Few stories have blown up this summer like Gary Parrish’s about John Calipari confronting a coach who spread rumors about him cheating a few years back. We now know the coach was Mick Cronin and the recruit Cronin was upset over Cal stealing from him was Marquis Teague. After we posted the story on KSR Tuesday night, it got national attention, becoming the most viewed story on SI.com and SportingNews.com.
Tony Kornheiser and Jason Whitlock even brought it up on PTI yesterday afternoon. Here’s what they had to say:
Calipari making PTI in the middle of the summer for a story that’s several years old? Sounds about right.