Who will be Kentucky's "X-factor" this season?

06/27/2017 07:45 PM

John Calipari has mentioned numerous times this offseason that this year’s Kentucky basketball team is going to be the youngest and most inexperienced group yet. Kentucky has to replace over 90 percent of its scoring, 76 percent of its rebounding and 88 percent of its minutes for next season.

We’ve talked recently about leadership and how important it is for this team. Tonight, we take a look at the difference makers on the team, or the X factors.

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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