The 7-foot forward from Olathe, Kan., followed a four-block effort against Cleveland State University on Nov. 25 with seven blocks against Eastern Michigan University two days later. Last Sunday against Providence College, Cauley-Stein blocked nine more shots, which tied Andre Riddick and Sam Bowie for second in UK history on the single-game blocks list.
By David Schuh | Men’s basketball columnist email@example.com UK men’s basketball started fast, hustled hard and played 40 minutes of aggressive offense. They did the things head coach John Calipari has been begging them to do. It took eight games, but the Cats finally put it all together. The result? The Cats comfortably dusted Providence College, […]
Cauley-Stein’s nine blocks in the Cats’ second game away from Rupp Arena was the most for any UK player since Nerlens Noel’s 11 blocks against the University of Mississippi last January.
UK is fourth in the country in rebounding at 48 rebounds per game, while the Cats’ opponents this season have grabbed 63 offensive rebounds, including 33 in the last two games. Cleveland State has 75 offensive rebounds through five games.