Just days after the Kentucky Football Team took a stand against racial injustice, the Men’s Basketball Team did the same.
On Monday night, the Kentucky Men’s Basketball social media account posted a two-minute video featuring all of the student-athletes on the roster and head coach John Calipari. In the clip, each player condemned the systemic racism that has been ravaging the country, specifically mentioning the killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor–along with several others–by police.
Take a look.
We ask you to join us. pic.twitter.com/XYoFVnfHJX
— Kentucky Basketball (@KentuckyMBB) September 1, 2020
I love this team already.