The man who brought Aggie men's basketball back to the national stage decided he wanted to practice his trade elsewhere.
Billy Gillispie led Texas A&M to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament, then came to an agreement on a new deal with the Ags. Just days later, he had accepted the head coaching job at the University of Kentucky.
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