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Top 2016 Shooting Guard Cuts Kentucky from List

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Tyus Battle has cut his list to 7 schools and Kentucky wasn’t on his updated list. This from Evan Daniels of Scout.com: Battle’s father – Gary Battle – informed Scout that his son is down to Connecticut, Duke, Louisville, Michigan, Notre Dame, Ohio State and Syracuse. “We are pretty comfortable with this list,” the elder Battle said. “We worked really ...

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Malik Newman Breakdown

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Kentucky Basketball recruit Malik Newman is considered the best shooting guard in the class of 2015. ESPN’s Paul Biancardi breaks down his game.

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Top 2016 Recruit Cuts His List

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The top player in the class of 2016 has announced his top 8. Harry Giles, a 6’10” power forward from High Point, North Carolina has listed Kentucky among his top 8 schools. Top 8 Schools No order Duke Kentucky Kansas Syracuse UNC Wake Forest Ohio St UNLV — Harry Giles (@TheReal_HG3) February 10, 2015 On the 24/7 Sports Crystal Ball, Duke ...

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Three Top Recruits are in Lexington for Tonight’s Game

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Kentucky is hosting 3 big time visitors for tonight’s game with Missouri. Thomas Bryant (http://t.co/7j7z7fmc65) will take a visit to Kentucky tonight. UK is playing Missouri, who Bryant is also considering. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) January 13, 2015 Espn #10 in 2016 PG Derryck Thornton (@DerryckThornton) ) is scheduled for an unofficial vist to #Kentucky on Jan 13th. Per his ...

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Kentucky getting Visit from 2016 Recruit from New Zealand

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Kentucky is currently getting a visit from 2016 power foward Tai Wynyard from New Zealand. Tai Wynyard, a 2016 PF out of New Zealand, is currently on a visit to Kentucky. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) January 11, 2015 Here are a couple of interesting videos about the 6’9″, 230lb forward from Henderson, New Zealand:

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Carlton Bragg Picks Kansas

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Carlton Bragg, five star power forward, has announced that he will play basketball for the Kansas Jayhawks. Bragg picked the Jayhawks over Kentucky and Illinois.

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Apollo’s Eli Wright Receiving A Lot of Attention from SEC Coaches

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Apollo has a big game tonight with Hopkinsville while their star guard has a little extra incentive. Mississippi State is expected to watch 2016 Apollo (KY) wing Eli Wright today @eli_elijuan — Garrett Tucker (@GTuckerHoops) January 3, 2015 Auburn’s Bruce Pearl was at Apollo’s 62-61 loss to Owensboro last night. Wright finished with 23 points. Take a look at these ...

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Carlton Bragg’s Socks Reveals His Finalists?


Kentucky Basketball recruit Carlton Bragg had custom socks made with the schools that are on his list. Shoutout to @leaguereadycustoms and my man @a_barba22 for the socks A photo posted by Carlton Bragg (@xcarl_b) on Dec 12, 2014 at 10:33am PST Could he be going to use the socks for his announcement? I do like the Kentucky ones the best.

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Kentucky Basketball Loses Out on 2 Recruits in 2 Days

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John Calipari and the Kentucky Wildcats always get a nice crop of basketball recruits and there are always guys that decide they fit in at other schools. Two Kentucky recruits have decided over the last couple of days to play somewhere else. Yesterday, 4 star big man Doral Moore committed to Danny Manning and Wake Forest. Woke up to a ...

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Trinity High School has 4 College Basketball Commitments

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Trinity High School in Louisville has long been known as a football school. They are doing a pretty good job at basketball too. Trinity’s newest Division 1 commitment is D’Angelo West. Texas State has received a verbal commitment from 2015 Trinity (KY) G D'Angelo West. @Dwest_10 #MSRReport — MidSo Recruit Report (@MSRecruitReport) October 5, 2014 Here is a look at ...

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Better Late than Never Basketball Recruiting Update

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John Calipari has been very busy in recruiting for 2015, having already offered 12 players for next year’s class. Business really picked up the last couple of days as 4 players from 2015 confirmed offers. Diamond Stone, who definitely has the best name of any class, confirmed with Evan Daniels that Kentucky was recruiting him very hard. There’s been speculation ...

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Stanley Johnson Tweets Dates for Official Visits


Five-star small forward Stanley Johnson has set dates for his official visits. Johnson (2014) will visit Kentucky October 18. Johnson has official visits set for Florida and Arizona. The Santa Ana, California prospect has an unofficial visit set for September 20 at USC. Johnson has not set dates for visits to Kansas, Oregon, or UCLA. my visit schedule so far ...

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Coach Cal is Top Recruiter at Every College Stop


Every year our very own Coach Cal recruits the best student athletes in the country, there is no doubt he is the top recruiter. CBSSports.com spoke with coaches from all levels of college basketball and survey says.. it’s almost (if not) unanimous – Calipari is still on top. Here’s one of the quotes from the article: [colored_box color=”grey”]On Calipari: “He’s ...

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Devin Booker Cuts His List to 5 and Kentucky is in the Mix

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Devin Booker has cut his list to 5 schools and Kentucky is in the mix. The 6’3″ shooting guard from Moss Point, Mississippi, who gets daily phone calls and texts from John Calipari, is one of the top pure shooters in the country. According to the Sun Herald, Booker has listed Kentucky, Michigan, Michigan State, Missouri and Florida as his ...

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Kentucky Offers Ohio 2015 Shooting Guard Luke Kennard

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John Calipari added Luke Kennard to his 2015 wish list yesterday as he offered a scholarship to the shooting guard from Ohio. Steve Jones talks about Kennard and how he has been a Kentucky fan for a while. The University of Kentucky reportedly made a Class of 2015 scholarship offer on Sunday night to four-star Franklin, Ohio, shooting guard Luke ...

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John Calipari Back in Philly for Reebok Classic All-Star Game

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John Calipari is burning up the airways as he was in Georgia watching the Peach Jam this morning and now he is back in Philadelphia for the Reebok Classic All-Star game. Kentucky head coach John Calipari back in the house here at Philly U for all-star game. #Breakout #BBN pic.twitter.com/0C9OXraxBN — Breakout Classic (@BreakoutClassic) July 13, 2013 Here are the ...

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