2016-17 Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Roster

The 2016-17 Kentucky Wildcat basketball roster is out for fans who are wanting to check out the team makeup before the season starts up. The roster includes the current, but unofficial heights and weights for each of the players, along with their position, hometown, and school they attended prior to joining Coach Cal’s Wildcats. Kentucky’s roster is reloaded with talent again for this season along with returning start, Isaiah Briscoe who made the decision to withdrawal from the 2016 NBA Draft and return for his sophomore season at Kentucky. Other notable players returning this season include forward, Derek Willis, guard Dominique Hawkins, and forward Isaac Humphries. If you would like to check out the 2016-17 Kentucky Wildcats basketball schedule, we have that posted (updated as information is released by UK and the SEC) along with the 2017 NCAA Tournament schedule for fans looking to get a head start on planning out their March tournament viewing plans. Let’s enjoy some basketball!

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2016-17 Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Roster

Number Player Position Height Weight Year Hometown (School)
0 De’Aaron Fox G 6-3 180 Fr. Houston (Cypress Lakes)
1 Sacha Killeya-Jones F 6-10 224 Fr. Chapel Hill N.C. (Virginia Episcopal)
3 Edrice “Bam” Adebayo F 6-10 255 Fr. Little Washington N.C. (High Point Christian Academy)
5 Malik Monk G 6-3 200 Fr. Lepanto Ark. (Bentonville)
10 Jonny David G 6-2 184 So. Pittsburgh (Mt. Lebanon)
11 Mychal Mulder G 6-4 185 Sr. Windsor Ontario (Vincennes University)
13 Isaiah Briscoe G 6-3 208 So. Newark N.J. (Roselle Catholic)
14 Tai Wynyard F 6-10 250 RFr. Auckland New Zealand (Rangitoto College)
15 Isaac Humphries F 7-0 255 So. Sydney Australia (La Lumiere School)
20 Brad Calipari G 6-0 178 Fr. Franklin Lakes N.J. (MacDuffie School)
25 Dominique Hawkins G 6-0 191 Sr. Richmond Ky. (Madison Central)
30 Dillon Pulliam G 6-3 195 So. Cynthiana Ky. (Transylvania University)
32 Wenyen Gabriel F 6-9 210 Fr. Manchester N.H. (Wilbraham & Monson Academy)
35 Derek Willis F 6-9 224 Sr. Mt. Washington Ky. (Bullitt East)

*Note: EJ Floreal announced his decision prior to the start of the Fall semester to forgo his final year of basketball eligibility in order to concentrate on track & field this season and play for his father. Floreal will have two seasons of eligibility remaining.