— Josh Morgan from California is NOT part of the class at this point. No word as to why, but he may be added at another time, as he did not sign with another school.
— Everything I hear on the new commitment Jonathan George (broken by Gidel here) makes me VERY excited.
Some profiles from UK (We will have more later tonight):
Brian Adams, Wide Receiver, 6-4, 210, Fr-HS, Gainesville, Ga. (South Forsyth) —
Primarily a quarterback in high school, he projects as a wide receiver on the collegiate level … Has excellent height and speed, having been as timed as fast as 4.4 seconds in the 40-yard dash … Was a dual-threat quarterback at South Forsyth High School in Cumming, Ga. … Also saw playing time at wide receiver and defensive back … Missed most of his senior season because of an injury … Second-team all-region as a junior … Rushed for 646 yards and six touchdowns while passing for 1,137 yards and six TDs … Also returned punts … Listed as the nation’s No. 55 quarterback by Scout.com … Coached by Wendell Early … Also played baseball.
Jordan Aumiller, Athlete, 6-4, 199, Fr-HS, Danville, Ky. (Boyle County) —
Showed his versatility by playing tight end, quarterback, linebacker, safety and punter during his career at Boyle County High School in Danville, Ky. … Could end up on either side of the ball as a collegian … First-team all-state as a junior and senior by the Louisville Courier-Journal … Named to the Lexington Herald-Leader “Class of the Commonwealth” listing of the state’s top-22 seniors … Senior statistics include 25 pass receptions for 389 yards and five touchdowns as a tight end … Totaled 61 tackles, 19 pass breakups and four interceptions at safety … Helped lead Boyle County to a 13-1 record and the state semifinals as a senior … Threw for 1,055 yards and 14 touchdowns as a junior quarterback … Also caught 23 passes for 392 yards … Coached by Larry French and Chris Pardue … The No. 12 prospect in Kentucky by SuperPrep … Listed as the No. 66 tight end in the country by Scout.com
Justin Bean, Wide Receiver, 6-2, 180, Fr-HS, Tupelo, Miss. (Tupelo) —
One of the top 25 prospects in Mississippi according to Scout.com … Caught 35 passes for 753 yards and six touchdowns as a senior at Tupelo High School … Had 18 receptions for 405 yards and five TDs during junior season … Helped lead Tupelo to the state playoffs the last two seasons, with a best mark of 9-4 and second-round berth his junior year … Coached by Eric Collins … Made an early commitment to Kentucky in the summer of 2008 and never wavered.
Mister Cobble, Defensive Tackle, 6-0, 290, Fr-HS, Louisville, Ky. (Central) —
Two-year first-team all-state honoree … Helped spearhead an outstanding defense that led Central High School of Louisville to back-to-back Class AAA state championships … Dominant presence who often commanded double teams … Made 89 tackles his senior season, highlighted by 25 tackles for loss, and returned a fumble for a touchdown … First-team all-state as a junior and senior by The Associated Press and the Louisville Courier-Journal … Named to the Lexington Herald-Leader “Class of the Commonwealth” listing of the state’s top-22 seniors … Made approximately 120 tackles his junior year and was named District Most Valuable Player … Four-year starter … The No. 6 prospect in Kentucky as chosen by SuperPrep … Coached by Ty Scroggins … Teammate of fellow UK signee Ridge Wilson … Also participates in wrestling, an all-state performer in that sport.
Mark Crawford, Defensive Tackle, 6-1, 290, So-JC, Indianapolis, Ind. (Ben Davis/Coffeyville Community College) —
Enrolled at Kentucky in January and has three seasons of eligibility remaining … Redshirted as a freshman in 2007 at Coffeyville (Kan.) Community College … In 2008 he played in eight games, totaling 41 tackles, 8.5 tackles for loss and one pass breakup … Had 6.5 quarterback sacks — an excellent number for a defensive tackle — leading the team in that category and ranking sixth in the Jayhawk Conference … Ranked No. 27 among the nation’s top junior-college players by SuperPrep and No. 69 by Rivals.com … Coached by Darian Dulin … “Mark’s strengths are his ‘get off the ball’ (quickness) and ability to anticipate the snap count,” Dulin said. “He plays with a high motor and is hard to block. He uses his hands well, has good punch and runs well for an inside guy” … Played his high-school football at Ben Davis HS in Indianapolis … Earned all-conference honors … Two-year starter at defensive tackle … Played youth league and middle-school football, but did not play his first two years of high school before resuming the game as a junior … High-school coach was Tom Allen.
DeQuin Evans, Defensive End, 6-3, 260, Jr-JC, Long Beach, Calif. (Dominguez/Los Angeles Harbor College) —
The nation’s No. 15 junior-college prospect by Rivals.com … Listed No. 33 in the juco ranks by SuperPrep … Played at Los Angeles Harbor College, where he was a teammate of current Wildcat signee Chris Matthews … Participated in 15 games during his two seasons at Harbor, totaling 63 tackles, 19.5 tackles for loss, 7.5 quarterback sacks, four pass breakups, four quarterback hurries and one fumble recovery … Coached by Andrew Alvillar and Brett Peabody.