Quick Facts. .. (contini
Strength/Conditioning Coach: SI Brown
Assistant Strength Coach: Delra Brooks
Equipment Manager: Bill Keightl Trainer: JoAnn Hauser Administrative Assistant: Marta
McMackin Staff Assistant: Suzetta Yates Basketball Phone Number: (606
1991-92 Record: 29-7
SEC Record: 12-4
(1st place, Eastern Division)
Final AP Ranking: Sixth
Postseason Play: Won SEC
Tournament championship; Lost to Duke, 104-103 in overtime, in NCAA East Regional finals in Philadelphia
Lettermen Returning (9): Junior Braddy, Jeff Brassow, Dale Brown, Travis Ford, Chris Harrison, Jamal Mashburn, Gimel Martinez, Andre Riddick, Aminu Timberlake
Lettermen Lost (5): Richie Farmer, Deron Feldhaus, John Pelphrey, Carlos Toomer, Sean Woods
Starters Returning (2): Martinez, Mashburn
Starters Lost (3): Fanner, Pelphrey, Woods
Newcomers (4): Tony Delk, Rodney Dent, Jared Prickett, Rodrick Rhodes
MEDIA PARKING — Available at Rupp Arena on a limited basis. The city of Lexington assesses a small charge for parking privileges. Requests should be made when submitting press and/or photo credential requests. The media parking area is located across Patterson Street from the Rupp Arena press entrance.
MEDIA ROOM — The media room is located in the Rupp Arena dressing room corridor, behind the visitors' bench (see illustration). Working facilities, with necessary outlets and a limited number of telephones, are available. A pre-game snack will be served. Drinks will be available at halftime and after the game.
MEDIA SERVICES — The
University of Kentucky uses the "Final III" computerized statistics system, which has been used during the last eight NCAA Final Fours. Working media will receive the following: *Game program and notes *Complete play-by-play *Halftime statistics *Shot charts
*Coach and player quotes *Final statistics
MEDIA WILL CALL — Located at the Patterson Street entrance to Rupp Arena. Credentials are not available at the public Will Call window on the High Street concourse level.
PHOTOGRAPHERS — The
photo zones are appropriately marked on the Rupp Arena floor. Some photo spots have been assigned. Because of space demands, some shooting is allowed on the press row sideline.
RADIO/TV RIGHTS —
Broadcasting rights to UK games are assigned exclusively to Host Communications, Inc., of Lexington. One reciprocal rights fee waiver is guaranteed opponent schools visiting Lexington.
SEC SERVICES — Coach Pitino, along with the other 11 conference coaches, will participate in the Southeastern Conference's teleconference call. The calls are conducted on Mondays and Thursdays during the conference portion of the schedule. For a conference call schedule and phone number, contact the Sports Communications office, or the SEC Media Relations office at (205) 458-3000. The SEC also operates a 24-hour computer bulletin hoard with updated statistics and notes on all 12 teams. For further information on these services, contact the SEC Media Relations office.
Most Kentucky games are televised regionally or nationally.