John Calipari in transfer portal

John Calipari in transfer portal

LEXINGTON, Ky. — John Calipari and his Kentucky basketball program haven’t had any success in the NCAA transfer portal market this offseason as they try to fill out their 2023-24 roster.

The latest miss came Saturday when forward Keshad Johnson, formerly of San Diego State, committed to Arizona over Kentucky.

UK was also a finalist for former Michigan star Hunter Dickinson, who picked Kansas. Johnson and Dickinson aren’t the only ones. The Wildcats contacted more than a dozen players who committed to other schools, including:

Kentucky’s John Calipari looks on at practice on March 16, 2023 at Greensboro Coliseum.

UK basketball roster 2023-24 watch:Forward Lance Ware fourth Wildcat to enter transfer portal

The transfer portal misses come on the heels of four UK players who decided to transfer following the 2022-23 season: guards Sahvir Wheeler (committed to Washington) and CJ Fredrick (Cincinnati) along with forwards Lance Ware (Villanova) and Daimion Collins (uncommitted).

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