Heights junior forward Perry Ellis hasn't made a decision yet as to where he will be playing his college basketball, but Friday morning he narrowed the list of potential schools down to six. Heights coach Joe Auer said that Ellis' to schools are Kansas, Kentucky, Kansas State, Memphis Wichita State and Oklahoma. Ellis had scholarship offers from Iowa, Kansas, Kansas State, Kentucky, Memphis, Oklahoma, Texas A&M, Wake Forest and Wichita State.
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.