Today, the NBA Draft Blog Scouting Report looks at another Kentucky player, but this one is an oddity – he is a senior. Darius Miller got the chance to cap off his Wildcats career with a Championship, and while he was skilled, his experience has helped guide the flood of 1 and 2 year players the last couple of years. Miller has shown that he can do a lot of little things on the...
Losing his starting job hasn't kept Kentucky senior Darius Miller from providing the leadership that has kept the freshman-laden Wildcats on track for a national championship.
When the freshmen needed help finding their classes, Miller was there. When it was time to work out, Miller made sure everyone was on time. When he needed to sit for the good of the team, Miller took a...
Via AP on Fox
March 29, 2012
Kentucky's loss to Vanderbilt in the championship game of the SEC tournament didn't cost the Wildcats their top overall seed in the upcoming NCAA tourney, and it apparently didn't affect the Wildcats' confidence either.
"I think we're still confident in our ability," senior guard Darius Miller said after the Wildcats lost a six-point lead over the final...
Darius Miller is shooting 75 percent from the floor during the final ten minutes of games in which Kentucky is leading by five points or fewer or trailing.
February 29, 2012
Florida head coach Billy Donovan discusses Kentucky senior swingman Darius Miller.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Darius Miller came off the bench to score 19 points and Kentucky cruised in its first game since returning to No. 1 in the rankings, beating Georgia 57-44 on Tuesday night.
Miller, who had started eight of the previous nine games for the Wildcats (20-1, 6-0 Southeastern Conference), returned to the sixth-man role he had played earlier in the season. It didn&...
Darius Miller came off the bench to score 19 points and Kentucky cruised in its first game since returning to No. 1 in the rankings, beating Georgia 57-44 on Tuesday night.
Miller, who had started eight of the previous nine games for the Wildcats (20-1, 6-0 Southeastern Conference), returned to the sixth-man role he had played earlier in the season. It didn't really matter....
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January 24, 2012
Darius Miller made two free throws and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist added another in the final 20 seconds and No. 2 Kentucky beat Tennessee 65-62 on Saturday.
The Wildcats (17-1, 3-0 Southeastern Conference), who trailed by as many eight points in the second half, took a 62-54 lead with 53 seconds to go.
Tennessee's Skylar McBee hit a 3-pointer and after a timeout, Jeronne Maymon...
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January 14, 2012
Darius Miller says having Anthony Davis’ shot-blocking ability in the middle of the Kentucky defense makes it easier to play defense.
“It kind of allows us to play more aggressive. We know he is back there and is a great shot blocker,” said Miller.
Earlier tonight, the #1 ranked Kentucky Wildcats of division one college basketball cruised to a victory over St. John's.
In the second half, Kentucky's Darius Miller threw down a vicious dunk off an alley-oop using one hand: