Chris Lofton, the 2004 Kentucky Mr. Basketball who became one of the Tennessee Volunteers’ best-ever players, said in a recent interview that it’s special wearing his orange gear in Lexington when his alma mater is good.
UK is in the mix for James Wiseman, Vernon Carey, Jaden McDaniels, Cole Anthony, Scottie Lewis, Matthew Hurt and many other top recruits in the 2019 class. Here’s a look at when they’ll make college decisions.
The final RSCI rankings for the class of 2018 have been released, taking into account the late addition of Ashton Hagans to Kentucky. Was it enough to push UK past Duke for the No. 1 spot in recruiting?
247Sports recruiting analyst Evan Daniels scouted Dontaie Allen at two events in Georgia last week, and he spoke to the Herald-Leader after that trip about the Kentucky basketball star. UK could offer soon.
James Wiseman and Vernon Carey are the top two basketball recruits in the class of 2019, and both have Kentucky high on their list of prospective schools. Can the Cats land one of the star players? Or maybe even both?
Rapper-singer Drake, who has been a Kentucky basketball fan during the John Calipari years, posted a photo of himself in a Tennessee Volunteers sweatshirt on Tuesday, causing a bit of a stir on social media.
Pendleton County star Dontaie Allen has been moved into the top 50 of the Rivals.com rankings after lighting up the Under Armour Challenge with his M.A.T.T.S. Mustangs travel squad last week. UK is looking at Allen for a possible scholarship offer.
Five-star point guard Tyrese Maxey was injured going into last week’s Nike Peach Jam event, and John Calipari didn’t even want him to play in the summer recruiting extravaganza. Maxey showed up anyway, and he earned even more respect.
The father of five-star basketball recruit Keion Brooks talks about John Calipari, the possibility of playing with other stars at UK, and the notion that home-state Indiana is the current favorite in his recruitment.
In-state basketball star Dontaie Allen landed a new scholarship offer from Louisville on Sunday. The Cards are just the latest school to extend an offer to the 2019 recruit. Kentucky has also been recruiting Allen.
Notes from this past week’s basketball recruiting scene on Dontaie Allen, Jalen Lecque and Kofi Cockburn, three players in the class of 2019 that are on UK’s radar as the summer continues. Allen landed several new offers.
Five-star point guard Cole Anthony talked about the possibility of teaming up with Tyrese Maxey to form a five-star backcourt on the Wildcats’ team in 2019-20. Duke, Villanova, North Carolina, Oregon, Kansas are among many others involved.
Five-star center Isaiah Stewart has established himself as a top-10 national recruit in the class of 2019. His current list includes Duke, Michigan State, Villanova, Louisville and several other top schools. Will Kentucky join that list soon?
Phoenix Suns star guard Devin Booker and his friends came to the defense of teammate Tyler Ulis after he was attacked on an elevator, according to TMZ Sports. Booker played at Moss Point MS High School on the Gulf Coast.
John Calipari made a special trip to watch Pendleton County basketball star Dontaie Allen play Thursday afternoon. Kentucky has been recruiting Allen, who has a new offer from Florida and could be getting more soon.