How big is tonight’s game between Kentucky and NC State? John Calipari is cutting his vacation short so he can be in the stands at Cliff Hagan Stadium.
“Okay, #BBN, I’m leaving vacation early to see UK Baseball battle!” Cal tweeted a few minutes ago. “Rain or shine, let’s pack this place!!! LET’S DO THIS!!! #PackTheCliff”
Last week, Calipari recorded this pep talk for Nick Mingione and his team during a break at the SEC Spring Meetings:
– John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) May 31, 2017
Another good omen for tonight: Marlana VanHoose is singing the national anthem. As we’ve learned over the years, no one does the anthem justice like Little Marlana. Obligatory Marlana anthem video:
To secure your ticket for tonight’s game (which will only be shown on ESPN3/WatchESPN), click here. Go get ’em, Bat Cats.