Men's Basketball

32  Brian Long
Brian  Long


Dumont, N.J.

High School:
River Dell

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 155




UK's Success Rate as Strong as Ever After 2015 Graduation

Four current Wildcats received their degrees at this weekend's commencement ceremonies


63 Student-Athletes Set to Graduate

Commencement Ceremonies Saturday at Rupp Arena


Wildcats Rank Fourth on SEC Winter Sports Academic Honor Roll

65 UK student-athletes earn spots on honor roll


Kentucky-Florida Postgame Notes

Kentucky 67, Florida 50


Florida Travels to Kentucky to Cap Regular Season

Saturday, March 7 | 2:00 p.m. ET | Rupp Arena (23,000) | Lexington, Ky.


Long on Superstorm Sandy

Brian Long's family lives in New Jersey, an area affected by Superstorm Sandy.


Basketball preseason video interviews: Long talks relationship with Calipari

Basketball preseason video interviews: Long talks relationship with Calipari, family bragging rights, and life as a walk-on at Kentucky


UK meets President Obama

The Kentucky Wildcats visited President Barack Obama at the White House on Friday.


Highlights from UK's NCAA Tournament run

Sports Video compiled footage from Kentucky's six-game trek to the national title in this video.


Locker room talks vs. Kansas

Head coach John Calipari talks to the team before and after the championship win vs. Kansas.


MBB vs. West Virginia, NCAA Tournament, 032615

The University of Kentucky men's basketball team beat West Virginia 78-39 in the Sweet 16 on Thursday, March 26, 2015


MBB vs. Cincinnati, NCAA Tournament, 032115

Men's basketball beat Cincinnati 64-51 in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at the KFC Yum! Center.


MBB vs, Hampton, NCAA Second Round, 031915

Men's basketball beat Hampton 79-56 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at the KFC Yum! Center


MBB vs. Florida, 030715

Men's basketball beat Florida 67-50 on Saturday, March 7, 2015, to finish the regular season undefeated at 31-0.


MBB at Texas A&M, 011014

Men's basketball beat Texas A&M 70-64 in double OT at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas.

  • Four-time All-SEC Academic Team member

2014-15 (SENIOR): Made the SEC Academic Honor Roll for a fourth straight season … Played in 10 games in 2014-15, his most since his freshman season … Made his first career start on Senior Day vs. Florida … Logged minutes in UK’s NCAA Tournament games vs. No. 20 West Virginia and Hampton, his first action in NCAA Tournament games since 2012 … Played a season-high five minutes in the victory over Montana State, attempting two shots while coming up with a steal.

2013-14 (JUNIOR): Earned All-SEC Academic team honors for the third consecutive year ... Appeared in UK's SEC Tournament victory over Georgia ... Saw a minute of action in a win over Transylvania.

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in three games in his sophomore season ... Registered his first career steal in a win over Mississippi State ... Played two minutes against Mississippi State, attempting a pair of field goals and recording a steal ... Saw two minutes against Eastern Michigan ... Logged a pair of minutes against Lafayette ... Logged two minutes in exhibition against Northwood ... Saw three minutes of action against Transy.

2011-12 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in 12 games ... Made an appearance in UK's opening NCAA Tournament victory over WKU ... Saw action in a win over Georgia ... Logged his first action in conference play in the win over Ole Miss ... Played in one minute of a victory over Lamar ... Logged a minute of action in a win over Loyola ... Appeared in the Samford win logging one minute ... Saw two minutes of action in a win over Chattanooga ... Played in two minutes of UK's win over St. John's ... Pulled down a defensive rebound in two minutes of action in a win over Portland ... Saw the floor for two minutes in a win over Radford ... Tallied his first career points with a 2-for-4 showing at the free throw line in a win over Penn State ... Also pulled down his first career rebound in that victory ... Saw his first career action in a UK victory over Marist ... Made two appearance in the exhibition contests ... Played seven minutes in the win over Morehouse and pulled down one rebound.

HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged 9.6 points and 5.0 assists per game in senior season at River Dell High School ... Named First Team All-Conference Big North ... Honorable Mention All-County (Bergen County) ... Helped lead team to state playoffs ... As a junior, averaged 9.0 points and 4.0 assists per game ... Named Second Team All-League (Bergen County Scholastic League).

PERSONAL: Son of Brian and Patricia Long ... Has two brothers, Keith and Travis, who played college basketball, Keith at UNLV and Travis at Memphis ... Father played basketball at Creighton.

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