UK BASKETBALL | Marcus Lee "A-OK," but still not practicing
12/08/2015 05:53 PM
LEXINGTON — After suffering an undisclosed “head injury” in the first half of the UCLA game, Kentucky Basketball says junior forward Marcus Lee is “A-OK” but still not practicing with the team.
Marcus was all smiles while flying home with the team after an 87-77 loss in Los Angeles, but UK head coach John Calipari confirmed during his Tuesday press conference that Marcus still has not returned to practice, and his availability for the Wildcats’ game on Wednesday night vs. Eastern Kentucky is “up to the team doctors.”
Calipari also would not confirm whether or not Lee suffered a concussion as a result of his head injury.
KSTV discussed the importance of Marcus Lee to Kentucky’s roster, explaining how he could be the most valuable player in the Wildcats’ frontcourt: