Dakari Johnson talks about going back home to New York and Alex Poythress previews Providence.
Against Texas-Arlington, UK surrendered 1.01 points per possession, the second time in five games Kentucky has given up more than a point per possession.
After a freshman season that was riddled with poor body language and up-and-down play, Poythress has turned into an unexpected spark plug to start this season.
Check out to see what Coach Cal and the Wildcats had to say following their 78-74 loss over Michigan State on Tuesday in the Champions Classic.
Northern Kentucky, which didn’t feature a single player taller than 6-foot-7, tried to simulate Kentucky’s size in practice with man-made extensions, but the Norse couldn’t duplicate the overwhelming size the Wildcats enforced when it came time for the game Sunday evening.
Julius Randle had just pulled off one of the best debuts in Kentucky history, and yet John Calipari wanted more.
Julius Randle, Alex Poythress and Marcus Lee share their thoughts on the Wildcats’ 89-57 victory over UNC Asheville. All thought the team showed improvement for UK’s season opener but agreed they have a long way to go.
eRUPPtion Zone tickets will be available to the public for the Belmont and Mississippi State games, which occur over the university’s holiday break. Tickets will go on sale 90 minutes prior to tip-off at the Rupp Arena Box Office and are available on a first come/first serve basis.