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George Fant was the talk of the Seattle Seahawks’ traning camp before he tore his ACL during last the second preseason game. Now that he has recovered the former Western Kentucky basketball star says, “I still want to be one of the best in the game.”
Transfer Reid Travis came to Kentucky with a reputation as a physical force in the low post when he played for Stanford. He’s working to transition into a player that relies on athleticism. Two three-pointers Sunday in a win in the Bahamas suggested the transition is progressing.
The Kentucky men’s college basketball team defeated Team Toronto 93-60 in the final game of UK’s four-game exhibition series in the Bahamas. Reid Travis posted a double-double as the Cats topped off the 4-0 trip.
Kentucky’s dominance in the Bahamas sparked talk about a run to the Final Four. Coach John Calipari tried to temper this enthusiasm, saying he was not “intoxicated” by UK’s performances. Quade Green downplayed the experience as “preseason games.”
Keldon Johnson proclaims himself as the best trash talker on Kentucky’s team. He says it’s part of his competitive nature. The language barrier in Saturday’s game against a team from Serbia didn’t stop Johnson from talking trash.