If there’s any wonder why the Kentucky Wildcats are dominating teams on the boards this season, ESPN’s statistics department has a very clear answer for you: the ‘Cats are really really really ridiculously tall. As in their front court’s average height is taller than every NBA team’s front court, save Portland.
UK has outrebounded opponents this season, 143-88. It helps that the Wildcats are taller than almost every NBA team. pic.twitter.com/iDESe2ZoDX
— ESPN College BBall (@ESPNCBB) November 19, 2014