20 Brad Calipari

Brad Calipari
Position
Guard
Class
FR
Hometown (Last School)
Franklin Lakes, N.J. (MacDuffie School)
Ht
6'0"
Wt
178
Current Team
Kentucky Wildcats

HIGH SCHOOL

Joined Kentucky after a productive final season at the MacDuffie School in Massachusetts … The 6-foot guard spent the last two seasons at MacDuffie after starting his high school career at Lexington Christian Academy … Developed into a sharpshooter during his final season at MacDuffie, where he shot a team-high 47 percent from behind the 3-point line … Averaged 15.3 points, 3.6 assists and 2.6 rebounds per game as a senior … Finished his career as a 1,000-point scorer … Was the MVP of the 2016 HoopHall Classic … Chosen for the 2016 Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic, where he scored nine points on three 3-pointers to go along with four rebounds … In January, played against incoming UK signee Wenyen Gabriel and scored 17 points on five made 3-pointers, while leading his team to a 69-61 victory over Gabriel’s squad from Wilbraham and Monson Academy (Massachusetts) … Also played golf … Earned academic honors for art, specializing in drawing.

PERSONAL

Born Nov. 11, 1996, in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey … The son of John and Ellen Calipari … Has two older sisters, Erin and Megan … His definition of a true hero is anyone who is a servant leader … Lists SpongeBob SquarePants as his favorite show … His father is the most influential person in his life … Chose Kentucky over UMass.