Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Basketball

Kentucky Concentrating on BYU’s Mark Pope to Be Subsequent Males’s Basketball Coach, per Report

Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports It appears the Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team will have their new leader in place soon. ESPN’s Pete Thamel reported Thursday that Kentucky is targeting BYU’s Mark Pope as the program’s next head coach. Terms of the deal have not been agreed upon. Pope would replace John Calipari, who left Kentucky

Kentucky Concentrating on BYU’s Mark Pope to Be Subsequent Males’s Basketball Coach, per Report

Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports activities

It seems the Kentucky Wildcats males’s basketball group may have their new chief in place quickly.

ESPN’s Pete Thamel reported Thursday that Kentucky is focusing on BYU’s Mark Pope as this system’s subsequent head coach. Phrases of the deal haven’t been agreed upon.

Pope would substitute John Calipari, who left Kentucky after 15 seasons for the open job at Arkansas.

Pope, 51, has coached at BYU for the previous 5 seasons. The Cougars registered a 110–52 document in his tenure and made two NCAA event appearances in 2021 and ’24. Earlier than his time at BYU, Pope coached the Utah Valley Wolverines from 2015 to ’19.

In 2023–24, BYU went 23–11 in its first season within the Massive 12 and earned a No. 6 seed within the NCAA event. The Cougars’ journey to the Massive Dance ended within the first spherical, nonetheless, dropping 71–67 to No. 11 Duquesne.

If Pope and Kentucky attain an settlement, he may have huge sneakers to fill in Lexington. Calipari reached the NCAA event in 13 of 15 seasons at Kentucky and gained a nationwide championship in 2012.


Printed

Tom Dierberger

Read More

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Uncategorized

Halftime Report UConn is on the road but looking no worse for wear. They are fully in control with a 52-19 lead over Stetson....

Baseball

José Abreu close to rejoining Astros after demotion  MLB.comHouston Astros Boss Hints At Slugger's Return This Week  Sports IllustratedJosé Abreu could rejoin Astros soon, weeks after...

NFL

Please enable cookies. Sorry, you have been blocked You are unable to access washingtontimes.com Why have I been blocked? This website is using a...

AEW

B/R Wrestling's Top 30 Greatest AEW Superstars Ever: Ranking Nos. 11-30 0 of 25 Credit: All Elite Wrestling In 2019, Tony Khan, Cody Rhodes,...

NFL

European countries including France and Germany issued statements affirming their support for the legitimacy of the International Criminal Court after its prosecutor sought arrest...

NFL

Bitcoin ETFs see $237 million inflow on May 20, led by Ark and BlackRock James Van Straten · 16 hours ago Insights Bitcoin ETFs...

NFL

Apple Podcasts | Spotify | YouTube What a player's ADP is heading into Memorial Day weekend is likely not what it could be heading...

Baseball

Bryan Woo pitches 6 scoreless innings as Mariners beat Yankees  MLB.comYankees starter Clarke Schmidt believes he tipped HR pitch  ESPNDylan Moore homers twice, Bryan Woo baffles...

NFL

Published: May 10, 2024 by Joshua Sophy In Small Business News 0 The U.S. beauty industry has shown resilience in the first quarter of...

NFL

Advice backed by three decades of research into thousands of team conflicts around the world. May 07, 2024 Achim Sass, Red Chopsticks Images/Getty Images...

Basketball

Decorated college basketball coach John Calipari is leaving the University of Kentucky to take a job with the University of Arkansas, news outlets reported...

Basketball

Who's Playing Colorado Buffaloes @ Florida Gators Current Records: Colorado 22-9, Florida 21-10 How To Watch When: Friday, March 22, 2024 at 4:30 p.m. ET...

Advertisement