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Friday Night High School Gym Notes: Fab Frosh All American Camp

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The Fab Frosh All American Camp began this weekend in Lexington at the Imani Baptist Church on Georgetown Road. The camp is an invitation only event that showcases the top players in the class of 2017. Notable alumni of the camp are Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Kyle Wiltjer, Johnny O’Bryant, Quinn Cook, Rodney Purvis and Perry Ellis. There are five players from ...

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NOB Basketball Recruiting Notes

John Calipari checked out 2015 shooting guard Charles Matthews yesterday.

The last couple of days have seen some roster changes around the SEC, some Kentucky kids getting some attention and Coach Cal has been on the trail as well. Oh, and Andrew Wiggins is still out there. Here are a couple of notes to catch you up on what is going on: Alabama shooting guard Trevor Lacy has decided to ...

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Andrew Wiggins Day Declared in Huntington


Andrew Wiggin’s coach tweeted this photo earlier, the mayor declared today as Andrew Wiggins Day in Huntington, West Virginia. Now, who else is waiting to hear about Coach Cal’s meeting with Andrew? Mayor Williams presenting @22wiggins with a proclamation for March 28 to become Andrew Wiggins Day in Huntington twitter.com/rfulford/statu… — Rob Fulford (@rfulford) March 28, 2013

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The Updated Kentucky 2013 Recruiting Class


With the very recent addition of Julius Randle, here is the updated 2013 Recruiting class roster. How does Randle’s decision affect Andrew Wiggins? Or is UK too crowded? Are the freshmen Cats coming back? So many questions…  

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Coach Cal Watched Dominique Hawkins Play Earlier


Coach John Calipari, along with Orlando Antigua, was back at Rupp to watch PG Dominique Hawkins as his team, Madison Central, win against Hopkinsville 60-56 just earlier tonight. Coach Cal seems interested, he had watched and invited Hawkins to a UK practice previously. If you’re curious how the 2013 KHSAA Boys Sweet 16 Semifinals went down, you can watch below.

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Marcus Lee Stocks are on the Rise


  According to KentuckySports,  Marcus Lee stocks are on the rise. Do we agree? Marcus Lee, a Kentucky signee, moved up 18 spots in the latest Scout.com ranking, a big jump landing him on the 21st spot overall. The question on everyone’s mind is will he be moving up some more. He averages 18 points, 20 rebounds, and 7 blocks ...

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UK to watch MiKyle McIntosh tonight


UK assistant Orlando Antigua will watch MiKyle McIntosh play for over an hour outside of Lexington tonight (Monday). “Orlando texted me over the weekend and asked me to send him a few highlight tapes,” 22 Feet Academy coach Ryan Schmidt told SNY.tv. “They seem pretty interested.”

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Kentucky watched Jalen Lindsey practice


Kentucky assistant Orlando Antigua watched Jalen Lindsey practice at Nashville on Wednesday. The 2014 forward from Christ Presbyterian Academy has received offers from other schools but UK. Quoting an interview with NRS “Kentucky, Kansas and UNC have been on me pretty good but they have not offered yet,” Lindsey added. Lindsey is considered a 5-star recruit. He attended UK’s game against Vanderbilt last ...

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Jamar Ergas heard from Kentucky


AllKYHoops reports Coach Ryan Schmidt of 22 Feet Academy confirmed that Kentucky along with other big time schools have called about Jamar Ergas. Schmidt has talked to Kentucky, North Carolina, UCLA, Florida, UConn, N.C. State, Kansas, Wake Forest, Miami and Alabama. Ergas, a 2015 class prospect, stands 6’4″, is from 22 Feet Academy. Here is a video of Jamar throwing ...

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Marcus Lee moves up to 5-star prospect


Kentucky commit Marcus Lee jumped 18 spots to No. 21 making him a five-star prospect. UK now has five five-star prospects on the updated Scout.com list, and still in the running for three other five-stars — Andrew Wiggins, Julius Randle and Aaron Gordon. See the full list here.

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Kentucky in Stanley Johnson’s Top 10 List


The 22nd overall player in 2014 and a 4-star recruit according to ESPN, Stanley Johnson has a full list of schools but has cut down his official to 10. Along with Kentucky, making it to his list are Louisville, Arizona, N.C. State, SDSU, USC, UNLV, UCLA, Syracuse, and Oregon.   My top are:UNLV Oregon Sdsu Nc stateKentucky ArizonaLouisville USCSyracuse Ucla — ...

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Tyus Jones Headed Home from Kentucky Visit


If you didn’t already know, top 2014 point guard Tyus Jones was in Lexington for a visit to Kentucky’s campus this weekend, and he is on his way home. Headed back to MN. Had fun on my unofficial at UK. S/o to the fans and thanks for showin me love! #BBN — Tyus Jones (@Tyusjones06) January 13, 2013 It would ...

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John Calipari Trying to Hold Back Expectations of 2013 Class


John Calipari wants everyone to settle down. He has written an article on CoachCal.com where he says it is unfair to say the 2013 class is the “best ever” and says it isn’t fair to them before they ever make it to campus. Well, sorry coach, but when you get the #1 point guard, #1 shooting guard, #2 shooting guard, ...

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