Jersey numbers announced for 2017-18 Wildcats

The latest group of Kentucky Wildcats have arrived on campus, and now we know all the jersey numbers for the 2017-18 roster.

Sacha Killeya-Jones (1), Jonny David (10), Tai Wynyard (14), Dillon Pulliam (30) and Wenyen Gabriel (32) will keep their jersey numbers from last season. Hamidou Diallo will change his jersey number from No. 4 to No. 3 and Brad Calipari will go from No. 20 to No. 12. The full roster is listed below with the seven newcomers listed in bold:

No. 0 – Quade Green
No. 1 – Sacha Killeya-Jones
No. 2 – Jarred Vanderbilt
No. 3 – Hamidou Diallo
No. 4 – Nick Richards
No. 5 – Kevin Knox
No. 10 – Jonny David
No. 12 – Brad Calipari
No. 13 – Jemarl Baker
No. 14 – Tai Wynyard
No. 22 – Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
No. 25 – PJ Washington
No. 30 – Dillon Pulliam
No. 32 – Wenyen Gabriel

The Wildcats’ incoming group is ranked No. 1 in the country by all four major recruiting services. Each of Coach Cal’s nine recruiting classes at Kentucky have been ranked either first or second nationally.

With nine new jersey numbers being broken out this season, here’s a look at the last five players to wear each of those numbers.

Last five players to wear No. 0

De’Aaron Fox (2017)
Marcus Lee (2014-16)*
Enes Kanter (2011)
Adam Chiles (2002)*
Tony Delk (1993-96)*
* Wore No. 00, though Lee wore 0 a few times with UK’s alternate road jerseys

Last five players to wear No. 2

Aaron Harrison (2014-15)
Stacey Poole (2011)
Matt Scherbenske (2008-09)
Ravi Moss (2003-06)
Rashaad Carruth (2002)

Last five players to wear No. 3

Bam Adebayo (2017)
Tyler Ulis (2015-16)
Jarrod Polson (2014)
Nerlens Noel (2013)
Terrence Jones (2011-12)

Last five players to wear No. 4

Hamidou Diallo (2017)
Charles Matthews (2016)
Jon Hood (2010-14)
Dusty Mills (2008)
Rajon Rondo (2005-06)

Last five players to wear No. 5

Malik Monk (2017)
Andrew Harrison (2014-15)
Jarrod Polson (2011-13)
Ramon Harris (2009-10)
Derrick Jasper (2007-08)

Last five players to wear No. 12

Karl-Anthony Towns (2015)
Ryan Harrow (2012-13)
Brandon Knight (2011)
Mark Krebs (2008-10)
Preston LeMaster (2005-06)

Last five players to wear No. 13

Isaiah Briscoe (2016-17)
Sam Malone (2012-15)
Michael Porter (2008-09)
Bobby Perry (2004-07)
Nazr Mohammed (1996-98)

Last five players to wear No. 22

Alex Poythress (2013-16)
Ramon Harris (2007)
Patrick Sparks (2004-06)
Ryan Hogan (1998-99)
Truman Claytor (1976-79)

Last five players to wear No. 25

Dominique Hawkins (2014-17)
Marquis Teague (2012)
Donald Williams (2009)
Morakinyo Williams (2008)
Adam Williams (2006)