Apr 24, 2015, 11:15 AM EDT
Poythress played in eight games before suffering a torn ACL in practice.
Without Alex Poythress, No. 1 Kentucky’s offense looks comfortable in win over No. 21 North Carolina
Dec 13, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT
No. 1 Kentucky seemed fine without Alex Poythress in a blowout win over No. 21 North Carolina.
Dec 12, 2014, 12:59 AM EDT
Poythress is a key member of the Kentucky rotation, and his play last March was one reason why the Wildcats reached the national title game.
Nov 18, 2014, 11:47 PM EDT
A statement win for the top-ranked team in the nation, two days after struggling at home against Buffalo.
Nov 14, 2014, 9:55 PM EDT
The nation’s top-ranked team went to 1-0 on the season.
Nov 11, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT
A compilation of Kentucky’s dunks from the Big Blue Bahamas Tour and two exhibition games.
Nov 7, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT
As good as the Wildcats are, there are certainly some red flags here.
Oct 14, 2014, 8:35 PM EDT
Kentucky held an NBA draft combine for all 30 NBA franchises on Friday, Oct. 11 in Lexington.
Oct 10, 2014, 5:30 PM EDT
Kentucky held a draft combine for all 30 NBA teams on Friday afternoon.
Sep 29, 2014, 7:15 PM EDT
Spoiler: Kentucky is going to dunk a lot this season.
Sep 29, 2014, 5:15 PM EDT
John Calipari’s loaded roster has required a new position on the Kentucky staff.
Sep 25, 2014, 11:45 AM EDT
A must-watch video from the Kentucky junior forward.
Kentucky loses final game of Bahamas tour, Jack Martinez hits game-winner for Dominican Republic (VIDEO)
Aug 17, 2014, 3:06 PM EDT
The Wildcats went 5-1 during their eight-day stay in the Nassau.
Aug 12, 2014, 3:46 PM EDT
Tyler Ulis, Karl Towns, too much depth and why Alex Poythress’ play was so important.
Aug 10, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT
Kentucky knocked off the Puerto Rico B team on Sunday.
Aug 9, 2014, 2:15 PM EDT
Alex Poythress has been playing more on the perimeter this offseason.
Apr 23, 2014, 11:49 AM EDT
Kentucky got some good news on Wednesday afternoon.
Apr 6, 2014, 1:15 AM EDT
Alex Poythress continued his run of solid play in the NCAA tournament with an eight-point, seven-rebound outing in No. 8 Kentucky’s win over No. 2 Wisconsin.
Apr 5, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT
Click here to view Alex Poythress’ dunk. Stay to watch Jarrod Polson’s reaction.
Jan 29, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT
Back in December, when Kentucky got dropped by North Carolina on their visit to Chapel Hill, I wrote this column and this sidebar taking stock of Kentucky’s status and potential this season. I think it’s worth revisiting now. If you don’t feel like reading through 1,000 words of two month-old writing, here’s a summary of…
Jan 22, 2014, 12:21 AM EDT
It wasn’t always pretty and it wasn’t always exciting, but No. 14 Kentucky did the job they were supposed to do against Texas A&M on a snowy Tuesday night, dispatching the Aggies, 68-51. Billy Kennedy entered the night with a game-plan: to play the game at a snail’s pace, trying to keep the score in…
Dec 14, 2013, 8:29 PM EDT
We are now 11 games into the college basketball season, but No. 11 Kentucky still appears to be a long way away from being a team capable of winning a national title. The Wildcats are sitting at 8-3 after Saturday’s 82-77 loss to No. 18 North Carolina, with one final chance against Louisville to try…
Dec 10, 2013, 5:10 PM EDT
Preseason prognostication is, more or less, a guessing game. The picks that the so-called experts — myself included — make are educated and generally well-researched, but they’re still guess. And oftentimes, those guesses end up wrong. Through a month of the season, who did we swing-and-miss on the most?: TEN MOST DISAPPOINTING PLAYERS Luke Hancock,…
Dec 7, 2013, 2:36 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Baylor 67, Kentucky 62 It didn’t have the atmosphere of a game that was one of the season’s biggest to date since it was played at Cowboys Stadium in Dallas, but Baylor announced themselves to the country as a top team. They did it with Kenny Chery, a Junior College transfer in…
Nov 12, 2013, 10:30 AM EDT
Tuesday is an indisputably great day for college hoop heads around the country, as we not only get 30 straight hours of hoops, but the marathon session of basketball is capped off with the Champions Classic, the single best in-season event ever. That’s right. I said it. I’ll even take it a step further: I…
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