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Coach Calipari Reportedly Did and Did Not Meet with Blackshear

Posted: 10:49 PM, Apr 22, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-22 22:49:04-04
Virginia Tech’s Kerry Blackshear Jr. (24) drives past Miami’s Ebuka Izundu (15) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, March 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)

There are differing reports from Monday about a meeting between Kentucky Basketball Coach, John Calipari, Kerry Blackshear, Jr. and his parents on Monday night.

The first game from Rivals.com saying there was a meeting.

Later on Monday evening there was yet another report that the meeting between Coach Cal, the player and the parents did not happen.

Blackshear is being regarded as the top graduate transfer available this off-season. He has also put his name into the NBA Draft and said there is a chance he could return to Virginia Tech.

Last season, the 6’10” forward averaged 15 points and 8 rebounds per game for the Hokies.