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John Wall’s mother, Frances Pulley, couldn’t help but feel overwhelmed last night

John Wall - photo by Julie Jacobsen

- photo by Julie Jacobsen

Moments after her only son left his mark on – after freshman John Wall proved once more why he is the best college basketball player in America – Frances Pulley stood in Section 88 of the nation's most historic basketball venue and couldn't help but feel overwhelmed.  Strangers were giving her congratulatory pats on the back while autograph seekers waited for Wall to finish a television interview at center court. When he finally exited through the tunnel, fans began chanting his name.  Read article.

On This Day In UK Basketball History

On February 23, 1970, Dan Issel scored 47 points against Alabama.

 

On February 23, 2019, with an 80-53 victory over Auburn, 10th-year head coach John Calipari moves past Joe B. Hall for the second most victories by a UK head coach in program history. He trails only the Baron of the Bluegrass, Adolph Rupp.

 

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