When asked if he thought his job might be in jeopardy, in the postgame press conference, Gillispie said this:
“no, the season is not over yet is it”.
The debate is ultimately moot…he will not be fired and the only way he wont be the Coach of UK next year is if he were to make that decision. Anything you hear to the contrary is incorrect.
Courtesy of John Clay, here are his postgame comments to the press