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Calipari’s milestone overshadowed by important in-game milestones

UK head coach John Calipari reached a milestone with UK’s 76-68 victory over Florida on Saturday at Rupp Arena: Win No. 500 as a collegiate head coach, the culmination of working 19 years on the sideline (yes, that includes those 38 victories he had at Memphis during the 2007-08 season that were later vacated by the NCAA). But Calipari wasn’t bothered about the possibility of reaching the individual milestone because he was more focused on getting…

John Calipari

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head coach John Calipari reached a milestone with UK's 76-68 victory over on Saturday at Rupp Arena: Win No. 500 as a collegiate head coach, the culmination of working 19 years on the sideline (yes, that includes those 38 victories he had at Memphis during the 2007-08 season that were later vacated by the NCAA).  But Calipari wasn't bothered about the possibility of reaching the individual milestone because he was more focused on getting…

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