Bill Clinton met with the players too…

Walter Cornett April 23, 2012
Bill Clinton with the team (photo by Chet White, UK Athletics)

Bill Clinton with the team (photo by Chet White, UK Athletics)

Our 42nd president, President Bill Clinton, was in town Monday to speak to Fayette County students at Rupp Arena. While he was here, he wanted – and we wanted him – to meet the team.  Mr. Clinton stopped by just after lunch and met in our locker room at the Joe Craft Center. The players had a chance to introduce themselves and take individual pictures with the president before we took a team picture with him.  What really meant a lot to me is the fact that he said he had never seen a group this talented that played so well together as a team.

 

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Walter Cornett, of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter’s Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.