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Twitter reactions to Terrence Clarke sticking with UK and EJ Montgomery going pro

UK keeps an important piece but loses another.

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EJ Montgomery has opted to declare for the NBA Draft, with no intention of coming back for his junior season. Montgomery’s time as a Kentucky Wildcats player comes with much scrutiny, however, fans should respect his decision.

Kentucky has now lost all five starters to the NBA Draft, this first time that has happened since the 2016-17 season when they lost Fox, Monk, Bam, Willis, and Briscoe.

Here’s what social media and the Big Blue Nation had to say about EJ:

In other news, Terrence Clarke shot down rumors of him potentially making the jump to the G-League, a report that surfaced last night and had Kentucky fans worried. Clarke has now confirmed that he will be in Lexington for next season.

Here’s how Twitter reacted to the good news:

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