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Kentucky Fans Named Their Daughter After Willie Cauley-Stein, Walk-On Sam Malone

Kentucky basketball fans are one of the most die-hard groups in college sports, and some members of #BBN take it to the next level. One pair of huge Kentucky fans named their newborn daughter after both Willie Cauley-Stein and UK walk-on Sam Malone, their two favorite players. No, really:

">@THEwillieCS15 and I. S/O to baby CMC

— Sam Malone (@SamMaloneuk13)

A woman just told me her friend named her newborn baby "Cauley-Malone Clark" after @THEwillieCS15 and I. S/O to baby CMC

— Sam Malone (@SamMaloneuk13) May 27, 2015

">May 27, 2015

">@SamMaloneuk13

A woman just told me her friend named her newborn baby "Cauley-Malone Clark" after @THEwillieCS15 and I. S/O to baby CMC

— Sam Malone (@SamMaloneuk13) May 27, 2015

">@THEwillieCS15 pic.twitter.com/skr2TB1WtS

— lauren clark (@laurenclark82)

This is THE Cauley Malone Clark!! She is 1 month old and certainly a big UK fan!! @SamMaloneuk13@THEwillieCS15pic.twitter.com/skr2TB1WtS

— lauren clark (@laurenclark82) May 27, 2015

">May 27, 2015

">@SamMaloneuk13

A woman just told me her friend named her newborn baby "Cauley-Malone Clark" after @THEwillieCS15 and I. S/O to baby CMC

— Sam Malone (@SamMaloneuk13) May 27, 2015

">@THEwillieCS15 We named her after our 2 favorite UK players! We love BBN!!

— lauren clark (@laurenclark82)

@SamMaloneuk13@THEwillieCS15
We named her after our 2 favorite UK players! ? We love BBN!!

— lauren clark (@laurenclark82) May 27, 2015

">May 27, 2015

For a name created from a star center and an entrepreneurial walk-on, honestly, Cauley Malone Clark works better as a name than it probably should. Congratulations to the happy family.