UK Men's Basketball

June 17, 2011

UK acquiesces to NCAA on 500-win ruling on Calipari

After months of debate with the NCAA, the University of Kentucky accepted the NCAA's decision that the recognition of John Calipari's 500th coaching victory was in error. Because of 42 vacated victories when he coached at Massachusetts and Memphis, Calipari had officially achieved his 458th career victory when UK beat Florida on Feb. 26.

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