No, I'm not talking about the Miller you're thinking about. This Miller was once named Mr. Basketball in one of the most-crazed basketball states in the nation. This Miller was touted as the returning player from last year's squad who could master the dribble-drive offense quicker than the rest. This Miller was going to launch into the skies as a scorer — he just wasn't going to be stopped. But this Miller, as in sophomore Darius Miller, has yet to show up.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter's Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.
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.