Can Nick Richards be Kentucky's defensive stopper?

10/25/2017 05:15 PM

If Kentucky wants to be an elite defensive team, they will need strong play from freshman center Nick Richards. Richards, who is an athletic seven footer, prides himself on his defense and physicality in the paint.

Is he ready to be the rim protector John Calipari needs him to be this season?

Clayton Abernathy

Clayton is a Producer for Spectrum News. He graduated with a Journalism degree from the University of Kentucky and he lives and breathes UK Basketball, making him the perfect fit to produce KSTV. That’s Kentucky’s only nightly half-hour show dedicated solely to UK sports. You can watch it weeknights at 7:30 and 11 on Spectrum News. Follow Clayton on twitter @ClaySTV1 to stay updated on the latest UK Basketball and recruiting news or to follow his amateur competitive eating endeavors. He once ate thirteen cheese Coney hot dogs in one sitting…on his lunch break.


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