Travelers stopping by Shelby County Welcome Center on I-64 eastbound usually rush in and out of the restrooms. Sometimes they pick up maps or pamphlets. Sometimes they pepper the young man staffing the desk: “Where are the snack machines? How do you get to I-75? I'm lost.” And unbeknownst to travelers, they may be talking to talented artist and sports fanatic Clint Hedges.
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 22, 1969, Dan Issel joined the 1,000-point club. He did it in 49 games.