1977-78 marks the fourth year at Kentucky for
Hamilton . . . Before joining the UK staff, he served
three years as assistant coach at Auston Peay,
where he coached the freshman team, scouted and
recruited . . . With his help, the Governors went
from last place to first in the OVC . . .
A native of Gastonia, North Carolina, Hamilton is a
graduate of the University of Tennessee-Martin . . .
He is often to be found on the road, searching out
new talent for the Wildcats, and at home is a
defensive coaching specialist . . .
He is married to the former Claudette Hale. They
have a son, Lenny, 7 . . .
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