Calipari to extend UK contract

Kentucky head coach John Calipari celebrates after defeating Michigan 75-72 and becoming the NCAA Midwest Regional Champions at the Elite 8 vs. Michigan at the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind., on Sunday, March 30, 2014. Photo by Emily Wuetcher | Staff

By Caitlin Schwartz sports@kykernel.com John Calipari silenced any talk about returning to the NBA after closing in on a deal with UK that will extend his contract by one year and $8 million, according to reporting from the Associated Press. The deal will last through the 2021-22 season, bringing in a total of $54 million […]

UK’s season was a failure

Kentucky players sit on the back of a golf cart as they are taken back to the locker room after their press conference after their Final Four game of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, In. Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com The college men’s basketball season has officially ended. And now the talk has turned from what could have been to who will or won’t stay for another season. But before the murmurings become a roar, let’s look at whether this UK season was a bust or not. So was it? In […]