The Kentucky Wildcats retired Tony Delk's jersey during halftime of UK's game against Auburn on Saturday. Here's a video of the ceremony, courtesy of Kentucky Wildcats TV: Delk was the Most Outstanding Player of the 1996 NCAA Final Four and the Midwest Regional in leading UK to a 34-2 finish and the school's seventh national championship.
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 25, 1974, Kevin Grevey joined the 1,000-point club. He did it in 51 games.
- On February 25, 2017, freshman Malik Monk scored 33 points against Florida.