Frank Martin on John Calipari: “He’s misunderstood”

Frank Martin

Sipping coffee and batting leadoff at Media Day, new coach was quick to heap praise on the league’s most polarizing coach this morning at the Wynfry Hotel.  “I think Cal is one of the great misunderstood people in the profession,” he said of head coach John Calipari.  Martin, who came to USC via State this offseason, said the two programs he’s most familiar with in the league are and Florida.  Regarding his claim that Calipari is “misunderstood,” Martin stated that, “He doesn’t get enough credit for coaching.”