Brad Calipari joins Kentucky coaching staff as grad assistant

Kentucky will have two Calipari’s on their coaching staff for the 2021-2022 season, as former Kentucky player and 2019 Kentucky graduate, Brad Calipari joins the staff as a graduate assistant. Calipari played for Kentucky from 2017- 2019 where he got his bachelor’s degree in 3 years, and would finish his playing career at Detroit Mercy where he graduated in 2021 with his Master’s degree in liberal studies.  He will pursue a Master’s degree in kinesiology with an emphasis in sport leadership while he is a graduate assistant at UK. 


Calipari’s job as a graduate assistant will be involved in all the on-court activities, which include practices and individual workouts and film sessions. He will also have an important role with the staff by the development of the practice plans and advance scouting of Kentucky’s upcoming opponents.

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