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August 27, 2018

Kahlil Whitney jumps into Top 10 of ESPN’s 2019 rankings

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:40am August 27, 2018 8/27/18

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ESPN just released its new rankings for the 2019 class, and, not surprisingly, Kentucky commit Kahlil Whitney made a big jump. Whitney rose five spots to No. 9, two spots below fellow future Cat Tyrese Maxey, who stayed put at No. 7. The third member of Kentucky’s 2019 class, Dontaie Allen, came in at No.…

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August 11, 2018

LOOK: Kahlil Whitney Meets Anthony Davis

Nick Roush 3:30pm August 11, 2018 8/11/18

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Kahlil Whitney has quickly been introduced to “La Familia.” Two days after committing to Kentucky, Whitney ran into UK’s 2012 Naismith Player of the Year. The Dragon?X The Brow? #BBN pic.twitter.com/CNUMjCAOoy — THE DRAGON? (@KahlilWhitney) August 11, 2018 A Chicago native, when Whitney committed on Wednesday, the Kentucky men’s basketball Twitter account unofficially celebrated with…

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August 9, 2018

Q&A: Kahlil Whitney’s mom says her son was going to UK once Calipari offered

TJ Walker 12:00pm August 9, 2018 8/9/18

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For the second time in six days UK landed a commitment from a wing target. This time is was Chicago native and Roselle Catholic (N.J.) star Kahlil Whitney. He picked UK over Illinois, Georgetown and Oregon on Wednesday. The decision wasn’t surprising but the same can’t be said about the timing. However, Kahlil Whitney’s mother,…

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August 8, 2018

Commitment Analysis: Kahlil Whitney is ready to compete and battle at Kentucky

TJ Walker 3:50pm August 8, 2018 8/8/18

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The third UK commit for the class of 2019 spoke with ESPN about his commitment to Kentucky. Kahlil Whitney pledged for the Cats on Wednesday just a few days after his official visit over the weekend. “After they offered, Coach Cal or one of his assistants were always at one of my games. Kentucky was…

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WATCH: Kahlil Whitney’s Commitment Video

Nick Roush 2:17pm August 8, 2018 8/8/18

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Shortly after news broke online of Kahlil Whitney’s commitment to UK, he released a two-minute video explaining his decision. After thanking friends, family and the schools that recruited him, Whitney rocked Kentucky blue. “My family and I have truly found the best option for me to continue my development, not only as a student and…

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Kahlil Whitney Commits to Kentucky

Nick Roush 2:02pm August 8, 2018 8/8/18

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For the second time in less than a week, Kentucky has received a commitment from a highly-touted wing. Kahlil Whitney told ESPN’s Paul Biancardi he will be a Kentucky Wildcat.  ESPN’s second-ranked small forward and No. 14 player overall, Whitney’s decision comes just days after an unofficial visit to Lexington. Whitney joins five-star point guard…

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August 7, 2018

Pro-Illinois podcast makes poll to show Kahlil Whitney love and it backfires

TJ Walker 10:00pm August 7, 2018 8/7/18

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The Ball ‘n Beer Show takes your calls and they love talking everything Chicago and Illinois. A fun podcast for fun people. If you’re a fan of the Bears, Bulls, Cubs or the Fighting Illini- this is your podcast. So, when the boys made a poll asking which school could show Kahlil Whitney the most…

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August 6, 2018

Kahlil Whitney includes Kentucky in Final 4

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:23pm August 6, 2018 8/6/18

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Fresh off his official visit to Lexington, five-star small forward Kahlil Whitney narrowed his list of schools to four; as expected, Kentucky made the cut. Louisville, SMU, Miami, and Florida State did not. Final 4?? pic.twitter.com/QZdlPysj9U — #MyMommaTheReason?? (@KahlilWhitney) August 6, 2018 The 6’6″ wing from Roselle Catholic (Isaiah Briscoe’s alma mater) plans to make his…

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July 31, 2018

UK makes the cut for Kahlil Whitney

TJ Walker 9:40pm July 31, 2018 7/31/18 Comments Disabled

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UK is in the final eight for five-star wing Kahlil Whitney. Although the Cats are somewhat new to Whitney’s recruitment, John Calipari and UK’s staff were able to make enough of an impression to make his final eight and visit Lexington this weekend. It’s unclear when the Chicago native (now playing in New Jersey) will…

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July 24, 2018

Whitney sets his visit date

Drew Franklin 4:42pm July 24, 2018 7/24/18

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ESPN’s Paul Biancardi is reporting Kahlil Whitney will visit the University of Kentucky next week. According to Biancardi, who spoke to Whitney’s father, the five-star small forward will be in Lexington on Friday, August 3 and will stay through Sunday, August 5. The visit will come after another small forward prospect from the class, Dontaie…

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