Cauley-Stein Likely Going To The NBA

“It’s time to take another step,” Cauley-Stein said. “I mean, obviously I’m not a hundred percent on it, but I’m pretty sure I know what I want to do. I have to talk to a couple more people, but that probably was my last game here.”

Cauley-Stein is projected as a top-10 pick by both ESPN and Draft Express, a designation he shares with potential top overall choice Karl-Anthony Towns. Towns, however, wasn’t willing to join his fellow forward in addressing the specifics of the decision he’s now facing.

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The Statistics Say Kentucky Is Among The Greatest College Basketball Teams Of All Time

Opponents’ Field Goal % (vs top-25 opponents)

1. Kentucky ‘15 / 33.8%

2. UCLA ‘69 / 36.9 %

3. Kentucky ‘97 / 41 %

4. UCLA ‘73 / 42.3%

5. Georgetown ‘85 / 43%

6. Indiana ‘76 / 43.4%

Difference From National Shooting Average (vs top-25 opponents)

1. Kentucky ‘15 / -9.7 %

2. UCLA ‘69 / -6.9 %

3. Georgetown ‘85 / -5.1%

4. Kentucky ‘97 / -3.5 %

5. Indiana ‘76 / -3.3 %

6. UCLA ‘73 / -2.5 %

Points Allowed Per Game (vs top-25 opponents)

1. Kentucky ‘15 / 56.8

2. UCLA ‘73 / 63.1

3. Indiana ‘76 / 64.9

4. Georgetown ‘85 / 66.4

5. Kentucky ‘97 / 67.4

6. UCLA ‘69 / 67.7

Difference From National Scoring Average (vs top-25 opponents)

1. UCLA ‘73 / -12.4

2. Indiana ‘76 / -10.8

3. Kentucky ‘15 / -10.8

4. UCLA ‘69 / -7.9

5. Kentucky ‘97 / -2.8

6. Georgetown ‘85 / -1.8

 

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