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John Calipari listening and learning, speaks out about racial inequality during NABC webinar

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today John Calipari is listening and learning. The Kentucky coach took part in a discussion on race relations during a webinar sponsored by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. He joined former Oregon coach Ernie Kent, Houston coach Kelvin Sampson and Ron Hunter of Tulane. Frank Martin of South Carolina and Pat Chambers of Penn State also were part of the discussion. Like...

Calipari earns third national Coach of
the Year award of career from NABC

John Calipari was named Coach of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches for the third time in his career (UK Athletics Photo / Andrew Weber-USA TODAY   For the third time in his career, John Calipari has been named national Coach of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches.   Calipari moved into second place alone for the most all-time NABC Coach of...

NABC bestows national Coach of the Year honors on Cats' Calipari for a third time

John Calipari was named Coach of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches for the third time in his career (UK Athletics Photo / Andrew Weber-USA TODAY   For the third time in his career, John Calipari has been named national Coach of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches.   Calipari moved into second place alone for the most all-time NABC Coach of...

National Association of Basketball Coaches honors two EKU Colonels for high grades

Eric Stutz and Deverin Muff were honored by the coaches group for their excellence in the classroom. (Photo provided)   Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball players Eric Stutz and Deverin Muff were selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches 2013-14 Honors Court, which recognizes men’s basketball players that excelled in academics during the past season.   In...

EKU three-point ace Glenn Cosey receives All-District 19 honor from coaches association

Adding to an exciting season and bid in the NCAA Tournament, Glenn Cosey received All-District 19 honors from the National Association of Basketball Coaches. (Photo from EKU)   Eastern Kentucky University senior Glenn Cosey was selected first team All-District 19 by the National Association of Basketball Coaches.   The Flint, Mich., native helped the Colonels (24-9) capture the Ohio Valley...