John Calipari embracing and adapting to change in college basketball
04/24/2015 04:56 PM
LEXINGTON — The Commonwealth Athletic Club of Kentucky presented University of Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari with the Adolph Rupp Coach of the Year award on Thursday, making Cal the first ever two-time recipient of the Rupp Cup (2010).
During his acceptance speech, Coach Calipari took a few moments to reflect upon the state of college basketball, how much the game has changed since the days Rupp roamed the sidelines in Lexington, and to where it’s heading in the future.
The KSTV crew discussed the pros and cons of the modern era of college basketball, identifying how Calipari has been able to adapt and embrace change to bring Kentucky basketball back into the national spotlight.