The University of Kentucky is reportedly one of the final schools vying for coveted recruit Brandon Knight of Pine Crest School, and coach John Calipari is apparently taking every chance possible to see him in person. The next comes Monday, when Knight, ranked the No. 1 senior nationally many services, and Pine Crest face Jefferson at 1:15 p.m. at the Flyin' to the Hoop boys basketball event at Trent Arena.
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 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.