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President Obama calls Calipari, speaks to Anthony Davis

President Obama calls Calipari, speaks to Anthony Davis

From the Athletics office:


Office of the Press Secretary
April 3, 2012
Readout of the President's Call with University of Men's Basketball Coach
Today, President called John Capilari to congratulate him and the University of Kentucky men's basketball team on their 2012 championship victory.  The President told Coach Capilari that his team played with class and dignity, and that it was a great game to watch.  Coach Capilari passed the phone to , and the President congratulated the Chicago native on earning the Final Four Most Outstanding Player Award.   The President also commended Coach Calipari on his first title win and told him that he looks forward to congratulating the entire team in person and receiving his own Wildcats jersey at the White House.

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