Jun 27, 2015, 10:53 AM EDT
The 6-foot-8 forward was limited to only eight games last season.
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…
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