Kentucky is currently hosting 2020 five-star shooting guard BJ Boston on an unofficial visit, and the UK coaching staff wasted no time letting him know he’s wanted in Lexington.
|B.J. Boston (2020)
Shooting Guard | 6-7 | 183 lbs.
Norcross, GA | Norcross HS
AAU: Athletes of Tomorrow (AOT)
|ESPN||No. 15 | 4 SF||Top247||No. 12 | 3 SG|
|Rivals||No. 8 | 2 SF||247 Comp.||No. 10 | 3 SG|
Immediately following Kentucky’s 80-53 victory over Auburn, the 6-foot-7 prospect out of Norcross, GA tweeted out that he had received a scholarship offer from John Calipari and the UK coaching staff.
Blessed to receive an offer from Kentucky ???? pic.twitter.com/RxFts5pbCp
— Brandon Boston Jr (@bboston_) February 23, 2019
Duke currently holds 100 percent of Crystal Ball predictions for the consensus top-15 guard on 247 Sports, including picks from recruiting experts Jerry Meyer and Andrew Slater. Auburn is also expected to be a major contender in this recruitment.
Boston is just the ninth player and the second shooting guard in the class of 2020 to receive an offer from Kentucky. He’s also the second 2020 prospect to receive one this week, with the other being five-star power forward Isaiah Todd.
Here is the list of players with confirmed Kentucky offers in the class of 2020:
- Five-star combo guard RJ Hampton
- Five-star point guard Jeremy Roach
- Five-star point guard Sharife Cooper
- Five-star shooting guard BJ Boston
- Five-star shooting guard Jalen Green
- Five-star small forward Jalen Johnson
- Five-star small forward Scottie Barnes
- Five-star power forward Isaiah Todd
- Five-star Center N’Faly Dante
Watch Boston’s most recent highlight tape below:
Come on down, young fella.