Legendary Kentucky coach Joe B. Hall celebrated his 90th birthday on Friday, and the University of Kentucky wanted to do their part to join in on the fun.
During the Wildcats’ 78-61 victory over UNC-Greensboro yesterday afternoon, Coach Hall received a tribute video from several former Kentucky stars wishing him a very happy 90th birthday.
Take a look at the video featuring appearances from Sam Bowie, Jack “Goose” Givens, Kenny Payne, and John Calipari:
Happy 90th birthday to Coach Hall, who was just honored here at the game and presented with a ? pic.twitter.com/oaZPLamhrh
— Kentucky Basketball (@KentuckyMBB) December 1, 2018
And what’s a birthday celebration without cake?
The UK cheerleaders presented Hall with a specialized Kentucky basketball cake, #JoeBBy90 inscription and all:
Here’s the presentation:
Kudos to UK for helping this man celebrate his 90th birthday with what else… a basketball cake pic.twitter.com/ZT2rq3PYaB
— Steve Moss (@smosswkyt) December 1, 2018
Happy 90th Birthday, Coach Hall!