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January 21, 2020

Walter McCarty has been fired

Drew Franklin 7:46pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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Some unfortunate career news for a beloved Kentucky Wildcat as the University of Evansville has fired Walter McCarty. McCarty of course upset his alma mater in Rupp Arena earlier this year, but some very serious allegations off the court were too much for Evansville to tolerate. The university sent out this letter to the Evansville…

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November 13, 2019

Walter McCarty says win over Kentucky was ‘at the top’ among moments as a player

Jack Pilgrim 5:30pm November 13, 2019 11/13/19

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On Tuesday evening, former Kentucky forward Walter McCarty led his Evansville Purple Aces into Rupp Arena and took down his alma mater by a final score of 67-64. And despite the 25-point spread and Kentucky taking over as the top-ranked team in all of college basketball, it was an outcome that really didn’t come as…

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November 12, 2019

Former Cat Walter McCarty celebrates historic victory

Maggie Davis 10:54pm November 12, 2019 11/12/19

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It was a tough, tough loss for Kentucky, as the Wildcats fell 67-64 to Evansville inside Rupp Arena. But once a Wildcat, always a Wildcat, and it was quite the night for former Cat Walter McCarty. After winning a National Championship for UK in 1996, McCarty returned to Rupp Arena Tuesday night and upset the…

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November 11, 2019

TRANSCRIPT: John Calipari previews Evansville

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 9:00pm November 11, 2019 11/11/19 Comments Disabled

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On if the approach is any different Evansville’s head Walter McCarty, a former player … “I’ve known Walter for a long time, so it won’t change how I play the game but I’m happy for him. Watching his team, he’s doing some good stuff. I’m always happy when we can bring guys back here. Bringing them coaching teams, we’ve done it before. I think it’s a…

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8 Notes from Calipari’s Pre-Evansville Press Conference

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:00pm November 11, 2019 11/11/19

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John Calipari  met with reporters earlier to talk about Kentucky’s new No. 1 ranking and tomorrow’s game vs. Evansville. We’ve already shared EJ Montgomery’s status and Calipari’s comments on the James Wiseman situation, but here are the eight other things he said that stood out the most to me. He’s excited to welcome Walter McCarty…

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April 24, 2019

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s brother will play for Walter McCarty at Evansville

Jack Pilgrim 9:30pm April 24, 2019 4/24/19

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The brother of one familiar face will be suiting up for another familiar face next season. This evening, 2019 point guard Thomasi Gilgeous-Alexander committed to play for former Kentucky star Walter McCarty and the Evansville Purple Aces. 100% COMMITTED pic.twitter.com/xI9wlN0AtV — THOMASI Gilgeous- Alexander (@tgaloading) April 24, 2019 Gilgeous-Alexander, brother of former Kentucky guard Shai,…

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