Scott Padgett talks to KSR's Demaree

We asked what his impression was of the style of play" He said - "I loved the style of play and thrown in with the type of coach he is at the University of Kentucky, it's going to be real easy to get recruits in there.

Rumors have been flying in relation to Scott Padgett possibly joing John Calipari's staff. "I don't have anything down there," Padgett said. "I spoke to coach Cal and I think I made it clear that I would like very much to join his staff. But right now there are just a bunch of rumors going around. He knows I would love to be part of it and if there's anyway I can do to be a part of it I would love to do it. I went down last Thursday and watched his practice and told him how I'd like to be part of it and if there anything I could do. It's not like I had a formal sit down interview or anything like that."

We asked what his impression was of the style of play" He said - "I loved the style of play and thrown in with the type of coach he is at the University of Kentucky, it's going to be real easy to get recruits in there. Fans will love it and they are going to win a lot of games there at the University bof Kentucky"

When asked what was his take on the former players that spoke out against Gillispie. Padgett replied - "I think it's one of those things, guys that played there, they were guys that help to build up the tradition of the program. They don't like don't like the program being down. They don't like seeing people talk badly about their university. I think it was a little frustration on their part but at the same time if you ask all those men, they are 100 percent behind the university.


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