Welcome back, Alex Poythress

10/28/2015 07:28 PM

Photo: UK Athletics

He’s not all the way back, but he was back. And that was good enough for Kentucky fans who showed up at Rupp Arena Tuesday night for the UK Blue-White game.

It’s been 10 months since Alex Poythress tore his ACL during practice and he showed 15,000 fans inside Rupp Arena just how far he’s progressed in his rehab. Showcasing a reliable three-point shot (3-4 from deep) and flashes of his trademark explosiveness, he gave glimpses into how special he could be for the Cats this season. John Calipari says he just wants him to take his time and focus on the basics.


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