding his feelings toward Ernie Kent. "Oh, yeah, how could you not want him back?" quotes Kilkenny in a post-game interview following Oregon's 85-77 loss to Florida in Sunday's Elite-8 game.

If recording 29 wins, a Pac-10 Tournament Championship and an Elite-8 appearance isn't enough to put the matter to rest once and for all, Kilkenny's statement regarding Kent should. Headed into the season, Kent had been under pressure because of two frustrating seasons in which a highly touted recruiting class was supposed to deliver the Ducks from an also-ran to a title contender. In 2004 when... Recommended Stories

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