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Julius Randle Is Thankful He's Not John Calipari, Responsible For Finding Minutes For All Of Kentucky's Big Men

John Calipari has a problem--it's a good one to have, though. How will he find minutes for all of his forwards and centers next season? 

Kentucky's 2014-15 men's basketball team will feature a collection of big men as talented and deep as any squad in recent memory. Former Wildcat forward Julius Randle, a projected top 10 pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, is thankful he's not Calipari and in charge of finding minutes for Kentucky's group of post players. 

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Kentucky's 2014-15 post players will include: 

  • 7-foot junior center Willie Cauley-Stein, who averaged 6.8 points and 6.1 rebounds a game last season
  • 7-foot sophomore center Dakari Johnson, who averaged 5.2 points and 3.9 rebounds a game last season
  • 6-foot-9 sophomore forward Marcus Lee, who totaled 10 points, eight rebounds, and two blocks against Michigan in the Elite Eight
  • 6-foot-8 junior forward Alex Poythress, who averaged 11.2 points a game as a freshman
  • 7-foot-1 freshman center Karl-Anthony Towns, a five-star recruit
  • 6-foot-10 freshman forward Trey Lyles, a five-star recruit
  • 6-foot-9 sophomore forward Derek Willis 

Kentucky, who also returned star guards Aaron and Andrew Harrison, will be picked by many to win the 2015 national championship.