Tag Archives: 2013 basketball recruiting

Mini-poll: Coach Calipari’s 2-Year College Requirement Before Entering NBA Draft


Coach Calipari had expressed that he wants his recruits to stay at least 2 years in college before entering NBA draft. [colored_box color=”blue”]Scott Coleman (SB Nation) writes: Kentucky coach John Calipari wants players to spend two seasons in college before heading to the NBA, according to ESPN’s Brett McMurphy. The debate over when to allow a player to turn pro ...

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Dominique Hawkins Day Proclaimed!


Mayor Jim Barnes of Richmond has declared May 18th as “Dominique Hawkins Day”. The city is very proud and recognizes Hawkins’ accomplishments. Congratulations Mr. Kentucky Basketball and future Cat Dominique Hawkins! Here’s Dominique with Rep. Andy Barr at the Key Ceremony this morning.

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Aaron Harrison, Mr. Basketball State of Texas


Future Cat Aaron Harrison is named Mr. Basketball in The State of Texas by Texas Assoc of Basketball Coaches. Congratulations! @aaronice2 Aaron Harrison Mr B-ballThe State of TXJoins good company Shaquille O’Neal 1989 Chris Bosh 2002 @travishoops @fbisdathletics — Travis High School (@ths_tigers) May 17, 2013

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Coach Cal Wants You To Follow The Team


BBN, Coach Cal is asking you to follow the Wildcats. Returning Players Willie Cauley-Stein, Alex Poythress, Kyle Wiltjer, Jon Hood, Jarrod Polson, Sam Malone, Brian Long, Tod Lanter Make sure you follow @trillwill15 @alexthegreat22 @kwiltj @hoodyhood4 @jpolson05 @sammaloneuk13 @brianlong32 @tod_lanteriii — John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) May 16, 2013 Freshman Class Julius Randle, Dakari Johnson, Dominique Hawkins, Aaron Harrison, Andrew Harrison, James ...

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Video: Can Coach Cal Mesh Alpha Males?


Coach Cal is confident about the next season. When asked if he can mesh the alpha males on his team, he answered that there isn’t too many of them, and he thinks that is fine. He said there are at most 2 alpha males on his team… can you guess who they are?

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Vinegate: The Truth About the Andrew Wiggins Diss


Last weekend Twitter exploded with talks about a Vine video tweeted by Aaron Harrison. The rumored tweet/Vine, with Harrison allegedly dissing Andrew Wiggins (who is set to announce on Tuesday at around 12:15), was immediately deleted. On the rumored clip, a friend in the backseat was caught on cam saying “F*** Wiggins, we don’t need him.” – a rumor that ...

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Cauley-Stein; Alex Poythress To Shine Next Season


With the 2013 recruiting class getting so much hype and excitement from BBN, we should not forget there will be two great players back on the team in Alex Poythress and Willie Cauley-Stein. There will be some big boys on the team next year, including these two players coming back to make a name for themselves and increase their chances ...

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Andrew Wiggins Prom Photos


9 days until the signing deadline, and Andrew Wiggins hasn’t made a decision yet. He is busy with other stuff, like prom. He posted the above photo on his Instagram.   All photos below from herald-dispatch.

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Kentucky Places 5 Recruits in Top 10 of ESPN 100


Five future Wildcats make it to 2013 ESPN 100, these are Julius Randle, Andrew Harrison, Dakari Johnson, James Young, and Aaron Harrison. Kentucky has the No. 1 PF, PG, and SG. Marcus Lee also made it to the list, landing on the 25th spot. Full list

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Dominique Hawkins Named AP Kentucky Player of the Year

Dominique Hawkins

2013 recruit Dominique Hawkins was named player of the year in the state of Kentucky by the Associated Press last Tuesday, April 29. Hawkins was also named Kentucky’s Mr. Basketball and Kentucky Gatorade State Player of the Year. He is joined by fellow recruit Derek Willis on the AP first team. Source

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Wildcat Captions #19 – Andrew Wiggins, BBN is Waiting and Guessing


BBN is anxious… CLICK HERE to see the mixed reactions… Are you tired of waiting? Of guessing? It’s time to guess some more. Try to lip read and tell us what he should be saying – Let’s play Wildcat Captions #19! Leave your “captions” on the comments box below. Once we have enough entries, we will select the winner.

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