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Kentucky Wildcats Quickies: Alex Poythress Edition

Alex roars. Cats down EKU. Malik Monk vs Jayson Tatum. Top recruits playing in Lexington. More.

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While the Cats' 88-67 win over EKU wasn't exactly the kind of dominant performance fans hoped to see following their first loss, seeing Alex Poythress shine was a special sight.

It's been a long journey for Poythress in his recovery from last year's devastating ACL tear, but he finally looked like the kind of dominant player we all know he can be. He was a beast on both sides of the floor en route to a 21-point, 13-rebound performance.

Seeing Alex roar is really a joy to watch, and it's also a big boost to a UK team still trying to find its way.

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Towles was at the game Wednesday night supporting his Cats.

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