The rosters have been announced for the annual Jordan Brand Classic All-Star Game, in which the world gets to see 20 of the nation’s top high school recruits playing against each other. Two Kentucky commits made the roster in Alex Poythress and Archie Goodwin, who will be playing on the West team alongside Shabazz Muhammad and Anthony Bennett , whom UK is trying to lock-up to secure another top-ranked recruiting class. You can expect that Goodwin and Poythress will be in there ears about UK, as if they weren’t already.
Kanter Getting Recognition
Enes Kanter has slowly begun to become a significant contributor to the Utah Jazz. In 20 games, he’s played in only 14 minutes per game, and is averaging five points
and five rebounds per game. He’s tied for 2nd-place in rookie-rebounding and blocks. Kanter has now managed to crack the ESPN Top-10 Rookies list, coming in at #9. He’s playing in a loaded
frontcourt in Utah, who’s currently contending for playoff spot after missing out on the postseason last year.
Coach Cal Gives Behind theScenes Look
Coach John Calipari loves using social media to keep the UK fanbase informed and feeling as if they were a part of the team. On CoachCal.com, he’s just posted a behind-the-scenes look at his team as they prepared to face the LSU Tigers last weekend. Give it a look.
Women’s Hoops Hosting Ole Miss
The #5 Kentucky women’s basketball team looks to continue its record-breaking start to a season as they’ll hostt Ole Miss on tonight in Memorial Coliseum. It will mark the final home game for the Cats until Feb. 20. Game time is 7 p.m. ET.