Kentucky

OFFICIAL: Flint joins Kentucky Basketball Staff

The Kentucky men’s basketball program has added James “Bruiser” Flint – a former John Calipari assistant with more than 30 years of coaching experience – to the staff as an assistant coach. Flint will fill an opening created earlier this month when associate head coach Kenny Payne accepted an offer to join the New York

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Kentucky, Calipari agree to long term deal

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has agreed to a long-term contract with coach John Calipari that will allow him to finish his career with the Wildcats. Calipari’s current deal was amended in March 2017 to run through the 2023-24 season, with a base annual salary of $8 million plus incentives. Men’s basketball spokesman Eric Lindsey

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HoopDirt.com Daily News – 1/17/18

HoopDirt.com’s Daily News from the college basketball coaching world… UTEP released financial information regarding pay for interim men’s basketball coach Phil Johnson as part of an open records request submitted by KVIA. As an assistant under Tim Floyd, Johnson was making about $198,000 per year plus bonuses that included one month’s extra pay for making

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PDF: Calipari Contract Extension Details

Kentucky Head Coach John Calipari inked a two-year contract extension on Monday. Here is a PDF of the Amendment as well as a PDF of Coach Calipari’s updated contact terms. The amendment to Calipari’s contract extends his deal from March 30, 2022 to March 30, 2024. Calipari’s total guaranteed compensation – including base salary, media/endorsement

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3/14/16 – Tuesday Starting Five (Conference Championship Edition)

HoopDirt.com’s Tuesday Starting Five Presented by FastModel Sports FastModel Sports® is the creator of FastDraw® & FastScout®, the best play diagramming and report building software in basketball. FastDraw is used by all U.S. professional teams, 85% of college teams, and 6,000+ high school and youth teams. Learn more about FastDraw here. By Lucas Shapiro / HoopDirt.com Contributor This week’s Starting

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Bluegrass State Dirt…

Some things that I’ve heard from the great state of Kentucky… I can confirm that Kentucky State head coach Darnell Williams has resigned.  He had been an assistant for the Thorobreds since 2012, and took over as the head coach just before the 2015-16 season.  KSC finished this season with an 11-14 (9-9) record.  Williams

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Daily Roundup – 12/15/15

The Buffalo Business Journal has been running a series where they post the latest financial reports from Western New York’s private colleges.  Today, they published the actual form 990 that St. Bonaventure University submitted to the IRS.   The form itself is not very interesting to read – too many numbers for me, but it does list

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