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Kentucky Basketball: Dominique Hawkins’ vertical jump is as impressive as you’d expect

There has been a lot of buzz around Dominique Hawkins. The former Kentucky Basketball guard is getting looks from all different directions. In a tweet send out by Draft Express Content, you can see a snippet of a video of one of the...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
June 02, 2017

Ex-Kentucky basketball player drawing interest from NFL teams

After four years on the hardwood for the Kentucky Wildcats, Dominique Hawkins could be taking his talents to the gridiron.Jonathan Givony of DraftExpress reported earlier this week to Ben Roberts of Kentucky.com that Hawkins has been attracting interest recently from NFL teams, who are apparently intrigued by his potential as a defensive back.The 22-year-old Hawkins averaged just...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Dominique Hawkins is Your Feel Good Story of The Season

Growing up in Kentucky, Dominique Hawkins was born into the realm of the cult that is Kentucky Basketball. Dominique Hawkins grew up as a Kentucky Basketball fan in Richmond, Kentucky. In the Bluegrass State, basketball runs through...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
March 12, 2017

His Kentucky teammates agree: Dominique Hawkins is one of the nation’s best defenders

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Kentucky locker room isn’t the fairest way to find out who college basketball’s best defender is, but Wildcats senior Dominique Hawkins would be a likely choice in most places. Ask his teammates and he’s almost unanimous. Senior forward Derek Willis: “I’d say he’s probably the best on-ball defender in the conference without a doubt. I’d throw him in there with...
Via SEC Country
March 11, 2017

Kentucky Basketball: Dominique ‘Old Reliable’ Hawkins always ready

LEXINGTON, Ky. – On Valentine’s Day, of all days, John Calipari managed to give senior guard Dominique Hawkins just about the un-sexiest nickname possible. “He’s like Old Reliable,” Kentucky’s coach said after an 83-58 win over Tennessee on Tuesday. And he really means that as a compliment. “You know you can go to him. He can play point guard, he can play off guard. If you want him...
Via SEC Country
February 14, 2017

Kentucky Basketball: Dominique Hawkins, other role players rise to the occasion (again) in South Carolina win

LEXINGTON, Ky. – If Kentucky basketball cuts down the nets in April, there’s a decent chance Dominique Hawkins will have had something important to do with it. Or maybe Derek Willis. Or Wenyen Gabriel. But definitely someone other than the obvious stars, De’Aaron Fox, Malik Monk, Isaiah Briscoe and Bam Adebayo. In three of the Wildcats’ last four games, some combination of those...
Via SEC Country
January 22, 2017

Defense giving Kentucky senior Dominique Hawkins a boost in playing time

LEXINGTON, Ky. — In Kentucky’s ever spinning turnstile of young talent, Dominique Hawkins’ defense has been one of the few constants. Hawkins’ value has been magnified in his final season over Kentucky’s 8-1 start and his defense was turned up again Wednesday night as the Wildcats held Valparaiso to 63 points. Names like Monk, Fox, Briscoe and Adebayo compile the highlights, but...
Via SEC Country
December 08, 2016

Kentucky’s Dominique Hawkins breaks hand; will miss 4 wks

Kentucky junior point guard Dominique Hawkins broke a bone in his right hand this weekend and will miss up to a month of practice, the team confirmed Monday on Twitter. #BBN, unfortunate news to report tonight. Dominique Hawkins broke his hand this weekend and will miss four weeks. http://t.co/7Pq3GqTblB — Kentucky Basketball (@KentuckyMBB) October 6, 2015 Hawkins played in just...
Via Campus Sports Net
October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentucky basketball: Dominique Hawkins will be the X Factor

Aaron Harrison is going to score. Dakari Johnson, Willie Cauley-Stein, Karl-Anthony Towns and the rest of the members of the you-must-be-6-foot-8-or-taller-to-play front court are going to rebound. Andrew Harrison and (maybe) Tyler Ulis are going to run the point. Assumptions can be made regarding the 2014-2015 Kentucky basketball season, but several questions remain unanswered....
Via isportsweb.com
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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