Tubby Smith to have banner raised at Rupp Arena

John Calipari and the Kentucky Wildcats will welcome former Kentucky basketball head coach Tubby Smith and High Point to Rupp Arena on New Years Eve.  Today, Mitch Barnhart called Tubby Smith to let him know that during the Kentucky vs. High Point game, a jersey would be raised up into the rafter in Tubby Smith’s honor. Orlando “Tubby” Smith was the head coach for Kentucky from 1997 to 2007, he would lead Kentucky to win their seventh national title in 1998.

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