2021 four-star guard Nolan Hickman Jr. will sign with the Kentucky Wildcats this afternoon, his father tells KSR.
As the Early Signing Period opens for basketball student-athletes, Hickman will make his addition to the UK basketball program official, signing at 2:30 p.m. ET (11:30 a.m. PST).
According to his father, Nolan Hickman Sr., the Kentucky commit will sign his paperwork on Instagram Live. You can find the link to his profile and watch the signing here.
Hickman, a 6’2” guard out of Seattle, Washington, is considered the No. 42 overall prospect in the 247Sports Composite Rankings. The four-star guard committed to UK on Aug. 22, choosing the Wildcats over offers from Kansas, Oklahoma, Arizona, UCLA and Washington, among others.
Hickman is one of three UK commitments in the class of 2021, joining five-star forward Daimion Collins and four-star forward Bryce Hopkins. All three players are expected to sign with Kentucky during the early signing period, with Hopkins’ father telling KSR that his son will sign today at 5 p.m. ET (4 p.m. CT).
The signing period is open from Nov. 11 through Nov. 18.