LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Ousted Kentucky coach Billy Gillispie says
he has no hard feelings toward Kentucky after the university fired
him on Friday.
Gillispie said at a news conference Saturday that his one regret
during his turbulent two years was not winning enough games .
The Wildcats went 40-27 under Gillispie and missed the NCAA
tournament for the first time in 18 years this season while going
University officials said Gillispie wasn't the right fit and the
school doesn't plan on paying him a $6 million buyout because he
never signed a contract. Gillispie says he felt he did everything
necessary to get the program back on track and expects to receive
all $6 million.
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