WATCH: John Calipari and reporter spar at Kentucky basketball media day

John Calipari was predictibly peppered with questions about the FBI investigation in college basketball at Kentucky media day on Thursday.

Finally, he just got fed up with the questions, but he picked the wrong reporter to deny. Jerry Tipton of the Lexington Herald-Leader wanted his voice heard and wasn’t going to stop until it bellowed loud and clear.

“Wait a minute, wait a minute. This is media day, not coach day.”

It only gets better from there as Calipari looks somewhat befuzzled that the reporter bit back at him.

“I am entitled to ask a question,” Tipton continued.

He then asked a question prompting Calipari to deny any backroom dealing with Nike, since Kentucky is a Nike school and Nike was named in the FBI investigation.

“You’re acting like you know something that I don’t know. ..We don’t even know if what you’re saying is true,” Calipari snipped. “I have no comment. I haven’t been contacted. We haven’t been contacted [by the FBI].”

Calipari was clearly agitated and snipped back by getting the last word in.

“How about a basketball question since it isn’t my day.”

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