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Stephen Zimmerman says Cal made a good impression during visit


When he wasn’t sitting ringside at the Mayweather-Alvarez fight in Vegas this past weekend, John Calipari was busy making a good impression on 2015 center Stephen Zimmerman. Cal visited Zimmerman and his family at their home in Vegas, and Rivals’ #2 prospect in this 2015 class told Corey Albertson it was an honor to host him:

It was a huge honor to have Coach Calipari come and meet with me,” Zimmerman told Cats Illustrated. “He’s a really cool guy and I liked what he had to say. He made a good impression on my parents as well. The main thing that he was saying is that he hopes that I want to be a part of Kentucky as much as they want me to be a part of Kentucky.”

Zimmerman’s got a lot of schools on his list, including Kentucky, Kansas, Louisville, Indiana, Michigan, Arizona, UNLV, Baylor and USC, but he can’t help but gush about the Cats:

“Kentucky is a definite option for me,” said Zimmerman. “It’s an amazing place with a great history that won a championship recently. I plan on eventually taking a visit there, but I don’t know when that will be.”

Speaking of Vegas, I’m off to enjoy Sin City for the rest of the bye week. See you on Monday…maybe.

Article written by Mrs. Tyler Thompson

No, I will not make you a sandwich, but you can follow me on Twitter @MrsTylerKSR or email me.

5 Comments for Stephen Zimmerman says Cal made a good impression during visit

  1. cotton
    7:56 pm September 17, 2013 Permalink

    We want Zimmerman BAD!!!!! See what you can do, Mrs. T. Please and thank you.

  2. Jason McKnight
    7:56 pm September 17, 2013 Permalink

    He’s got talent….but that young fella needs to eat!

  3. Cat fan
    8:59 pm September 17, 2013 Permalink

    Tyler, please show Stephen some southern hospitality while in Vegas. This kid is a stud!

  4. specialetta
    6:56 am September 18, 2013 Permalink

    Would love to see this kid sign with UK.

  5. barn
    10:12 am September 18, 2013 Permalink

    go out there and make him some sammiches and bulk him up