The Kentucky Wildcats do not need Kyle Wiltjer to be a championship contender

Mike DeCourcy of The Sporting News looks at the loss of Kyle Wiltjer and gives a…

Video: Patrick Patterson is excited for what’s about to happen with young Wildcats

Patrick Patterson recently spoke to WKYT about how impressed he is with young Wildcats

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

Standing (from left to right): James Young, Alex Poythress, Julius Randle, Willie Cauley-Stein, Dakari Johnson, Marcus Lee, Derek Willis, Jon Hood; Sitting (from left to right): Brian Long, Dominique Hawkins, Jarrod Polson, Aaron Harrison, Andrew Harrison, EJ Floreal, Tod Lanter, Sam Malone
# 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)

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…

Kentucky Wildcats glad to have chance to keep playing

The disappointment over missing out on the NCAA Tournament still lingers for the Kentucky Wildcats. Talking…

John Calipari hopes deserving NIT bid forces light to finally turn on within team

John Calipari is refusing to give up on his guys by making the most of the…

Boxscore and Game Notes: Kentucky vs. Vanderbilt

Go here for boxscore. Kentucky drops to 21-11 overall and Vanderbilt improves to 16-16 on the…

Boxscore and Game Notes: Kentucky at Georgia

Kentucky drops to 20-10 overall and 11-6 in Southeastern Conference action. Georgia improves to 15-15 and…