Inquiring minds want to know: What’s wrong with Willie Cauley-Stein?
Could it be the hair? As a blond, the 7-foot sophomore shot-blocker seemed to be having much more fun. Since returning to his original hair color, at least of late, he has slipped into a serious slump.
In UK’s 68-51 topping of Texas A&M on Tuesday night, Cauley-Stein logged all of nine minutes on the Rupp Arena floor, his briefest playing time since he was afforded just four minutes against Texas A&M in UK’s overtime win last year at College Station.
In fact, that was the third-fewest minutes Cauley-Stein has played in a game during his two-year UK career. He played just six minutes against Duke in the Georgia Dome on Nov. 13, 2012.
Read more of John Clay's analysis of Cauley-Stein on his Sidelines blog.