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Wildcats Towns, Booker, Cauley-Stein Make NBA All-Rookie Teams

All Rookie Team
All Rookie Team

 

 

 

 

 

Towns and Booker named to the All-Rookie First Team; Cauley-Stein makes Second Team

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The notion that the Kentucky men’s basketball program not only puts players in the NBA, it prepares them to succeed, was underscored Thursday by the latest honors from its most recent draft class. Former Wildcats Karl-Anthony Towns, Devin Booker and Willie Cauley-Stein were named to the NBA All-Rookie teams on Thursday by the league. Continue reading Wildcats Towns, Booker, Cauley-Stein Make NBA All-Rookie Teams

Former Wildcat Karl-Anthony Towns Named NBA Rookie of the Year

Karl Anthony Towns - NBA Rookie of the Year
Karl Anthony Towns – NBA Rookie of the Year

First former player to win league’s first-year player honor

NEW YORK – Succeed and proceed. From NCAA All-American to NBA Rookie of the Year, former Kentucky men’s basketball player Karl-Anthony Towns has become another beacon of head coach John Calipari’s players-first program. Continue reading Former Wildcat Karl-Anthony Towns Named NBA Rookie of the Year