UK and Calipari Respond to Allegations

In response to Memphis receiving a letter from the NCAA…

STATEMENT FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF

First and foremost, there are no allegations against Head Men’s Basketball Coach John Calipari. Coach Calipari was forthcoming with the University of during the hiring process about any issues under investigation at the University of Memphis at that time.

It is normal procedure for the to ask a former coach to participate in a hearing. Therefore, Coach Calipari will participate as requested.

Coach John Calipari has received a letter from the stating that he is not at risk of being charged with any NCAA violations in this case.

This is a University of Memphis issue and the University of will not comment any further.

UNIVERSITY OF MEN’S BASKETBALL COACH JOHN CALIPARI
“Even though I’m not at risk, I will fully cooperate with the hearing. Beyond that, I concur with the statement from the University of and will have no further comment.”