Calipari has high hopes for Alex Poythress tonight

06/23/2016 10:19 AM

Alex Poythress remains the one unknown ahead of tonight’s draft. The former Wildcat is a possible second-round pick according to ESPN’s Chad Ford, but is not showing up on most draft boards. Ford ranks Poythress as the 55th best prospect, saying he is an elite athlete who can defend at multiple positions. Coach Cal strongly believes that Alex Poythress should be taken due to his skill-set, athleticism and character.

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