Orlando Antigua and Ronald ‘Chin’ Coleman will be additions to the Kentucky basketball coaching staff, replacing Tony Barbee and Joel Justus.
Matthew Stevens of Illini Now/SI reports that both coaches have informed Illinois coach Brad Underwood that they will be leaving for Lexington.
The Cats Pause reported Monday that Coleman had informed Illinois he would be leaving.
Expect an official announcement from Kentucky this week.
UPDATE: Sources have confirmed to Illini Now/SI that #Illini coach Brad Underwood has been informed by both assistant coaches Orlando Antigua & Ronald 'Chin' Coleman are departing to be assistant coaches at Kentucky. https://t.co/pUM5Xh3XH6 @GoodmanHoops @HoopsWeiss @tsnmike
— Matthew Stevens (@matthewcstevens) May 3, 2021