Projecting Kentucky's starting lineup for the 2017-2018 season

05/11/2017 07:45 PM

While Kentucky’s roster for this upcoming season isn’t set in stone yet, we have a good idea of what John Calipari’s team is going to look like. Freshmen Quade Green, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Jemarl Baker make up the backcourt, while the froncourt is loaded with talent featuring Kevin Knox, Jarred Vanderbilt, PJ Washington, Nick Richards, Wenyen Gabriel and Sacha Killeya-Jones.

Using the current roster we know of (not counting Hamidou Diallo, Mohamed Bamba or Cam Johnson), TJ Beisner and Bradley McKee give their projections for Kentucky’s starting five.

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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