LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - John Calipari is reassuring Kentucky
basketball fans that he plans to coach the Wildcats next year,
despite speculation he is being pursued by the NBA.
Calipari sent a message on Twitter on Friday that said: "I will
be coaching at Kentucky next year. Now let's finish what we
Calipari added that Kentucky is "the best job in the country"
but that he couldn't stop the speculation. He also said he was
addressing the topic for the last time.
Several reports have linked Calipari to the vacant head coaching
position with the NBA's Chicago Bulls and Derrick Rose, the point
guard he coached at Memphis.
A link to Coach John Calipari's Twitter page is attached to this story.
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