|15 DeMarcus Cousins
is one of the most
talented big men I've ever had.
He has tremendous ball-handling
skills for a player his size. His
combination of size and shooting
ability should make him tough to
defend. He has a mean streak on
the court that gives him an edge."
- John Calipari
Averaged 24.1 points, 13.2 rebounds, 4.6 assists, 3.2 blocks and 5.1 steals
his senior season ... Earned Parade and McDonald's All-American
honors in 2009
... Finished the McDonald's All-American Game with 14 points and eight
in 17 minutes of play...A member of the 2009 USA Junior National Select
... Participated in the Jordan Classic All-Star Game and Nike Hoop Summit ...
Helped lead LeFlore to state semifinal appearances in 2008 and 2009 ... Ranked
second best recruit in the country and the No. 1 power forward by Rivals.com.
Son of Monique Cousins ... Chose UK over N.C. State, Washington, Memphis,
UAB and Kansas State.