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WATCH: Kyle Wiltjer is a shooting machine

Kyle Wiltjer began his collegiate basketball career at Kentucky before transferring to Gonzaga last year and redshirting for a season. A promising big man who averaged 10.2 points per game during the 2012-2013 season, it appears Wiltjer has spent a lot of time working on his outside shooting while he has been held out of...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga University's Kyle Wiltjer set the behind-the-back basketball shot world record at 47 ft...not once but twice

Gonzaga University forward Kyle Wiltjer broke the world record farthest behind-the-back basketball shot. Previously at 24 is now set at 47 feet.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
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October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyle Wiltjer’s Gonzaga Jersey Brings Mixed Feelings

Former Kentucky player Kyle Wiltjer decided to leave the program at the conclusion of last season. The former Oregon high school stand out decided to commit to the Wildcats without ever visiting the campus. He became the spark off of the bench for the 2012 national title team, showing off his marksmanship from three point range. With a new year, a new set of expectations were placed...
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Reports: Wiltjer heading to Gonzaga

Former Kentucky forward Kyle Wiltjer, who was named the SEC's Sixth Man of the Year, will transfer to Gonzaga, according to multiple reports. Wiltjer, who will sit out this season due to NCAA rules regarding transfers, was a sought-after recruit coming out of Beaverton, Ore. The 6-foot-10, 239-pound sophomore averaged 10.2 points and 4.2 rebounds last season. Wiltjer, who was...
Via Fox Sports
July 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Kentucky’s Kyle Wiltjer Is Officially Transferring To Gonzaga

There had been a lot of speculation recently whether Kyle Wiltjer was actually going to transfer away from Kentucky after writing a farewell letter to Big Blue Nation last month. Today, we have our answer — Wiltjer will be headed to Gonzaga. Kentucky transfer Kyle Wiltjer is a done deal to Gonzaga, his father tells — Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello) July...
Via College Spun
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Wiltjer transfer not a done deal

After releasing a statement early last week, it appeared that Kyle Wiltjer’s days in a Kentucky uniform were over, and that may still be the case, but it does appear that the junior-to-be may be reconsidering his decision to transfer. Upon hearing that Wiltjer was to transfer from UK, speculation began to mount that he would move on to a school on the west coast. Media members...
June 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Is Kentucky’s Kyle Wiltjer Waffling On Transferring Away From UK?

Earlier this week, Kentucky forward Kyle Wiltjer shocked the college basketball world when he wrote a letter to Big Blue Nation informing them that he was considering a transfer. Fans immediately took the “he’s gone” mentality and took to Twitter to try to convince him to stay with the program. Well, it appears that he may be having second thoughts. Today, Coach Calipari was...
Via College Spun
June 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Kentucky F Kyle Wiltjer says he is transferring

Kentucky forward Kyle Wiltjer is transferring to find a ''significant'' role elsewhere. The 6-foot-10 Wiltjer played with the Canadian national team this summer, posted a letter on Kentucky's athletic department website Monday afternoon, saying he will seek a situation to help him ''compete the way I know I can. ... wherever that may be.'' He...
Via AP on Fox
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Wiltjer Writes Letter To BBN Stating That He’s Looking At Leaving Kentucky

Kyle Wiltjer has played basketball at the University of Kentucky for the past two seasons. He played a prominent role in Kentucky’s 2012 national championship run and has spent his summer playing with the Canadian national team. Today, Wiltjer released this letter to the Big Blue Nation through UK Athletics, stating that he’s looking at potentially leaving UK.  Here’s a...
Via College Spun
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Wiltjer to Gonzaga?

A few rumors have started flying from the west coast that Kyle Wiltjer is in serious considerations of transferring to Gonzaga. The 6’9” Wiltjer is from Portland, Oregon and committed to the University of Kentucky without even visiting the campus first. After being a key reserve on the 2012 National Championship team, Wiltjer was expected to be more of a force and possibly a...
March 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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