BREAKING NEWS! Alex Poythress just announced via press release that he will return to Kentucky for his junior season. Here are his quotes about coming back to school:
“Playing in the NBA has always been a dream of mine, but I want to make sure that I’m NBA-ready before I make that jump,” Poythress said. “By coming back, I’ll be so much closer to earning my degree in business and it will give me another year to prepare my game and my body for the next level.”
John Calipari said he’s excited for Alex, and proud of his decision:
“I’m excited for Alex and the decision he’s arrived at,” head coach John Calipari said. “I’m proud of the work he committed to this past season, on and off the floor, and think he’s ready to take that next step and lead this team next season.”
Welcome back, Alex. We’re proud of you, too.
Three to go…