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Calipari plans to stay in Kentucky

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari said he plans to coach at the school for the rest of his career.

The 57-year old former Memphis bench boss is entering his eighth season in Lexington.

He's often mentioned as a candidate for NBA coaching vacancies.

Coach Cal touts Kentucky's standing as college basketball's winningest program on his website and said the next challenge is surpassing UCLA's record 11 NCAA championships.

Kentucky currently has eight championships.

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