Eric Bossi, a recruiting analyst for Rivals, tweeted last night that he had been told by several different sources that Kentucky is interested in former Minnesota Golden Gopher Royce White. White, a former 5-star McDonald’s All-American hit some legal trouble at Minnesota (including assault and theft) and was suspended, never to play a minute for Tubby this season.
White quit college hoops in December, but if Eric Bossi is right, John Calipari could be trying to convince him to give it another go. Bossi later tweeted that he didn’t believe White was interested in playing college basketball again, but didn’t rule it out. At 6’8″ and 250lbs, Royce could be an answer at the 4 spot. Fayette Mall, you’ve been put on notice.
Oh, and then there’s this, which might be the most spectacular way to end a college career-