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2017 Schedule
32-6, 1st in SEC

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Hamidou Diallo is withdrawing his name from the NBA Draft and returning to Kentucky, sources told ESPN.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Nearing nine hours left until the deadline. Kentucky's Hamidou Diallo, Purdue's Caleb Swanigan and Kansas' Svi Mykhailiuk the lone holdouts.

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14hMyron Medcalf

Will Wenyen Gabriel test the 2018 draft waters?

Gabriel could play a significant role on a talented Kentucky roster, which should put him in position to consider the NBA draft after his sophomore season.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Key NBA decisions to watch today: Caleb Swanigan, Tony Bradley, D.J. Wilson and Mo Wagner, Hamidou Diallo, Svi Mykhailiuk. Other notables include Vince Edwards, Omer Yurtseven, Johnathan Williams, Tacko Fall, Kameron Williams, Shaqquan Aaron.

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1dChad Ford

Big Board 7.0: Where is De'Aaron Fox?

A handful of clubs prefer the Kentucky point guard over Lonzo Ball, but Fox's measurements came in shorter than expected at the NBA combine.

ESPN Stats and Information  

With Wednesday's deadline for players to remove their names from the NBA draft approaching, Purdue, UNC, Michigan and UCLA stand to be the most impacted by upcoming decisions.

ESPN Staff  

The six players participating in the Raptors' pre-draft workout on Tuesday are Baylor forward Johnathan Motley, Florida State guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes, Maryland forward Justin Jackson, Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe, Mississippi big man Sebastian Saiz and Illinois State forward MiKyle McIntosh.

ESPN Staff  

The Nuggets will be hosting Day 2 of their pre-draft workouts on Tuesday. The attendees include Campbell guard Chris Clemons, Wofford guard Eric Garcia, Colorado's Wesley Gordon and Xavier Johnson, Gonzaga forward Johnathan Williams and Kentucky center Isaac Humphries.

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2dJeff Borzello

Quade Green takes over for De'Aaron Fox

The next great Kentucky point guard figures to be Green, who will replace another expected lottery pick at the position. His top backcourt mate has yet to be determined.

ESPN Staff  

Among those in attendance at the Bucks' pre-draft workout on Monday were National Player of the Year Frank Mason III, Northeastern guard T.J. Williams, Marquette center Luke Fischer, Kentucky forward Isaac Humphries, North Carolina forward Kennedy Meeks and UConn center Amida Brimah. Milwaukee owns the 17th and 48th selections in this year's draft.

Tucker predicts Kentucky's draft performance (2:21)
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7dMyron Medcalf

Bamba chooses to attend Texas over Kentucky

Mohamed Bamba, ranked No. 3 in the ESPN 100, announced on The Players' Tribune on Thursday that he has chosen to attend Texas next season over Kentucky.

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7dJeff Borzello

Will he stay or will he go?

Hamidou Diallo will be the best player on Kentucky's 2017-18 roster if he withdraws from this summer's NBA draft by the May 24 deadline.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star point guard Javonte Smart tells ESPN his final six schools: LSU, Kansas, Kentucky, Oklahoma State, UCLA, Florida State.

Future stars in this year's draft (1:37)

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

De'Aaron Fox could potentially move up to be a top-2 pick, but he's not feeling any pressure during the draft process.


Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

De'Aaron Fox was the only projected top five pick to meet with the media at the combine, and said while he understands why many top players skip it, he got a lot out of the process.


Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

De'Aaron Fox said he didn't realize his speed was a difference-maker until he got to Kentucky.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox will be at the draft lottery (May 16, 8 ET, ESPN), and said the results of that will determine which teams he works out with. Fox is projected to be a top five pick.

Team Stats

Points Per Game84.910th
Rebounds Per Game39.814th
Assists Per Game15.460th
Points Allowed71.5154th

Tournament History

Final Fours17
Tournament Record123-50
Championship Seasons1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
Tournament Appearances56