|Kentucky's standout freshmen seek own identity|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 11 October 2012 13:15|
And they're getting advice on how to handle the pressure from those with firsthand experience: Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, who as freshmen led Kentucky's title run that raised the bar for the newest Wildcats.
They have urged Nerlens Noel, Willie Cauley-Stein, Archie Goodwin and Alex Poythress to develop their own identity and avoid measuring themselves against a team that had six players selected in the NBA draft.
The message has been received. The freshmen insist the school's recent trend of `one-and-done' players isn't a given for any of them.
Kentucky begins practice with Friday night's Big Blue Madness before a capacity crowd at Rupp Arena.