Wenyen Gabriel's energy paying off for Kentucky

01/16/2017 08:00 PM

Wenyen Gabriel was a monster on the boards Saturday, grabbing 16 rebounds in Kentucky’s win over Auburn. He’s still developing his offensive game and isn’t as big as most people would like for 6’10” forward, but there is no doubt that when he is on the floor, the energy level is elevated.

What value can Gabriel bring to the team when he’s consistently playing with the type of energy he played with on Saturday? We take a look.

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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