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UK basketball prospectus reveals player heights and weights

The University of Kentucky men’s basketball team released it preseason prospectus on Thursday and it includes the official team roster for 2017-18, complete with unofficial measurements for the Wildcats.

The heights and weights of the players — which, again, are unofficial — can be seen here:

A couple quick observations:

— Kevin Knox is a dangerous 6-9

— I thought P.J. Washington would be taller

— I find it hard to believe that Wenyen Gabriel has lost weight since last season (213 lbs)

Did I mention these are unofficial?

Article written by Drew Franklin

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

9 Comments for UK basketball prospectus reveals player heights and weights

  1. Tony the Liger
    5:13 pm August 3, 2017 Permalink

    If Quade Green is really 180lbs., I’ll eat my hat.

  2. kyle heavy
    5:38 pm August 3, 2017 Permalink

    Perhaps a penis reduction during the offseason was in tall order, Drew? That could maybe explain Wenyen’s weight loss.

  3. MegatonRange
    5:39 pm August 3, 2017 Permalink

    How about Jarred Vanderbilt at 6’9″ 214! I thought he was 6’7″ tops!

  4. Reuben Cuban
    6:01 pm August 3, 2017 Permalink

    Proud Pic. Pride is a sin. Now, prove it on the Ball Courts – Nationwide!

  5. chardun20
    6:52 pm August 3, 2017 Permalink

    I wonder if Vanderbilt and PJ Washington heights are mixed up or did Vanderbilt have growth spurt?

    • MegatonRange
      9:57 pm August 3, 2017 Permalink

      I hope Vanderbilt’s height is correct. Having a 6’9″ forward with his skills….Wow! I also thought Washington was 6’8″, but with his bulk & on-court attitude, it won’t matter.

  6. jrdh13
    7:09 pm August 3, 2017 Permalink

    I have no clue what the line up will actually look like. Hami running the pg and knox at the 2 with a mixture of wenyen vando pj and richards has to be the tallest lineup ever. Even taller than the towns team

  7. BourbonNBasketball
    7:56 am August 4, 2017 Permalink

    Brad Calipari is the only player on this year’s squad with tattoos.