Three Wildcats in the Naismith Watch List

Three Kentucky Wildcats have named in the Naismith watch list which consists of the top 50 players in the country.

Nerlens Noel, Archie Goodwin, and Alex Poythress are in the list of possible national player of the year candidates.

Here is the list:

NAISMITH AWARD EARLY-SEASON LIST
UCLA F Kyle Anderson
Louisville F Chane Behanan
Florida G Kenny Boynton
N.C. State G Lorenzo Brown
Michigan G Trey Burke
Murray State G Isaiah Canaan
Syracuse G Michael Carter-Williams
Butler G Rotnei Clarke
Notre Dame F Jack Cooley
Ohio G D.J. Cooper
Ohio State G Aaron Craft
Saint Mary’s G Matthew Dellavedova
Louisville C Gorgui Dieng
Missouri G Michael Dixon Jr.
San Diego State G Jamaal Franklin
Penn State G Tim Frazier
Kentucky G Archie Goodwin
Gonzaga F Elias Harris
Baylor G Pierre Jackson
Cincinnati G/F Sean Kilpatrick
N.C. State F C.J. Leslie
Arizona G Mark Lyons
Minnesota F Trevor Mbakwe
North Carolina F James Michael McAdoo
Lehigh G C.J. McCollum
Creighton F Doug McDermott
Kansas State G Rodney McGruder
Kansas G Ben McLemore
North Texas F Tony Mitchell
UNLV F Mike Moser
UCLA G/F Shabazz Muhammad
Kentucky F Nerlens Noel
Gonzaga G Kevin Pangos
Duke F Mason Plumlee
Georgetown F Otto Porter
Kentucky F Alex Poythress
Missouri G Phil Pressey
Colorado F Andre Roberson
Louisville G Peyton Siva
Oklahoma State G Marcus Smart
Florida State G Michael Snaer
Tennessee F Jarnell Stokes
Memphis F Adonis Thomas
Ohio State F DeShaun Thomas
Indiana F Christian Watford
Kansas C Jeff Withey
South Dakota State G Nate Wolters
Arkansas G B.J. Young
Florida C Patric Young
Indiana F Cody Zeller