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Old Man Reid Travis

(Mark Zerof/USA Today)

(Mark Zerof/USA Today)

Reid Travis is the rare veteran on Kentucky’s basketball roster this season. An “old head,” his teammate, PJ Washington, called him.

Travis already holds a degree from Stanford and will turn 23 years old next month, so he’s a little different than the typical player who comes to Kentucky straight out of high school and bolts for the NBA as soon as possible.

He also has strong eye contact whenever you speak to him, although, it can be very intimidating.

I asked his younger teammates about the stare and Travis’ old age:

You can see our preseason interview with Reid Travis here.

Article written by Drew Franklin

I can recite every line from Forrest Gump, blindfolded. Follow me on Twitter: @DrewFranklinKSR

2 Comments for Old Man Reid Travis



  1. Wade
    6:53 pm November 2, 2018 Permalink

    That’s funny



  2. Luether
    7:48 pm November 2, 2018 Permalink

    Looking forward to seeing his maturity guide his young teammates…