John Clay

December 30, 2010 12:00 AM

John Clay: Pitino rising to Calipari's challenge

A lot has happened in a year. It was all new back on Jan. 2. It was new to us, anyway, this John Calipari-Rick Pitino rough-relationship stuff, from former friends to friendly foes to not-so-friendly foes to bitter rivals. It was Pitino's ninth season as Louisville's coach, but it was Calipari's first year as coach at Kentucky, the job Pitino had once held and abandoned.

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About John Clay

John Clay


A native of Central Kentucky and a 1981 graduate of the University of Kentucky, John Clay is an award-winning blogger who covered UK football for 13 seasons before being promoted to columnist in 2000.

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