RBN tidbits from around the web. * Billy Gillispie was fired at Kentucky because he was apparently not the “right fit.” And if “fit” was really what Kentucky wanted right now, then maybe Rick Pitino’s recommendation of John Pelphrey or Travis Ford might be more relevant.
We’ve been having a lot of fun doing this site for a while now. So now…let’s take just a moment to recap some of our favorite headlines from over the years, shall we?
Ryan Malashock: Arkansas Offers Job To Memphis’ Calipari Arkansas athletic director Frank Broyles offered the Razorbacks men’s basketball job to Memphis coach John Calipari on Friday in Atlanta, sources close to both basketball programs said Saturday. The sources said Calipari can now be considered Arkansas’ top target for the position that opened when Stan Heath [...]
Rick Pitino: “I would never ever leave [Louisville] to go to another college because they’re my family.” John Calipari: “I have repeatedly stated that as long as [the university's] commitment remains strong, I will be the head coach at the University of Memphis.”