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Jodie Meeks: Finding his place with the Milwaukee Bucks

Jodie Meeks - Photographed by: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE/Getty Images

- Photographed by: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE/Getty Images

It's a difficult transition made every year by rookies. They are used to being the big man on campus, the star of the team, the go-to guy.  Reality first sets in on draft night. After a few months of speculation, they are drafted by a team. Unfortunately, in most cases, they are drafted lower than hoped, and they embark on a journey that will result in little to no playing time, in which they will battle just to be noticed in hopes to catch their break to become a star.  Read article.

On This Day In UK Basketball History

On February 23, 1970, Dan Issel scored 47 points against Alabama.

 

On February 23, 2019, with an 80-53 victory over Auburn, 10th-year head coach John Calipari moves past Joe B. Hall for the second most victories by a UK head coach in program history. He trails only the Baron of the Bluegrass, Adolph Rupp.

 

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