Originally written on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 11/17/14

NEW ORLEANS - MARCH 20: Coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks to his team during the second round of the 2010 NCAA men's basketball tournament at the New Orleans Arena on March 20, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Dave Martin/Getty Images)
Kentucky head coach John Calipari has had quite a fall from grace over the past year. He was on top of the world just twelve months ago after winning a National Championship with one of the best college basketball teams in the last decade. The 2012-13 season was a different story. With the number one recruiting class in the country, Calipari and Kentucky were mediocre at best during the regular season. After failing to make the NCAA tournament, the Wildcats ended their embarrassment of a season with a first round loss in the NIT at Robert Morris. While in-state rival Louisville was preparing for their first NCAA tournament game as the overall number one seed on Kentucky’s home floor, Calipari’s season came to an end in an arena that only holds 3,056 people. Salt was added to the wound yesterday, while Calipari was at Madison Central High School visiting a recruit. Marita Jones Kinley is a teacher and coach at Madison Central. Apparently one of the students at the school called him R...
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