He was also pursued by UConn, Missouri, Minnesota, Clemson, and Tulane.
But with the departure of Calipari, Coleman looks to be the odd man out should he opt to get a release from his commitment, as only some recruits will be able to follow the coach to his new home.
At 31 years and 191 days, Grigorev also became the oldest man to win a short track Olympic medal, with that silver.
Russia qualified a total of 15 athletes (11 men and 4 women).
Obviously, Memphis is going to have to look for a new coach. KDKA is reporting that Pitt could possibly have a shot at landing one of the top Juco players in the country, 6'9", 230-pound power forward Will Coleman of Miami, Florida.