2015 small forward Derrick Jones got an offer from the Cats a few weeks ago, and plans to visit UK’s campus in September. Jones told Adam Zagoria that he’s going to take unofficial visits to Syracuse (August 30) and Kentucky, most likely for the UK Alumni Game in early September.
Jones told Zagoria that UK’s style of play appeals to him: “They all run the floor and they all get out on the break and just dunk. They have a nice halfcourt game and they’re just a team that runs fastbreaks and everything like that.”
Jones also has offers from Kansas, Maryland, St. Joe’s, Penn State, Temple, and Kansas State, and is considered the 11th best player in the 2015 class by Rivals. Watch him work: