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July 14, 2020

Moussa Cisse set to announce decision on Wednesday

Jack Pilgrim 11:00am July 14, 2020 7/14/20

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The top remaining big man in the class of 2020 is set to announce his decision on Wednesday. Moussa Cisse, a top-ten prospect in the senior class, announced late last night that he will be choosing a college on Wednesday, July 15 at 3 p.m. CT (4 p.m. ET). ?? DECISION TIME. It’s been a…

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LOOK: BJ Boston overwhelms shooting machine at Joe Craft Center

Jack Pilgrim 9:30am July 14, 2020 7/14/20

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By now, you should be familiar with new Kentucky guard BJ Boston and his elite knack for scoring. After dominating the competition as a senior at Sierra Canyon, earning countless prestigious postseason accolades, and finishing the year as a top-five prospect in the nation, the 6-foot-7 prospect has documented his offseason training in preparation for…

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July 10, 2020

Top prospect Jonathan Kuminga will announce basketball future on July 16

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm July 10, 2020 7/10/20

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After a relatively wild ride, Jonathan Kuminga’s “recruitment” is about to come to an end. On Friday afternoon, the No. 4 ranked prospect in the class of 2020 according to ESPN announced that he will make his decision regarding his basketball future on Thursday, July 16 at 2 p.m. EST. Unfortunately, it is widely thought that…

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July 8, 2020

Skyy Clark coming to King of the Bluegrass tournament

Drew Franklin 10:00am July 8, 2020 7/8/20

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One of Kentucky’s top targets on the high school recruiting trail will be playing in Kentucky later this year. Skyy Clark, the five-star guard who recently earned a scholarship offer from John Calipari, is one of many young basketball stars whose high school team will participate in the King of the Bluegrass tournament. Jason Frakes…

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July 7, 2020

Jada Walker fits the mold of a Matthew Mitchell point guard

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm July 7, 2020 7/7/20 Comments Disabled

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Matthew Mitchell knows exactly what he’s looking for when he recruits a point guard. There are a few traits, in particular, that the Kentucky Women’s Basketball head coach appears to seek out; impressive quickness, a nose for defense, and a motor that doesn’t know how to stop. Taylor Murray, Jaida Roper, and now Chasity Patterson,…

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Kentucky in “daily” contact with seven-foot Hawaiian center

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:30pm July 7, 2020 7/7/20

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Even while he’s in Jamaica for his birthday and honeymoon, Jack Pilgrim brings the scoop. This morning, our basketball recruiting insider shared this interesting tidbit about a new name on the scene in the 2022 class. A source tells Jack that the Kentucky coaching staff is in constant contact with Hawaiian center Sage Tolentino, who…

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WATCH: New Highlights from UK Target Brandon Huntley-Hatfield

Nick Roush 1:00pm July 7, 2020 7/7/20 Comments Disabled

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The Nike EYBL and other major grassroots basketball leagues were canceled this summer by coronavirus. That has not stopped other basketball events from taking place in states with fewer COVID-19 restrictions. Over the weekend in Atlanta, The Tipoff Classic hosted Kentucky target Brandon Huntley-Hatfield. A 6-foot-8 power forward in the class of 2022, 247 Sports…

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July 4, 2020

Skyy Clark discusses highly anticipated Kentucky offer, breaks down recruitment with KSR

Jack Pilgrim 7:00pm July 4, 2020 7/4/20

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John Calipari made a significant move on the recruiting trail this week, extending his very first scholarship offer of the summer to a high-profile prospect in the class of 2022. In a Zoom conference call with the entire Kentucky coaching staff Thursday evening, 2022 five-star prospect Skyy Clark received a scholarship, making him the first…

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Skyy Clark says Kentucky offer is a “huge blessing,” moment “didn’t even seem real”

Jack Pilgrim 3:15pm July 4, 2020 7/4/20

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2022 five-star guard Skyy Clark’s genuine interest in the Kentucky basketball program is nothing new, both publicly and behind the scenes. After being rumored as an early Kentucky lean, the 6-foot-3 point guard joined KSR’s Sources Say back in February to discuss his interest in the Wildcats, where he confirmed the pro-UK speculation. “They are…

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Skyy Clark preparing academically for a potential reclassification to 2021

Jack Pilgrim 1:30pm July 4, 2020 7/4/20

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One of the top prospects in the class of 2022 is strongly considering a reclassification to 2021. Five-star guard Skyy Clark, who received an offer from Kentucky this week, tells KSR that he is planning on taking his junior and senior classes at the same time this coming year to prepare for a potential jump.…

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September 4, 2013

Karl Towns has a big game for the Dominican Republic

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:30am September 4, 2013 9/4/13

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Felicitaciones to the Dominican Republic National Team, who got a big win yesterday over Paraguay in the FIBA Americas Championship in Venezuela. Further felicitaciones to Karl Towns, who had his best game yet for the DR National Team, scoring a team-high 16 points and four rebounds in just 13 minutes. He was 5-6 from the…

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September 3, 2013

Kelly Oubre will visit for Big Blue Madness

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 8:45pm September 3, 2013 9/3/13

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The guest list for Big Blue Madness keeps on growing. 2014 small forward Kelly Oubre tweeted that he will take an official visit to Kentucky for Big Blue Madness on October 18th: My second official Visit will be to Kentucky on October 18th for Big Blue Madness #BBN — Kelly Paul Oubre Jr. (@K_Ctmd22) September…

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Tyler Ulis cuts USC, down to three

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:30pm September 3, 2013 9/3/13

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According to the Courier-Journal’s Steve Jones, 2014 point guard Tyler Ulis has eliminated USC from his list, and is down to Iowa, Michigan State, and Kentucky. Ulis visited Iowa over the weekend, and will visit Michigan State on Friday and Kentucky on Sunday. He’ll stay through Monday, which means he’ll be at the Alumni Game,…

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September 1, 2013

2016 Basketball Recruit Talks Injury, Cats

Corey Nichols 5:30pm September 1, 2013 9/1/13

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Overall #1 2016 recruit Harry Giles was recently invited to last week’s Elite 24 game, and not just because his name makes him sound like a fancy British butler.  I’m sure that was part of the reason, but the other part is probably because he can do stuff like this: However, Giles wasn’t able to…

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August 30, 2013

After Mudiay, What’s Next For UK?

Will Totten 5:30pm August 30, 2013 8/30/13

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  Like most of you, and most of the others in the recruiting world, up until just prior to Emmanuel Mudiay’s decision to take his talents to Southern Methodist University I had assumed without doubt he would end up at Kentucky. He seemed like the perfect lead guard to run the Dribble Drive offense, but…

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James Blackmon Jr. talks about his unofficial visit to Lexington

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:30am August 30, 2013 8/30/13

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Yesterday, four-star shooting guard James Blackmon Jr. took an unofficial visit to UK, and according to his interview with the Courier-Journal’s Steve Jones, had a great time. Blackmon and his father were on campus for about five hours, and toured the campus, Wildcat Coal Lodge, and practice facility with John Calipari, even getting in some…

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Tyler Ulis and The Domino Effect

Jay Hochstetler 9:00am August 30, 2013 8/30/13

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      With Tyler Ulis taking his highly anticipated official visit to Lexington next weekend, its time to regroup from the Mudiay fiasco and fully look towards the players who will be joining Kentucky next season. If you believe all of the rumors in the recruiting world (please don’t), all signs point to Kentucky…

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August 29, 2013

Cliff Alexander’s coach insists UK’s still in the hunt

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:30am August 29, 2013 8/29/13

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After Cliff Alexander decided not to take an official visit to Kentucky this fall, many thought the Cats had fallen out of the hunt for the talented power forward. However, Alexander’s high school coach Mike Oliver told the Herald-Leader’s Ben Roberts that’s definitely not the case: “At this point, he wants to visit someplace he’s…

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August 28, 2013

Dante Exum won’t enroll in college in December

Drew Franklin 4:27pm August 28, 2013 8/28/13

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According to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, Dante Exum is still undecided on college but he knows he won’t enroll anywhere this upcoming school year. If college is the decision, Exum, who graduates high school in October, will stay in Australia until next August. The 6-foot-6 guard also told Goodman the five schools he is considering are Indiana,…

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Myles Turner likes Cal’s laid-back style

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:00pm August 28, 2013 8/28/13

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For some reason, Myles Turner has been one of the harder 2014 recruits to read so far. Rivals’ #6 player in the 2014 class recently cut his list from 26 to 8 (Arizona, Duke, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisville, Ohio State, Oklahoma State and Texas), and is doing a blog for USA Today’s High School site. In…

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