Location: Lexington, KY 40506-0019
Enrollment: 24,200 (campus)
30,000 (at 14 community
President: Dr. Charles Wethington Faculty Representative: Dr. Virginia
Atwood Conference: Southeastern Nickname: Wildcats Colors: Blue and White Arena: Rupp Arena Capacity: 23,000
UK Athletics Association
Athletics Director: C. M. Newton Associate Directors: Gene DeFilippo (External Affairs), Larry W. Ivy (Internal Affairs) Assistant Directors: John Bostick (Compliance), Bob Bradley (CATS),Chris Cameron (Communications), Kathy DeBoer (Individual/Selected Team Sports), Jack Fligg (Football Operations) Ticket Manager: Barbara Donnelly Facilities Coordinator: Russ Pear Director, Administrative Services: Rodney Stiles
Head Coach: Rick Pitino
(Massachusetts, 1974) College Coaching Record: 191-101
(10 years, 66.2%) NBA Coaching Record: 90*74
(2 years, 54.9%) Kentucky Coaching Record: 65-27
(3 years, 70.7%) Associate Coach: Herb Sendek
(Carnegie Mellon, 1985) Assistant Coaches: Billy Donovan
(Providence, 1987), Bernadette
Locke-Mattox (Georgia, 1981)
The 1992-93 edition of the University of Kentucky basketball guide has been produced to assist you with your coverage of the Wildcats. Additional information, including press releases, photographs/slides, clips and film footage is available upon request. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with Kentucky's media policies, as stated on the following pages.
Kentucky Basketball games are covered by one of the largest media contingents in the nation.
CREDENTIALS — Credentials for UK home games are issued for working media only and should be requested as early as possible. Requests must be made in writing on company letterhead and are honored only from sports editors of daily newspapers and sports directors of radio and television stations.
The University of Kentucky follows the guidelines set forth by the NCAA and the Southeastern Conference in governing the issuance of credentials. Season credentials will be granted only to daily newspapers and television/radio stations that cover UK basketball on a regular basis. Otherwise, television/radio stations and weekly newspapers will be granted credentials on a single-game, space-available basis.
Requests for season credentials should arrive by November 1. Requests for single-game credentials should arrive no later than one week in advance of the game. All requests for credentials should be made to:
Rena Vicini Associate SID University of Kentucky Athletics Memorial Coliseum, Lexington, KY 40506-0019