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Kentucky’s Returning Players Met With The Media This Afternoon And They’re Very Optimistic About 2015-16

The trio of Kentucky players who will be the elder statesmen on the Wildcats’ 2015-16 men’s basketball team met with the media this afternoon.  Point guard Tyler Ulis, forward Alex Poythress and center Marcus Lee each took turns speaking with reporters about next season.  It’s safe to say they’re very optimistic about their chances to win a championship.  Poythress: “Last...
Via College Spun
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kentucky's Marcus Lee With the Sweet Alley-Oop Against West Virginia

There is a reason why the Kentucky Wildcats are the best in the land. It doesn't matter how good your defense is or what kind of defense you run, unless you have a sniper in the stands that can take out the starting five you are in trouble.West Virginia doesn't have a sniper in the stands which is probably the only way they could stop Marcus Lee from completing his half of an alley...
Via FatManWriting
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Marcus Lee skies for pair of highlight-reel dunks (video)

Marcus Lee opened up the second-half of play against the Dominican Republic with a pair of highlight-reel dunks to help the Kentucky Wildcats build their lead to 20 points. - . Want to continue this Kentucky Wildcats  discussion? Then be sure to check out the KSC Forums Subscribe to our RSS feed to always be in the know. […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Tyler Ulis, Karl Towns and Marcus Lee earn starts vs Puerto Rico

The Kentucky Wildcats open their Big Blue Bahamas Tour today against the Puerto Rico National Team reserves. The starting lineups in each game of this trip will probably be different form game to game, and the lineup being put out for this game is unique to say the least. Aaron and Andrew Harrison,, along with […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Kentucky basketball forward preview: Competition, size and Lyles

The average height of the listed frontcourt for Kentucky basketball’s first NCAA championship roster in 1948 was approximately 6-foot-3. Flash forward 67 seasons to the upcoming 2014-15 Wildcat campaign and the average height of Kentucky basketball’s frontcourt is 6-foot-9.  Clearly, college basketball has evolved since the Adolph Rupp-domination days, both emblematically and...
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Kentucky Announces That Marcus Lee Will Return To School

Marcus Lee wasn’t a factor for much of Kentucky’s 2013-14 season. The freshman forward only averaged 2.4 points and 1.4 rebounds per game for the Wildcats, and did not play at all in 15 games this season. He did have a big role in Kentucky’s Elite Eight win over Michigan, when he scored 10 points and grabbed eight rebounds in just 15 minutes. Lee didn’t have the classic one...
Via College Spun
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Lee announces return to Kentucky Wildcats for sophomore season

Kentucky Wildcats freshman forward Marcus Lee will bypass the 2014 NBA Draft and return to UK for the 2014-15 season, it was announced in a release on Friday. The Antioch, Calif., native tallied 17 points in UK’s season-opener against UNC Asheville and pulled down a then-career-high six rebounds against Northern Kentucky. From there, Lee sat on the bench for most of the season...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Kentucky freshman Marcus Lee gets standing ovation in marketing class

In a Lucas Oil Stadium locker room, minutes after the best performance of his season, Kentucky freshman Marcus Lee was praised by his coach, John Calipari. “Everyone in the world is talking about you,” Calipari told Lee following the Wildcats’ Elite Eight win against Michigan. The love for the freshman big man continued Tuesday morning on Kentucky’s Lexington campus. Marcus...
Via College Spun
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kentucky's Marcus Lee With the 'Not in My House' Block of the Day

When the season started we all expected Kentucky to dominate the competition. That of course did not happen, but the Wildcats are certainly getting it done when it matters most. With Marcus Lee--and the rest of the guys of course--making plays like this one there is no telling how far the Wildcats can go.You can tell the guys are feeling it now too, and with stare downs like this...
Via FatManWriting
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Lee the unlikely hero as Kentucky dances on

INDIANAPOLIS - Go big or go home? It's not that simple, but if not for Marcus Lee and the abilty to go big, Kentucky might have gone home after Sunday's classic Midwest Regional final vs. Michigan. Instead, the young and dangerous Wildcats dance on to the Final Four. With 7-footer Willie Cauley-Stein out of the lineup due to an ankle injury, Kentucky coach John Calipari had to go...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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