Kentucky Basketball: John Calipari Helps Raise Money For Charity

Kentucky basketball head coach John Calipari has helped raise an unbelievable amount of money for Louisiana flood relief. The University of Kentucky has given fans, students, teachers, and alumni another reason to be proud. With the help of the American Red Cross and the Lexington Legends, Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari organized an event to raise money […] Kentucky...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
2 hours ago

Kentucky basketball: Former Wildcats stars return

The John Calipari Basketball Fantasy Experience is a place where, according to its website, you can live a weekend in the life of a University of Kentucky basketball player. For Karl-Anthony Towns, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Andrew Harrison, “re-living” might have been the better term to use. The three former Kentucky basketball stars returned to Lexington this weekend to spend...
Via Campus Sports Net
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky Basketball: John Calipari Still Aiming For 40-0 Season

Kentucky basketball head coach John Calipari has two goals that have yet to be achieved. One of the two: an undefeated season. The path to perfection is one unwelcoming to the weak of heart. Perfection is only achieved by those who have been through the pain and struggle of imperfection. Kentucky basketball head coach John […] Kentucky Basketball: John Calipari Still Aiming For...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
23 hours ago

Kentucky's Calipari: Willis won't miss games despite arrest

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Kentucky coach John Calipari says senior forward Derek Willis won't miss any game time despite his June arrest for public intoxication. A Boone County deputy arrested Willis in Union on June 11 after finding him asleep and lying outside the open driver's side door of a car. The arrest citation said the deputy noticed a strong odor of alcohol coming from Willis...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Calipari hosts charity softball for Louisiana flood relief

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Kentucky coach John Calipari will donate proceeds from a charity softball game featuring Karl-Anthony Towns to Louisiana flood relief. The coach says his foundation is working with the American Red Cross to help flood victims through a text campaign. Calipari expressed sadness Thursday about the level of damage he's seen, saying ''no donation is too small'...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

John Calipari announces new book for November release

John Calipari has built his reputation on getting the most out of elite groups of young talent. Only Mike Krzyzewski can match John Calipari’s college basketball recruiting prowess at this point. His ability to succeed with an ever-rotating cast of top talent is the basis for his newly announced book, Success is the Only Option: The Art of Coaching Extreme Talent. He announced...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

John Calipari Reveals Part Of His Marketing Pitch On Twitter

John Calipari, head coach of Kentucky men’s basketball, likely doesn’t have much trouble selling his program at this point, considering he’s put dozens of players in the NBA over the past decade. But that doesn’t mean he doesn’t have his marketing pitch down. Monday morning, he took to Twitter to reveal what he told a young player who told him that he wants to play with...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

NCAA investigating USF men’s basketball for academic fraud

The South Florida basketball program is under investigation for academic fraud, according to Jeff Goodman of ESPN. Assistant coach Oliver Antigua, the brother of head coach Orlando Antigua, has been told he cannot go out on the road for recruiting this month, probably in response to the investigation. ORlando Antigua took over at South Florida before the 2014 season after spending...
Via The Comeback
July 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Calipari has idea to increase scoring in college basketball

John Calipari has more Twitter followers than anyone in college sports – by far. The Kentucky men’s basketball coach spewed some thoughts at his 1.5 million followers on Sunday afternoon.  Basically: Coach Cal is upset with all the contact that is being made with shooters during the process of a shot. Everything in our game trickles down. Watching games this weekend and...
Via College Spun
July 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Dan Le Batard critical of John Calipari's appearance on ESPN

John Calipari is all over ESPN today.  Kentucky’s men’s basketball coach, on the day of the NBA Draft, is going through ESPN’s “Car Wash.” He was already on "Mike & Mike" and "First Take" and is scheduled to be on "SportsCenter," "Russillo & Kanell," "His & Hers" and "Highly Questionable."  Had a great time co-hosting @MikeAndMike with @KarlTowns and...
Via College Spun
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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