Jarrod Polson chose to return to Kentucky for chance at second title

Jarrod Polson graduated in May and had the chance to use the NCAA graduate school transfer…

Jarrod Polson, the heartthrob of teenage girls in Kentucky, is entering his final season

Jarrod Polson plans to continue to compete with his teammates in practice, make them better and…

First basketball team photo of 2013-2014

Kentucky basketball players for 2013 and 2014 got together for a team photo while attending a…

Jarrod Polson changed by service trip to Ethiopia

Jarrod Polson has returned from a service trip to Ethiopia and has posted his final blog…

Jarrod Polson blogs about service trip in Ethiopia

This week, eight Kentucky Wildcats, including Jarrod Polson, are taking part in a service trip in…

Kentucky recognized for team academic excellence

Kentucky is the only team from the Southeastern Conference to earn recognition to the NABC’s inaugural…

Video: John Calipari talks next year’s team and more…

John Calipari met with the media on Wednesday to talk just about everything.

From basketball uniforms to caps and gowns

Twany Beckham, Jon Hood and Jarrod Polson, all Kentucky natives, can add having a college degree…

2013-2014 Kentucky Basketball Roster

# Name Pos Class Ht. Wt. Hometown (School)
#4 Jon Hood G Sr 6-7 212 Madisonville, KY (North Hopkins)
#22 Alex Poythress F So 6-7 239 Clarksville, TN (Northeast)
#15 Willie Cauley-Stein C So 7-0 244 Olathe, KS (Northwest)
#3 Jarrod Polson G Sr 6-2 189 Nicholasville, KY (W. Jessamine)
#30 Julius Randle F Fr 6-9 225 Dallas, TX (Prestonwood Christian)
#2 Aaron Harrison G Fr 6-5 205 Fort Bend, TX (Travis)
#5 Andrew Harrison G Fr 6-5 210 Fort Bend, TX (Travis)
#1 James Young G Fr 6-6 210 Rochester, MI
#44 Dakari Johnson C Fr 6-10 250 Brooklyn, NY (Montverde Academy)
#35 Derek Willis F Fr 6-9 200 Mt. Washington, KY (Bullitt East)
#00 Marcus Lee F Fr 6-9 200 Antioch, Calif. (Deer Valley)
#25 Dominique Hawkins G Fr 6-1 170 Richmond, KY (Madison Central)
#24 E.J. Floreal G Fr 6-4 190 Lexington, KY (Dunbar)
#13 Sam Malone G Jr. 5-11 185 Scituate, Mass.
#32 Brian Long G Jr. 5-9 155 Dumont, NJ (River Dell)
#21 Tod Lanter G Jr.. 6-2 192 Lexington, KY


Head Coach: John Calipari (Clarion, ‘82)

Assistant Coaches: Orlando Antigua (Pittsburgh, ‘95), Kenny Payne (Louisville, ‘03), John Robic (Denison, ‘86)

Coordinator of MBB Performance:  Ray Oliver (Kansas, ’86)

Strength Coach: Mike Malone (Mount Union College, ‘01)

Athletic Trainer: Chris Simmons (Memphis, ‘02)

2013-2014 Kentucky Basketball Team
2013-2014 Kentucky Basketball Team

Jarrod Polson, Jon Hood epitomized passion, effort Calipari was looking for all season

Although the Cats took an early bow from the postseason, the heart, passion and hard work…