The ‘Go-Getter’: Journey from a Detroit Hospital to Rupp Arena

University of Kentucky freshman AJ Harris is 18 years old, but stands at 4 feet 10 inches. His height is one of numerous symptoms he deals with due to multiple health issues. Harris was personally recruited by Kentucky basketball head coach John Calipari to be one of four freshman basketball team managers during a hospital stay in his hometown, Detroit, Michigan. Harris took the offer and attended the University of Kentucky as a freshman journalism major Fall 2017.