Memphis Tigers head basketball coach Josh Pastner was on the hot seat the second half of the season as his team struggled in Conference USA play with embarrassing losses to Rice, East Carolina, SMU, among others.
However, the Tigers came together in the last month to win the C-USA tournament and earn an NCAA Tournament bid [...]
In the heat of the moment, coaches say all kinds of things to their players. And when you’re a coach like the University of Kentucky’s basketball coach, John Calipari, you’re even more likely to tip the vessel of profanity laced tirades.
According to several sources including Sports Enterprise Columnist, Dan Wolken, Coach Calipari called freshman Terrance [...]
Kentucky Wildcats basketball coach John Calipari announced on Sunday, via his Facebook page, that junior guard Darnell Dodson will not play for the Wildcats in the 2010-2011 season.
“Practice is underway as we prepare for our Canada trip, [and] I’m pleased with the energy everyone brought,” Calipari said. “I do want to let you all know [...]
Michael Gilchrist, the #1 prep basketball recruit in the 2011 recruiting class, gave a verbal on Wednesday to the Kentucky Wildcats.
The announcement came as no surprise as many have believed Gilchrist would pop up collegiately wherever Wildcats basketball coach John Calipari was coaching.
Gilchrist can’t actually sign with the Wildcats until the fall. He will be [...]
Kentucky Wildcats assistant basketball coach Rod Strickland, the NBA’s eighth all-time leader in assists and most famous for eating multiple hot dogs during half-time of games, was arrested for DUI early Sunday morning by Lexington, KY police.. Strickland has three prior DUI arrests.
According to police reports, they arrested Strickland just before 3 a.m. at Tates [...]