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Oak Hill coach talks with Rondo

Oak Hill coach talks with Rondo

Maybe Kentucky sophomore guard Rajon Rondo should get a pregame pep talk from Steve Smith, his former coach at Oak Hill Academy, before every game. The Oak Hill coach said he told his former star, "To go do those things that coach Smith wants from him." Rondo must have taken the advice, as he turned in one of his best performances in conference play, scoring sixteen points and handing out eight assists.

Maybe Kentucky sophomore guard Rajon Rondo should get a pregame pep talk from Steve Smith, his former coach at Oak Hill Academy, before every game. Smith got to see only his second collegiate game of the season — the first one was UK's home game with Liberty — Wednesday in Knoxville when the Wildcats beat Tennessee 80-78. Before the game he got to visit briefly with Rondo, who was almost...

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