Poythress in Kentucky's 2013 Blue-White scrimmage
|No. 22 – Kentucky Wildcats|
September 6, 1993 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||239 lb (108 kg)|
|High school||Northeast (Clarksville, Tennessee)|
|Career highlights and awards|
Alex Poythress (born September 6, 1993) is an American college basketball player for the University of Kentucky. He plays power forward, and was one of the top high school basketball players in the class of 2012. Despite being rated as a possible lottery pick for the 2013 NBA Draft, Poythress decided to return to Kentucky for his sophomore year.
High school career
|Name||Hometown||High school / college||Height||Weight||Commit date|
|Clarksville, TN||Northeast HS||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)||215 lb (98 kg)||Nov 10, 2011|
|Scout: Rivals: 247Sports: N/A ESPN grade: 97|
- "2012 College Basketball Recruiting Rankings - ESPNU 100". espn.go.com. Retrieved 2011-12-03.
- "Scout.com College Basketball Team Recruiting Prospects". Scouthoops.scout.com. Retrieved 2011-12-03.
- "The Rivals150 2012 Prospect Rankings". Rivalshoops.rivals.com. Retrieved 2011-12-03.