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Oscar Combs takes on Dan Dakich

Oscar Combs

Oscar Combs

By LARRY VAUGHT

Anyone who follows my blog or Twitter knows that I am no fan of Dan Dakich, the former Indiana player and college coach who now is an ESPN college basketball analyst.

But his true passion in life is making fun of UK basketball and trying to bully those who disagree with him.

Saturday night he was at it again on Twitter on took on Oscar Combs, the Cats’ Pause founder and man who knows as much about UK basketball as anyone alive.

Poythress, Lee, Briscoe all NBA combine alternates

Isaiah Briscoe (Vicky Graff Photo)

Isaiah Briscoe (Vicky Graff Photo)

By LARRY VAUGHT

Really it should be no surprise that Alex Poythress, Marcus Lee and Isaiah Briscoe are alternates for the NBA combine.

That doesn’t mean they could not be draft choices, but it makes it a lot more unlikely if they were not one of the players invited to the combine.

Poythress can still work out for teams and take his chances as a free agent — which might be better because then he can pick his team.