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Calipari signs contract extension with Kentucky through 2022

Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a one-year contract extension through 2022 that will pay him a total of $54 million.

The contract was signed on May 13 and a copy was obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press through an open records request. 91 more words


SEC agenda includes graduate transfers, satellite camps

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference agenda for spring meetings leans heavily toward ensuring other leagues don’t have any competitive advantage, either from satellite camps or graduate transfers. 726 more words

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Tony Barbee promoted to assistant coach at Kentucky

AUBURN — After serving as a “special assistant to the head coach” for mentor and friend John Calipari last season, former Auburn coach Tony Barbee was promoted to assistant coach on Friday, the school announced. 326 more words

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Barbee fills UK assistant coach opening

As expected, John Calipari has filled his assistant coach opening with a current Kentucky staff member.

Tony Barbee has been moved to full-time assistant coach, UK announced Friday. 274 more words

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Donnie Tyndall exploring all options, including NBA

Since his firing from Tennessee in March, Donnie Tyndall has had some extra time on his hands.

He’s filled it with the NBA playoffs, exercise and his family, Tyndall said Thursday in an interview with New Orleans radio station KLRZ-FM. 358 more words

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Georgia to start work on indoor practice facility in January

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Georgia plans to begin construction in January on a new indoor facility that will give the football team a long-awaited practice location during bad weather. 94 more words

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St. John's Lands Star Point Guard Marcus 'Bright Lights' LoVett Out Of Chicago

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — This qualifies as a coup.

Picking up where former head coach Steve Lavin left off, Chris Mullin has completed the stunning recruitment of one of the nation’s best high school guards. 235 more words