Cats Run out of Gas in Finale, but Bahamas Trip Still a Success
Cats move to 5-0 on tour; finish with Dominican Republic tomorrow
Kentucky 77, Champagne Chalons-Reims Basket 72
Poythress' double-double leads four Cats in double-figure scoring
Kentucky 93, Puerto Rico National Team Reserves 57
UK beat the Champagne Chalon-Reims 77-72 on Saturday, August 16, 2014, in Nassau, Bahamas.
Kentucky beat the Dominican Republic 83-71 on Friday, August 15, 2014, in Nassau, Bahamas.
Kentucky fell to UConn 60-54 in the NCAA championship game played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas
Kentucky beat Wisconsin 74-73 in the NCAA semi-finals on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
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2013-14 (FRESHMAN): Earned All-Tournament honors at the NCAA Midwest Regional and the SEC Tournament ... Twice was named the league's freshman of the week ... Averaged 13.7 points, 3.0 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game ... Started all 40 games for UK ... Sunk 62 3-pointers ... Ranked among UK's all-time best freshman seasons in points, 3-pointers and assists ... Delivered another game-winning shot for UK, nailing a 3 with six seconds to play to help UK defeat Wisconsin 74-73 in the Final Four ... Knocked down a 3 with four seconds to play to give UK a 75-72 edge over Michigan in the Elite Eight, his fourth 3 of the second half ... Notched 15 points with three steals in UK's win over Louisville, including knocking down a 3 with 39 seconds remaining to give the Wildcats a two-point lead ... Tallied 19 points in 39 minutes as UK knocked off Wichita St. ... Scored 18 points in UK's win over K-State ... Named SEC All-Tournament Team ... Tallied a team-high 16 points vs. Florida in the SEC Championships ... Led Kentucky in scoring vs. Georgia, knocking down four 3s to score 22 points ... Scored a team-high 21 points at South Carolina ... Led UK in scoring with 21 points, four rebounds and two steals vs. LSU ... Scored 16 points and dished out two assists at Ole Miss ... Tallied nine points, six rebounds and six assists at Mississippi State ... Scored 16 points and grabbed six boards in UK's win over Ole Miss ... Led UK with 21 points in a winning effort vs. Missouri ... Drained three 3s in the final minute to score 14 points vs. LSU ... Scored 15 points and dished out three assists vs. Georgia ... Notched 14 points and four rebounds as UK defeated Tennessee ... Tallied 16 points in Kentucky's 87-85 loss at Arkansas ... Scored 14 points and pulled down four rebounds as UK defeated Vanderbilt ... Recorded 10 points and four rebounds in a win over Louisville ... Notched more than 20 points for a second consecutive game with 23 points, six boards and a career-high seven assists in UK's win over Belmont ... Tallied 20 points in just 24 minutes of action on the road at North Carolina ... Scored 13 points and swiped three steals in UK's win over Boise State ... Drained three 3s, scoring 15 points, while dishing out a season-best six assists vs. Baylor ... Tabbed SEC Freshman of the Week after averaging 18.5 points, five rebounds and three assists in wins over Eastern Michigan and Providence ... Scored 22 points and pulled down seven rebounds in Kentucky's win over Eastern Michigan ... Tallied 11 points in UK's win over Cleveland State ... Notched a career-high 28 points, including shooting a perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line, in Kentucky's win over Robert Morris ... Scored 16 points in Kentucky's win over Northern Kentucky ... Posted 10 points and four steals in UK's win over UNC Asheville ... One of four UK freshmen named to the Wayman Tisdale Preseason watch list for the National Freshman of the Year award ... Averaged 9.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 4.5 assists in two exhibition contests ... Had seven assists and no turnovers in the win over Montevallo.
HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged 23.1 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.5 assists in helping lead Travis to a state title in his senior season ... He averaged 18.1 points, 4.7 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 2.6 steals, leading his team to a 36-4 record and 5A State Championship game in 2011-12 ... His twin brother, Andrew, is also a member of the Wildcats' roster ... The oldest of the Harrison twins by a minute, Aaron is ranked the No. 1 shooting guard in the country by all three recruiting services, while Rivals and Scout both rank him the fourth overall prospect in the country ... ESPNU Recruiting ranks him fifth ... Participated in both the Jordan Brand Classic Game as well as the McDonald's High School All-America game.
PERSONAL: Son of Aaron and Marian Harrison ... Chose Kentucky over Maryland, SMU, Baylor, Kansas and Arizona ... Born Oct. 28, 1994 in San Antonio, Texas.