UK, Calipari Reportedly Close To Deal

The University of Kentucky could soon announce that John Calipari will be the next coach of its men’s basketball team. Various media reports say the University of Memphis coach has been in serious discussions with UK about the job and a deal is close. Kentucky is looking for a successor to Billy Gillispie, who was… Continue reading UK, Calipari Reportedly Close To Deal

UK's Gillispie Fired

Saying the chemistry was “just not right,” University of Kentucky Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart announced this afternoon that Billy Gillispie won’t return for another season as UK’s basketball coach. Gillispie compiled a 40-27 record during two seasons in Lexington. After losing eight of their last eleven regular season games this year, the Wildcats failed to… Continue reading UK's Gillispie Fired