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2014-2015 Kentucky Basketball Roster

Standing (from left to right): Asst. Strength Coach Robert Harris, Special Asst. to the Head Coach Tony Barbee, Assoc. AD for Basketball Ops. Chris Woolard, Aaron Harrison, Alex Poythress, Derek Willis, Trey Lyles, Dakari Johnson, Willie Cauley-Stein, Marcus Lee, Karl-Anthony Towns, Devin Booker, Andrew Harrison, Asst. Dir. of Basketball Ops. Will Barton, Equipment Mngr. Mark Evans, Dir. of Analytics Joel Justus, Coordinator of MBB Performance Rock Oliver

Sitting (from left to right): Asst. Coach Barry Rohrssen, Asst. Coach John Robic, Brian Long, Dominique Hawkins, EJ Floreal, Tod Lanter, Sam Malone, Tyler Ulis, Head Coach John Calipari, Assoc. Head Coach Kenny Payne

#PlayerPositionHometown (Last School)HtWt
00Marcus LeeMarcus LeeForwardAntioch, Calif. (Deer Valley)6'9220
1Devin BookerDevin BookerGuardGrand Rapids, Mich. (Moss Point)6'6206
2Aaron HarrisonAaron HarrisonGuardRichmond, Texas (Travis)6'6212
3Tyler UlisTyler UlisGuardLima, Ohio (Marian Catholic)5'9155
5Andrew HarrisonAndrew HarrisonGuardRichmond, Texas (Travis)6'6210
12Karl-Anthony TownsKarl-Anthony TownsForwardPiscataway, N.J. (St. Joseph)6'11250
13Sam MaloneSam MaloneGuardScituate, Mass. (Scituate)5'11185
15Willie Cauley-SteinWillie Cauley-SteinForwardOlathe, Kan. (Northwest)7'0240
21Tod LanterTod LanterGuardLexington, Ky. (Gulf Coast State CC)6'2190
22Alex PoythressForwardClarksville, Tenn. (Northeast)6'8230
24EJ FlorealEJ FlorealGuardPalo Alto, Calif. (Dunbar)6'4200
25Dominique HawkinsDominique HawkinsGuardRichmond, Ky. (Madison Central)6'0195
32Brian LongBrian LongGuardDumont, N.J. (River Dell)5'9155
35Derek WillisDerek WillisForwardMt. Washington, Ky. (Bullitt East)6'9220
41Trey LylesTrey LylesForwardIndianapolis, Ind. (Arsenal Tech)6'10235
44Dakari JohnsonDakari JohnsonCenterBrooklyn, N.Y. (Montverde Academy)7'0255

Coaches and Staff
John Calipari – Head Coach
Kenny Payne – Associate Head Coach
John Robic – Assistant Coach
Barry Rohrssen – Assistant Coach
Coordinator of MBB Performance: Ray Oliver (Kansas, `86)Strength Coach: Robert Harris (Kentucky State, `09)

Athletic Trainer: Chris Simmons (Memphis, `02)

Assoc. AD/ Basketball Operations: Chris Woolard (UCLA, `97)

Special Asst. to the Head Coach: Tony Barbee (UMass ’93)

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2012-2013 Kentucky Basketball Roster

Standing (from left to right): Strength Coach Mike Malone, Trainer Chris Simmons, Equipment Mngr. Bo Rodriguez, Asst. Dir. of Basketball Ops Preston Spradlin, Twany Beckham, Alex Poythress, Willie Cauley-Stein, Nerlens Noel, Kyle Wiltjer, Jon Hood, Undergraduate Student Asst. Marquis Estill, Special Asst. to the Head Coach Rod Strickland, Assoc. AD for Basketball Ops. Chris Woolard, Ray Oliver

Sitting (from left to right): Asst. Coach Kenny Payne, Asst. Coach Orlando Antigua, Ryan Harrow, Brian Long, Jarrod Polson, Archie Goodwin, Sam Malone, Julius Mays, Head Coach John Calipari, Assistant Coach John Robic

#PlayerPositionHometown (Last School)HtWt
3Nerlens Noel - photo by Britney McIntosh | UK AthleticsNerlens NoelForward, CenterEverett, MA (Tilton)6'10"228
4Jon HoodGuard, Guard-ForwardMadisonville, KY (North Hopkins)6'7"215
5Jarrod PolsonGuardNicholasville, KY6'2"182
10Archie Goodwin - photo by Britney McIntosh | UK AthleticsArchie GoodwinGuardLittle Rock, AR (Sylvan Hills)6'4"198
11Twany BeckhamGuardLouisville, KY (Ballard)6'5"202
12Ryan HarrowGuardMarietta, GA (Walton)6'2"170
13Sam MaloneSam MaloneGuardScituate, Mass. (Scituate)5'11185
15Willie Cauley-SteinWillie Cauley-SteinForwardOlathe, Kan. (Northwest)7'0240
21Tod LanterTod LanterGuardLexington, Ky. (Gulf Coast State CC)6'2190
22Alex PoythressForwardClarksville, Tenn. (Northeast)6'8230
32Brian LongBrian LongGuardDumont, N.J. (River Dell)5'9155
33Kyle WiltjerForwardPortland, OR (Jesuit)6'9"239
34Julius MaysGuardMarion, IN6'2"192

 

Head Coach: John Calipari (Clarion, ‘82)

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

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

Athletic Trainer: Chris Simmons (Memphis, ‘02)

 

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