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February 25, 2021

Championship Week starts early with Brad Calipari’s Detroit Mercy

Nick Roush 10:30am February 25, 2021 2/25/21

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The calendar has not yet turned to March, but the Madness is already here. Tonight the first conference tournament of the season tips off when the Horizon League opens postseason play at various campus sites. Brad Calipari’s Detroit Mercy team will be the first to take the hardwood, hosting Robert Morris in a 5-12 matchup…

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December 11, 2020

Calipari wants to play Detroit, but not at risk of endangering SEC play

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:30pm December 11, 2020 12/11/20

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On Tuesday, Kentucky announced that the Detroit Mercy game has been postponed again due to “concerns with COVID-19 protocols and calendar logistics.” That’s confusing, but today, we got a little more clarity. John Calipari said he’d like to play Detroit Mercy in order to bring his son Brad back to Lexington, but not at the…

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November 27, 2020

“That’s the team I wanted to play.” Calipari was excited to coach against his son

Drew Franklin 4:15pm November 27, 2020 11/27/20

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Today was originally set to be a game day for the Cats as the new basketball season had Kentucky scheduled to play Detroit Mercy in the second of three games in the Bluegrass Showdown. However, a support staff member within the Detroit program tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week, thus canceling the game in…

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April 14, 2020

Brad Calipari’s Detroit to play in Rupp Arena next season, per report, per public record

Drew Franklin 10:15am April 14, 2020 4/14/20

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The D1 Docket, a Twitter account that prides itself on scooping non-conference college basketball games, is reporting Kentucky will host Brad Calipari’s Detroit Mercy Titans next season as part of a multi-team event. “Kentucky will host Detroit Mercy in a non-conference game this season, game is part of campus site round-robin MTE, per public record,”…

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January 21, 2020

Brad Calipari called into The Dan Dakich Show to talk to his dad

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:00pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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In “Things I didn’t expect to write today,” Dan Dakich, John Calipari, and Brad Calipari all did an interview together yesterday. Calipari came on Dakich’s show on 107.5 The Fan to talk about his ejection from the Arkansas game, and towards the end of the segment, Dakich introduced a “special media member,” who asked for…

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January 16, 2020

Read of the Day: ESPN Profiles Brad Calipari’s Personal Growth at Detroit Mercy

Nick Roush 11:00am January 16, 2020 1/16/20

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Brad Swag is no longer on the Kentucky sideline in the spotlight. And that’s the way he likes it. After earning his degree in three years in Lexington, Brad Calipari chose to complete his college basketball career elsewhere. So far it’s been a success on and off the court. Through his first 14 games at…

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November 20, 2019

Brad Calipari had a big night for Detroit Mercy

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am November 20, 2019 11/20/19 Comments Disabled

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After not scoring in his first two games with Detroit Mercy, Brad Calipari broke out in a big way last night. Brad came off the bench to score a team-high 13 points in the Titans’ loss to Wyoming (coached by fellow former Cat Allen Edwards). He was 4-6 from behind the arc, and even got…

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October 23, 2019

Kentucky vs. Detroit Mercy reportedly in the works

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:15pm October 23, 2019 10/23/19

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With Brad Calipari transferring to Detroit Mercy for his final two years of eligibility, it was only a matter of time before Kentucky set up a game vs. the Titans. Today, Detroit News’ Tony Paul is reporting that a game is in the works for next season, and get this — it would take place at…

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July 1, 2019

Brad Calipari is transferring to Detroit Mercy

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:00pm July 1, 2019 7/1/19

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Brad Calipari’s career at Kentucky has officially come to an end. A few minutes ago, Brad announced he is transferring to the University of Detroit Mercy, where he’ll be coached by former Indiana coach Mike Davis. Blessed to be in this position. Just want to thank everybody who’s been there along the way. Especially everyone…

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June 26, 2019

Brad Calipari Announces He’s Down to Two Schools

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm June 26, 2019 6/26/19

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The transfer news that everyone has really been waiting on is here. Brad Calipari has announced via Twitter that he is down to two schools in regards to his transfer from the University of Kentucky. The head coach’s son is down to Detroit Mercy and Hampton. Calipari also visited the University of Hartford and Bryant University.…

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