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Billy Gillispie is out

University of Kentucky officials are aiming to settle for less than the $6 million buyout provision in ousted basketball coach Billy Gillispie’s “memorandum of understanding.” ORDER PHOTO REPRINTS


While Billy Gillispie took the high road Saturday in talking about his two seasons as Kentucky coach, his attorney sounded ready to go to court to get his client $6 million in compensation. UK’s buyout obligation remained unresolved as the school fired Gillispie as coach on Friday. Story

Kentucky looks good winning 103-61 over Lamar

Kentucky looks good winning 103-61 over Lamar

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The University of Kentucky kicks off the 2008 basketball season with Big Blue Madness at Rupp Arena.