Jon Hood and Jarrod Polson have come to realize that Calipari is constantly searching for new ways to motivate and teach, even though he’s more than two decades into his head-coaching career. That’s why neither was surprised as Coach Cal has trotted out a new catchphrase early in preseason practices: Fail fast.
The ongoing confusion of the charge/block rule got a little clearer with the approval of the NCAA Player Rules Oversight Panel to change how the call will be made in the 2013-14 season.
A couple of weeks after the Division I Board of Directors passed a proposal to move the start of preseason practice up, the NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel will now consider several rule changes aimed at opening up the game, which saw its lowest average scoring since the 1981-82 season.
Big Blue Madness could start at an earlier date this year.
The Division I Board of Directors passed a proposal on Thursday that allows men’s basketball teams to begin practicing two weeks earlier than in the past, starting this fall.
A day after reporting that two major changes for college basketball — an earlier start to practice and a chance to a 30-second shot clock — could go into effect for the 2013-14 season, Andy Katz followed up with John Calipari to get his take on the proposed rule changes.
John Calipari has long called for some changes in the NCAA rule book. Although there are still plenty of improvements to be made in the eyes of college coaches, Saturday was a step in the right direction.
The NCAA is asking fans to vote for the top players, teams and moments in NCAA Tournament history, and last year’s national championship Kentucky team is among the entries.
ARLINGTON, Texas – One could blame it on the hour-and-a-half delay from the four-overtime Kentucky-Baylor women’s basketball game earlier in the night, but that would be making an excuse for a UK team that showed a lot of glaring holes in its 67-62 loss to Baylor on Friday night. No, after watching his team get […]