Two of John Calipari’s incoming freshmen will put their games on display this weekend when Keldon Johnson and Tyler Herro compete in the Jordan Brand Classic. Big Blue Nation got a nice taste of what Johnson can do in the McDonald’s All-American Game, but this will be fans’ first look at Herro, who hasn’t received the same recognition as his UK classmates.
The Jordan Brand Classic game will be played in the Barclays Center and tip-off is slated for Sunday at 5 pm on ESPN 2. KSR’s own Jack Pilgrim is already in the Big Apple for the festivities leading up to the game, so we’ll have plenty of coverage of Johnson and Herro leading up to their big game.
Go ahead and watch Herro’s senior year mixtape to hold you over until Sunday: