Some of our former Wildcats,Kentucky native, and in state players are getting together to play in the 2019 The Basketball Tournament. These former Cats range from playing for Rick Pitino to our current head coach John Calipari.
Meet the team:
Mark Krebs: General Manager, played for Kentucky for one season , 2008-2009 under Billy Gillispie.
Wayne Turner- Head Coach, played under Tubby Smith and Rick Pitino from 1995-1999 winning two national titles in 1996 and 1998.
#23 Kevin Galloway- only played one season, 2008-2009 under Billy Gillispie.
#55 Josh Harrellson- Transferred from Southwestern Illinois to Kentucky in 2008 and played for Kentucky from 2008-2011 under Billy Gillispie and John Calipari.
#22 Ramon Harris- Played under 3 different coaches from 2006-2010. He played under Tubby Smith, 2006-2007, Billy Gillispie, 2007-2009, and John Calipari, 2009-2010.
#25 Dominique Hawkins-KY native, played from 2013-2017.
#00 Marcus Lee- He played under John Calipari from 2013-2016. He declared for the 2016 NBA Draft, then decided to pull his name and transfer from Kentucky to California where he redshirted a season and played the 2017-2018 season.
#15 AJ Stewart- He played under Billy Gillispie from 2007-2009.
#35 Derek Willis- KY native, played under John Calipari from 2013-2017.
#34 Drew McDonald- played for Northern Kentucky University.
Lavone Holland II- He’s a former Horizon League Tournament MVP and Louisville native of Northern Kentucky University.
Devin Harris-Little brother of former Cat Ramon Harris, and former ASUN Conference Defensive Player of the Year.
Mike Rodriguez- He’s a former Southern Illinois point guard
The Bluegrass Boys take on D2 on July 19th at 9 PM ET at Frederick Douglass High School.
You can keep up with The Basketball Tournament at http://www.tournament.com.