Marcus Lee opens up about leaving UK

All things considered, Marcus Lee is happy with how his college career turned out. Kentucky coach John Calipari has said on many occasions that the Kentucky basketball program “isn’t for everyone.” The stage can be too big, the spotlight of instant and continuing celebrity too bright and the constant flux of elite talent into the program too upsetting for development. A recent...
Via A Sea of Blue
16 days ago

Former Kentucky F Marcus Lee commits to Cal

The Cal Golden Bears just got a little stronger on Saturday when former Kentucky forward Marcus Lee announced his commitment to the team. The announcement came after he announced his transfer from the Wildcats last month. Lee had originally declared for the NBA Draft, but he decided to withdraw his name from consideration and return to school. However, he would not return to Lexington...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Kentucky transfer F Marcus Lee to visit Cal on Tuesday

From one Cal to another, Kentucky transfer forward Marcus Lee is expected visit the California Golden Bears later this week. The rising senior is expected to commit to the team during his visit and sit out the 2016-17 season before playing his final year in 2017. Lee was one of the many Wildcats to announce transfers going into the 2016 season. CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein reported...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 29, 2016  |  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

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 literally...
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Lee Throws Down Monster Two-Hand Alley-Oop Over Frank Kaminsky

Marcus Lee has come out of nowhere in the NCAA Tournament. Last year’s McDonald’s All-American emerged for John Calipari’s Wildcats against Michigan in the Elite 8, scoring a huge 10 points and grabbing 8 boards off the bench in Willie Cauley-Stein’s absence; he had only played in one minute of game time prior. Now, the whole nation knows about him and he may even be a late first...
Via Diehardsport
April 06, 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

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