Where in the world is John Calipari this afternoon? According to Evan Daniels, Cal is in New Albany, Indiana watching 2018 guard Romeo Langford. Langford, considered the best shooting guard in the 2018 class by every recruiting outlet, seemed to be high atop Calipari’s wish list when he offered him back in April, but until today, there hadn’t been much activity between the two during the fall recruiting period.
Shooting Guard | 6-6 | 195 lbs.
New Albany, IN | New Albany Senior
AAU: Eric Gordon
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|ESPN||No. 2 | 1 SG||Top247||No. 5 | 1 SG|
|Rivals||No. 3 | 1 G||Scout||No. 3 | 1 SG|
Last month, Langford narrowed his list to ten (Duke, Indiana, Kansas, Louisville, NC State, North Carolina, Purdue, UCLA, Vanderbilt, Kentucky) and so far, Duke holds the lead in his Crystal Ball with 67% of the predictions, followed by UK and Louisville at 17%. A few weeks ago, Langford took an unofficial visit to Louisville, and last week, hosted coaches from Duke, North Carolina, Kansas, and UCLA, including Roy Williams and Bill Self.
Not only do we want Langford to spite Louisville, Duke, and Indiana, we want him because he’s really, really good: