Kentucky Coach John Calipari Prefers 'Succeed and Proceed' over '1-and-Done'

Kentucky Coach John Calipari Prefers 'Succeed and Proceed' over '1-and-Done'
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Kentucky coach John Calipari's name is attached to "one-and-done" recruits more than any other college basketball coach, but he doesn't like using that phrase.

On the day before his freshmen-laden Wildcats take on the Wisconsin Badgers in the Final Four, Calipari introduced a new slogan that he wants people to start using:

It didn't take long for Calipari to have the shirts made. His team was already wearing them on Friday:

The new slogan could begin to catch on if Kentucky wins the national titleEven if it does get put on shirts, the freshmen will still not see a dime.

"One-and-done" certainly doesn't sound as positive as "succeed and proceed." However, it might be tough to replace a phrase that is already so popular.

[CBS Sports, h/t College Spun]

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