Category: BB Recruiting

2020 five-star wing BJ Boston cuts list to four, includes Kentucky

Kentucky is a finalist for one of the top prospects in the class of 2020. Five-star wing Brandon Boston Jr. trimmed his list down to four this evening, with Kentucky, Duke, Auburn, and Florida making the cut. 2020 five-star Brandon Boston Jr. is down to 4 schools. @bboston_ — TIPTON EDITS ? (@TiptonEdits) May […]

REPORT: Memphis remains in the hunt for RJ Hampton, Kansas still considered favorite

@CourtsideFilms 2019 five-star combo guard RJ Hampton may officially be down to Kansas, Kentucky, Memphis, and Texas Tech, but many recruiting analysts have pegged the Jayhawks as the solid favorite for several weeks now. Texas Tech was added to his list once Duke was dropped, but they have never been seen as a serious contender. […]

Evan Daniels picks Washington for Jaden McDaniels

(Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports) Kentucky’s momentum with 2019 five-star forward Jaden McDaniels has officially swung the opposite direction. This morning, recruiting guru Evan Daniels put in a Crystal Ball pick in favor of the Washington, giving the Huskies six consecutive predictions on 247 Sports. Daniels joins recruiting insiders Jerry Meyer and Andrew Slater, among others, […]

John Calipari made another trip to see Oscar Tshiebwe yesterday

Kentucky head coach John Calipari made another trip to see Oscar Tshiebwe on Thursday. The five-star big officially visited UK over the weekend and will take his final official visit this week to West Virginia. The Mountaineers were the perceived leader before Kentucky entered Tshiebwe’s recruitment and still hold 90 percent of the Crystal Ball […]

Memphis commits NCAA violation with James Wiseman

By all accounts Memphis Madness was a smashing success last evening. Sure, Justin Timberlake and Drake were no shows, but Yo Gotti sang a breathtaking rendition of “Rake it Up”  and something called “Blocboy JB” also performed. Front and center at the FedExForum taking it all in was five-star center James Wiseman. Memphis head coach […]

How seriously is UK pursuing Lester Quinones?

Kentucky has been keeping tabs on 2019 shooting guard Lester Quinones since the beginning of the summer, and even visited the four-star 6-foot-5, 200-pound IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) star last month. UK missed on Scottie Lewis earlier this week and the Cats only other 2019 guard target is Cole Anthony, who appears to be a […]