For those who live in and around Memphis — latitude 35 north, longitude 90 west — the omnipresent fear relates to the power that scientists tell us will one day be unleashed by subterranean forces beneath the thick, clay soil. But other, more primal forces would define our shared existence and shape how we remember this first decade of the 21st century — the 10-year span some call the aughts, some the zeroes.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, 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.
On This Day In UK Basketball History
- On February 25, 1974, Kevin Grevey joined the 1,000-point club. He did it in 51 games.
- On February 25, 2017, freshman Malik Monk scored 33 points against Florida.