1996-1997 Kentucky Basketball Roster

# Name Pos Class Ht. Wt. Hometown (School)
#33 Ron Mercer F So. 6-7 210 Nashville, TN (Goodpasture Christian [Oak Hill, Mouth of Wilson (VA)])
#23 Derek Anderson G Sr. 6-6 194 Louisville, KY (Doss)
#34 Scott Padgett F So. 6-9 240 Louisville, KY (St. Xavier)
#25 Anthony Epps G Sr. 6-2 182 Lebanon, KY (Marion County)
#3 Allen Edwards G-F Jr. 6-5 205 Miami, FL (Miami Senior)
#13 Nazr Mohammed C So. 6-10 238 Chicago, IL (Kenwood)
#32 Jared Prickett F Sr. 6-9 235 Fairmont, WV (Fairmont West)
#5 Wayne Turner G So. 6-2 190 Boston, MA (Beaver Country Day)
#21 Cameron Mills G Jr. 6-3 181 Lexington, KY (Dunbar)
#42 Jamaal Magloire C Fr. 6-10 260 Toronto, ON (Eastern Commerce)
#4 Steve Masiello G Fr. 6-1 170 White Plains, NY (Harvey School)
#51 Oliver Simmons F So. 6-8 218 Nashville, TN (Lipscomb)
#15 Jeff Sheppard G Red 6-4 189 Peachtree City, GA (McIntosh)
#14 Heshimu Evans F Trans 6-6 215 Bronx, NY (Evander Childs)

1996-1997 Kentucky Basketball Roster

1996-97 Squad
 
Front Row (L-R): Assistant Coach Delray Brooks, Head Coach Rick Pitino, Wayne Turner, Derek Anderson, Jeff Sheppard, Anthony Epps, Cameron Mills, Steve Masiello, Associate Coach Jim O’Brien, Assistant Coach Winston Bennett.
Back Row: Video Coordinator Frank Vogel, Administrative Assistant Simeon Mars, Ron Mercer, Jared Prickett, Jamaal Magloire, Nazr Mohammed, Oliver Simmons, Scott Padgett, Allen Edwards, Trainer Eddie Jamiel, Equipment Manager Bill Keightley, Strength Coach Shaun Brown.

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