Basketball

Seven Kentucky Wildcats are in Scout's final 2017 Top 100 Rankings

04/19/2017 06:01 PM

Scout.com released its final 2017 top 100 rankings this afternoon and seven Kentucky Wildcats made the list. Hamidou Diallo, who enrolled at Kentucky this semester, is the highest ranked at No. 10. Jarred Vanderbilt is right behind him at No. 11, P.J. Washington is No. 14, Nick Richards is No. 16, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is No. 39 and Jemarl Baker is the No. 85 prospect in the class. Three of Kentucky’s remaining targets are also in the top 100. Mohamed Bamba... Read more 

Isaac Humphries projected a second-round pick by NBAdraft.net

04/19/2017 05:57 PM

Former Kentucky Wildcat Isaac Humphries is busy preparing for the next level. While most think that Humphries will take his talents overseas, it appears he does have a shot at the NBA. The draft site nbadraft.net currently has Humphries projected to be picked in the second round of June’s NBA draft at number 46 to the Houston Rockets. Humphries averaged just 2.8 points and 2.8 rebounds per game this past season at Kentucky. Does Humphries have a realistic chance of... Read more 

A look at John Calipari's recent recruiting visits

04/18/2017 07:31 PM

John Calipari has been very active this week as he aims to lock down the rest of his 2017 class, as well as get some progress made in 2018. Evan Daniels from Scout.com joined KSTV’s Clayton Abernathy to discuss his recent visits and what’s next for the Kentucky Wildcats.  Read more 

Evaluating De'Aaron Fox's game at the next level

04/18/2017 05:17 PM

De’Aaron Fox is virtually a lock to be a lottery pick in the NBA Draft this June. As he prepares to take the next step, TJ Beisner and Bradley McKee discuss what the future holds for Fox in the NBA.  Read more 

Projecting Malik Monk at the next level

04/17/2017 10:20 PM

Former UK guard Malik Monk is a lock to be picked in the lottery when the NBA Draft rolls around in June, but what kind of player will he be at the next level? KSTV discussed what to expect from freshman star as an NBA rookie.  Read more 

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has big weekend in Louisville

04/17/2017 07:00 PM

Future Kentucky Wildcat Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had a big weekend in Louisville, as he was named MVP of the Kentucky Derby Festival Classic. Gilgeous-Alexander had a game-high 29 points as Team Thunder beat Team Lightning 122-109. Alexander also won the all-star game’s three-point shooting contest. Mark Krebs and Bradley McKee joined TJ Beisner to discuss Gilgeous-Alexander’s rapid rise as of late and what’s in store for him next season at Kentucky.  Read more 

Dominique Hawkins plays "UK on eBay"

04/16/2017 02:52 PM

The latest edition of “UK on eBay” featured a very special guest, former Kentucky basketball player Dominique Hawkins. Hawkins battled it out with Bradley McKee and it came down to the wire. Check out who won:  Read more 

Dominique Hawkins visits Hopkins Elementary on Friday

04/15/2017 09:00 AM

Dominique Hawkins understands how much young Kentucky basketball fans across the state look up to him. The former Wildcat stopped by Hopkins Elementary school in Somerset, KY on Friday afternoon to talk about the importance of education and being kind to one another. Check out part of Hawkins’ time with the kids:  Read more 

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander visits Norton Children's Hospital

04/14/2017 05:25 PM

Incoming Kentucky basketball player Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is in Louisville for Saturday night’s Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic. Gilgeous-Alexander and the rest of the participants have been hard at work on the court, but this morning they got away from practice and gave back to those who need it most. They visited Norton Children’s Hospital in downtown Louisville to hang out with kids who are battling cancer and other serious illnesses. We followed Gilgeous-Alexander as he went around and hung out... Read more 

On the autograph trail with Malik Monk

04/12/2017 08:55 PM

Malik Monk was in Louisville on Tuesday night, as he travels the state for his autograph tour. Hundreds of fans lined up around the block to meet Monk, including one familiar face. Bradley McKee has more:  Read more 

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