UK Men's Basketball

Washington Staying At UK, Gabriel And Vanderbilt Turn Pro

May 31, 2018
UK Athletics

PJ Washington will return to Kentucky after withdrawing from the NBA draft, while teammates Wenyen Gabriel and Jarred Vanderbilt have decided to turn pro.

Two And Through For Kentucky Guard Isaiah Briscoe

Apr 6, 2017
Tammie Brown - Kentucky Forward

Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe says he will enter the NBA draft and hire an agent, the fourth Wildcats' player to announce their intentions this week.  Briscoe said Thursday in a statement through the school that he's "ready for the next step and can't wait to begin the next journey."

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Kentucky forward Bam Adebayo says he'll enter the NBA draft, the third Wildcats' freshman this week to announce his departure.  He says he won't hire an agent, leaving the possibility of returning to the Wildcats. The 6-foot-10 Adebayo has until May 24 to decide.

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Kentucky guard Malik Monk says he will enter the NBA draft and hire an agent, the second Wildcats' freshman in as many days to announce his departure after coming within seconds of reaching the Final Four.

Fox Leaving UK Program For NBA Draft, Will Hire Agent

Apr 3, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky freshman De'Aaron Fox says he will enter the NBA draft and hire an agent, becoming the first of several Wildcats underclassmen who could leave after reaching the Elite Eight this season.

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Kentucky Coach John Calipari has another young and talented team ready to show its stuff at Big Blue Madness.  During his annual Media Day luncheon Coach Cal reiterated that it takes special players to thrive at a special place like Kentucky.

Associated Press

UK Men’s Basketball fans know their team’s shot at the national championship game hangs in the balance Saturday, but for Gov. Steve Beshear a win will also mean another gift basket from a fellow governor.

Cauley-Stein Continues To Rack Up Honors

Mar 31, 2015
UK Athletics

Kentucky junior forward Willie Cauley-Stein, already considered a consensus All-American by the NCAA, was tabbed a 2015 John R. Wooden All-American on Monday. Cauley-Stein was one of 10 Wooden All-Americans announced on a 30-minute show on ESPNU on Monday.

Kentucky Delivers Windy City Beatdown On Bruins, 83-44

Dec 20, 2014

Devin Booker had 19 points and No. 1 Kentucky scored the game's first 24 points in an 83-44 victory over UCLA on Saturday.  Aaron Harrison added 15 points, and the Wildcats (12-0) handed the Bruins (8-4) one of their most-lopsided losses ever.

Calipari Says Losing Poythress Will Hurt

Dec 12, 2014

The Kentucky Wildcats are about to enter the toughest part of their non-conference schedule with games against North Carolina, UCLA, and Louisville, and they’ll have to do it without the services of Alex Poythress.  The junior forward is out for the rest of the year with a torn ACL.  UK Coach John Calipari says the loss of Poythress will hurt.