ESPNU to televise UK practice

John Calipari's plans for an NBA combine day at UK basketball practice will get live television treatment, the school annnounced Friday.

The Wildcats' Oct. 10 practice, for which scouts and GMs from every NBA team have been invited, will be broadcast live on ESPNU from 3-5 p.m. ET.

According to the release, UK will go through various agility and shooting drills in addition to 3-on-3 and 5-on-5 scrimmage segments.

Jay Bilas, Seth Greenberg and Avery Johnson will be on hand to call the action for ESPNU, along with Myron Medcalf, who will handle sideline reports. Former UK All-American Tony Delk will serve as a guest analyst.

It marks the first time since the 2011-12 season UK has had a practice televised live on television.

The Cats, who officially began practice on Friday, are expected to open the season ranked No. 1 coming off their national runner-up finish in 2013-14.


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