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VAUGHT: Galloway misses his grandfather

VAUGHT:  Galloway misses his grandfather

Sometimes it's easy to forget that even big-time athletes have personal problems that could easily make games seem not nearly as important to them as they might under normal circumstances. That thought hit me Saturday as I listened to Kentucky junior Kevin Galloway explain his late defensive mistake that led to the open game-winning shot by LSU.

However, I also remembered that about 48 hours earlier Galloway had been in California attending his grandfather's funeral. I wondered how he balanced the funeral and the game, so I asked him. "It was a tough week for me. An awful lot of emotions to deal with. It was tough to come play today," he admitted. "It... Recommended Stories

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