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1996-1997 Kentucky Basketball Roster

Front Row (L-R): Assistant Coach Delray Brooks, Head Coach Rick Pitino, Wayne Turner, Derek Anderson, Jeff Sheppard, Anthony Epps, Cameron Mills, Steve Masiello, Associate Coach Jim O’Brien, Assistant Coach Winston Bennett.

Back Row: Video Coordinator Frank Vogel, Administrative Assistant Simeon Mars, Ron Mercer, Jared Prickett, Jamaal Magloire, Nazr Mohammed, Oliver Simmons, Scott Padgett, Allen Edwards, Trainer Eddie Jamiel, Equipment Manager Bill Keightley, Strength Coach Shaun Brown.

#PlayerPositionHometown (Last School)HtWt
3Allen EdwardsGuard-ForwardMiami, FL (Miami Senior)6'5"205
4Steve MasielloGuardWhite Plains, NY (Harvey School)6'1"170
5Wayne TurnerWayne TurnerGuardBoston, MA (Beaver Country Day)6'2"190
13Nazr MohammedCenterChicago, IL (Kenwood)6'10"238
14Heshimu EvansForwardBronx, NY (Evander Childs)6'6"215
15Jeff SheppardGuardPeachtree City, GA (McIntosh)6'4"189
21Cameron MillsGuardLexington, KY (Dunbar)6'3"181
23Derek AndersonDerek AndersonGuardLouisville, KY (Doss)6'6"194
25Anthony EppsAnthony EppsGuardLebanon, KY (Marion County)6'2"182
32Jared PrickettForwardFairmont, WV (Fairmont West)6'9"235
33Ron MercerForwardNashville, TN (Goodpasture Christian)6'7"210
34Scott PadgettForwardLouisville, KY (St. Xavier)6'9"240
42Jamaal MagloireCenterToronto, ON (Eastern Commerce)6'10"260
51Oliver SimmonsForwardNashville, TN (Lipscomb)6'8"218