UK Standouts To Enter NBA Draft

Six members of the University of Kentucky national championship basketball team, including five underclassmen, will enter the NBA draft in June.      Freshmen Anthony Davis, Marquis Teague and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and sophomores Doron Lamb and Terrence Jones announced tonight that they will forego their college eligibility and enter the draft, along with senior Darius Miller. Davis […]

Kanter, Knight Among Top NBA picks

Five college basketball players with Kentucky connections were selected in yesterday’s National Basketball Association draft. UK’s Enes Kanter was taken third overall by the Utah Jazz. Kanter never played for the Wildcats after being declared ineligible by the NCAA. UK guard Branden Knight was the eight overall pick, going to the Detroit Pistons. Morehead State’s […]

Samardo Samuels Leaving U of L

By Rick Howlett University of Louisville basketball standout Samardo Samuels won’t return to the team for his junior season. Samuels announced last month he would explore his options before deciding whether to come back, but now says he will hire an agent and remain in the NBA draft. Coach Rick Pitino says he told Samuels […]