media room, should contact GTE at (606) 223-9422.
INTERVIEW POLICIES - GENERAL
'All interviews with University of Kentucky basketball players or coaches must be arranged through the sports information office,
'The Wildcat Lodge living quarters is a private team area. Absolutely no members of the media are allowed in this area at any time.
'Practice sessions are closed, with the exception of one day prior to games. Player interviews may be conducted during a 30-minute period following those practices one day before games.
'Following each game, there will be a 25-minute cooling-off period, during which time the players will shower and dress. Approximately 10 minutes after the game ends, Coach Pitino will conduct his postgame press conference. A player will also be taken to the UK Radio Network. Following Coach Pitino's press conference and the cooling-off period, the UK lockerroom will be open for 15 minutes.
WEEKLY MEDIA LUNCHEON
'Coach Rick Pitino will play host to a weekly news conference/luncheon at the Wildcat Lodge. The exact schedule will be available at the sports information office, When possible, at least one player will be available at the media luncheons for interviews, Media representatives wishing to join the conference by telephone may do so. For teleconference information, contact the sports information office.
RADIO CALL-IN SHOWS
'No players will be allowed to participate in radio call-in shows.
'Coach Pitino may not participate in any radio call-in shows other than those specified in his contract.
TELEPHONE PLAYER INTERVIEWS
'Request telephone interviews at least one day in advance through the sports information office. Telephone requests will be returned only during the 30-minute block of time following the practices the day before games,
Kentucky Opponents Basketball SID Contacts
Louisville Ole Miss Mississippi State North Carolina Notre Dame Ohio Portland
Southwestern Louisiana Tennessee Tennessee Tech Vanderbilt
Larry White John Lewandowski Tom Hathaway Joel Glass Hunter Reld Norm Reilly Eric Ruden Jeff Bollig Kent Lowe Kenny Klein Scott McKinney David Rosinski Rick Brewer Jim Daves Glenn Coble Tom Kowitz Dan McDonald David Grim Robert Schabert Tony Neely
(205) 348-6084 (205) 844-9750 (513) 556-5191 (904) 375-4683 (803) 294-2061 (404) 542-1145 (812) 855-2421 (913) 864-3417 (504) 388-8226
(502) 588-6581 (601) 232-7552 (601) 325-2703 (919) 962-2123 (219) 239-7516
(503) 283-7117 (318) 231-6331
(615) 974-1212 (615) 372-3088 (615) 322-4121
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