Calipari tweet: Plan and desire is to retire at Kentucky

Calipari shoots down latest coaching rumor, says his 'plan and desire' is to retire at Kentucky

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- John Calipari has tweeted that his "plan and desire" is to retire at Kentucky, quashing the latest rumor in what has been an annual ritual linking him as a candidate for vacant coaching jobs.

Calipari is set to coach second-seeded Kentucky in Thursday's NCAA Tournament game against No. 15 seed Abilene Christian. He followed with another tweet that said, "Now let's focus on this game tomorrow."

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