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Alex Poythress
Kentucky's Poythress tears ACL, out for season
Kentucky's Poythress tears ACL, out for season

Kentucky junior forward Alex Poythress will miss the remainder of the season after tearing the ACL in his left knee in practice on Thursday. The school made the announcement Friday. A date for surgery has not been set, but recovery usually takes six to eight months. "When you're coaching other people's children and these children have high aspirations and unlimited potential -- not only to do things for themselves but for other people -- I can't begin to tell you the feeling when someone gets hurt," head coach John Calipari said in a statement. "My own son, Brad, tore his ACL last year. All I can tell you is I was physically...