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A home run hire for Kentucky

Updated: March 31, 2009, 7:39 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

The University of Kentucky has hit a home run!

That's right, out of the park, baby! The hiring of John Calipari is a grand slam. The big blue fans have to be ecstatic as the new coach is the perfect fit. He loves dealing with the fans and the media, he is enthusiastic and an outstanding recruiter. I really believe he will have the Wildcats contending for the national title within 2-3 years.

Rupp Arena is an ideal place for Calipari to work his magic. The University ...

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