Tyler Ulis, Kentucky’s shortest signed commitment, was long on production this weekend

Tyler Ulis - photo by Scott Strazzante | Chicago Tribune
Tyler Ulis – photo by Scott Strazzante | Chicago Tribune

The supposed knock on is that at 5 feet 9, he’s too short to run coach ’s offense the way that big point guards Derrick Rose, and did.

But when Ulis is whizzing past defenders into the lane, hitting 3-pointers and darting no-look passes to teammates in perfect position to score, size doesn’t seem to matter.

“A lot of people are trying to knock me for my size, saying I’m too little to play at the next level, so once they see me play, hopefully, they change their mind,” the University of signee said Saturday night after his dynamic performance in the Mustang Madness showcase at McCracken County High School.

With Calipari watching from a courtside table, ’s shortest signed commitment was long on production.

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