Adolph Rupp alongside John Calipari on this year's UK Basketball team poster

Mrs. Tyler Thompsonalmost 5 years


2016-17-mbb-poster_rupp_calipari Big Blue Madness is four days away, but UK Basketball is getting into the spirit by giving fans a sneak peak of this year's team posters. There are four versions of this year’s men’s basketball poster, each double-sided, with faces of two members of the team on each side and UK’s season schedule between them over a black background. One poster features John Calipari and legendary head coach Adolph Rupp together opposite Dominique Hawkins and Derek Willis. [gallery columns="2" size="medium" ids="208673,208672,208670,208669,208668,208666,208667"] The women’s basketball poster features 10 members of this year’s team — with seniors Makayla Epps and Evelyn Akhator front and center. Below Epps and Akhator and above the team’s schedule is the season’s theme: ONE. 1617_wbb_poster-final1-004 Fans attending Big Blue Madness at 7 p.m. on Friday will be the first to receive the poster. Each fan will have one version of the men’s poster placed in his/her seat at Rupp Arena and one women’s poster. The posters will then be available for free in more than 100 Kroger stores, including every Kentucky location. Limited quantities are available in each store, so fans are recommended to pick up their posters as early as possible after they become available on Saturday. Beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, they will also be available for order online via Which is your favorite?

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