Campers got to learn from and interact with former Kentucky pros at the John Calipari Prasco Pro Camps, and our CoachCal.com photographer Chris Reynolds was there to document it all.
Back in town for the annual John Calipari Prasco Pro Camps, former Wildcats Nerlens Noel, Archie Goodwin, Julius Mays and Twany Beckham spoke with the media about playing in the professional ranks, their future plans, what they’ve seen from the 2013-14 team and more.
Kentucky men’s basketball players Twany Beckham and Jarrod Polson were honored by the National Association of Basketball Coaches for excellence in the classroom during the 2012-13 academic school year. Both players were tabbed to the NABC’s Honors Court.
As David Viscott once said, the purpose of life is to discover your gift. The meaning of life is to give that gift away and share it with the rest of the world.
Rupp Arena takes on a new meaning for three members of the University of Kentucky men’s basketball team Sunday, May 5, as they participate in UK’s 146th May Commencement. Twany Beckham, Jon Hood and Jarrod Polson, all Kentucky natives, can add having a college degree to their already long list of accomplishments.
Of our 10 players who have been eligible to graduate by the end of their senior years, all 10 will have graduated after this weekend. For you math majors out there, that’s 100 percent. We’ve also had a 3.0 cumulative grade-point average over the last three years. It’s the norm, not an aberration.
Twany Beckham, Brian Long, Sam Malone, Jarrod Polson and Kyle Wiltjer made the SEC Academic Honor Roll by meeting all of the SEC’s qualifications.
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.