Jarred Vanderbilt (ankle) will not play Thursday against Kansas State in the Sweet 16, Joe Mussatto of SEC Country reports.
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Jarred Vanderbilt (ankle) remains day-to-day ahead of Thursday's Sweet 16 matchup with Kansas State, Joe Mussatto of SECcountry.com reports. In regards to his availability for Thursday, Vanderbilt said he's "hoping for the best."
Head coach John Calipari was noncommittal when asked about Jarred Vanderbilt's (ankle) status for Thursday's game against Kansas State. "We'll see," the coach said.
Jarred Vanderbilt (ankle) indicated Wednesday that he's about 70 percent healthy and that he's hoping to play in the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament if Kentucky makes it that far, Kyle Tucker of SECcountry.com reports.
Coach John Calipari said Jarred Vanderbilt (ankle) is unlikely to play during the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament, Kyle Tucker of SECCountry.com reports. "He wants to play but I just don't see it right now, putting him in there and being comfortable about it," Calipari said.
Jarred Vanderbilt (ankle) has been ruled out for Sunday's SEC Championship against Tennessee, SEC Country's Kyle Tucker reports.
Jarred Vanderbilt (ankle) is not part of layup lines 25 minutes prior to Sunday's SEC Championship tip-off, Jerry Tipton of the Lexington Herald-Ledger reports.
Jarred Vanderbilt (ankle) will not play in Saturday's SEC Semifinal against Alabama, Rick Bozich of WDRB.com reports.
Jarred Vanderbilt (ankle) will not play Friday against Georgia in the SEC Tournament, Kyle Tucker of SEC Country reports.
Jarred Vanderbilt (undisclosed) sat out Thursday's walk-through practice, Jerry Tipton of the Lexington Herald-Ledger reports.
Jarred Vanderbilt suffered an unspecified injury during practice Tuesday and is considered day-to-day ahead of Kentucky's first SEC tournament game Friday, Kyle Tucker of SECCountry.com reports.
Jarred Vanderbilt was named SEC Freshman of the Week after collecting a total of 22 points and 24 rebounds in consecutive Kentucky victories.
Jarred Vanderbilt had his first double-double with 11 points (4-4 FG, 3-7 FT) and a season-high 15 rebounds in the win over Missouri on Saturday.
Jarred Vanderbilt provided eight points (1-5 FG, 6-6 FT) and 10 rebounds in the loss to Missouri on Saturday.
Jarred Vanderbilt (foot) made his season debut with six points (2-5 FG, 2-4 FT), five rebounds, and three assists in the loss to South Carolina on Tuesday.
Jarred Vanderbilt (foot) is active for Tuesday's game against South Carolina, Kyle Tucker of SECCountry.com reports.
Jarred Vanderbilt (foot) did not play Saturday in the win over Vanderbilt.
Jarred Vanderbilt (foot) is part of the team's pregame lay-up line for the first time in 2017-18, suggesting he could make his debut Saturday against Vanderbilt, Jerry Tipton of the Lexington Herald Leader reports.
Jarred Vanderbilt (foot) remains without a target date for his eventual return, but coach Calipari did say he'd limit his minutes early on, Joe Mussatto of SECcountry.com reports. "He's just not mentally ready to go on the court," coach John Calipari said. "I basically told him, 'Listen, when you go in, you're going to play seven or eight minutes a half, limited minutes for a while. I'm going to put you out there, let you run around, let you feel good about yourself and you're out.'"
Jarred Vanderbilt (foot) was back in practice Monday, after dealing with a foot injury for the first few months of the season.