Standing (from left to right): Robert Harris, Tony Barbee, Chris Woolard, Aaron Harrison, Alex Poythress, Derek Willis, Trey Lyles, Dakari Johnson, Willie Cauley-Stein, Marcus Lee, Karl-Anthony Towns, Devin Booker, Andrew Harrison, Will Barton, Mark Evans, Joel Justus, Ray Oliver
Sitting (from left to right): Barry Rohrssen, John Robic, Brian Long, Dominique Hawkins, EJ Floreal, Tod Lanter, Sam Malone, Tyler Ulis, John Calipari, Kenny Payne
|#||Player||Position||Hometown (Last School)||Ht||Wt|
|00||Marcus Lee||Forward||Antioch, Calif. (Deer Valley)||6'9||220|
|1||Devin Booker||Guard||Grand Rapids, Mich. (Moss Point)||6'6||206|
|2||Aaron Harrison||Guard||Richmond, Texas (Travis)||6'6||212|
|3||Tyler Ulis||Guard||Lima, Ohio (Marian Catholic)||5'9||155|
|5||Andrew Harrison||Guard||Richmond, Texas (Travis)||6'6||210|
|12||Karl-Anthony Towns||Forward||Piscataway, N.J. (St. Joseph)||6'11||250|
|13||Sam Malone||Guard||Scituate, Mass. (Scituate)||5'11||185|
|15||Willie Cauley-Stein||Forward||Olathe, Kan. (Northwest)||7'0||240|
|21||Tod Lanter||Guard||Lexington, Ky. (Gulf Coast State CC)||6'2||190|
|22||Alex Poythress||Forward||Clarksville, Tenn. (Northeast)||6'8||230|
|24||E.J. Floreal||Guard||Palo Alto, Calif. (Dunbar)||6'4||200|
|25||Dominique Hawkins||Guard||Richmond, Ky. (Madison Central)||6'0||195|
|32||Brian Long||Guard||Dumont, N.J. (River Dell)||5'9||155|
|35||Derek Willis||Forward||Mt. Washington, Ky. (Bullitt East)||6'9||220|
|41||Trey Lyles||Forward||Indianapolis, Ind. (Arsenal Tech)||6'10||235|
|44||Dakari Johnson||Center||Brooklyn, N.Y. (Montverde Academy)||7'0||255|
On This Day In UK Basketball History
- On December 2, 1961, Cotton Nash scored 25 points in his first varsity game.
- On December 2, 1967, Mike Casey scored 28 points in his very first varsity game.
- On February 2, 1972, Joe B. Hall coaches his first game as head coach at UK, a 75-66 win at Michigan State. UK goes on to win the SEC Championship and finish 22-8 during Hall’s inaugural season.