Ten takeaways from the summer basketball recruiting season

The Herald-Leader covered several recruiting events around the country this spring and summer. Here’s a rundown of the biggest narratives of the recruiting season, and a few things UK fans should be looking out for as the 2017 recruiting cycle goes on.

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In Depth

Erik Reece’s book ‘Utopia Drive’ searches for utopias and finds two in Kentucky

Author toured utopian communities, past and present, in eastern United States

He found two in Kentucky: Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, and Abbey of Gethsemani

Book’s subtitle: ‘A Road Trip Through America’s Most Radical Idea’

Videos

Alison Lundergan Grimes at Democratic National Convention

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes spoke at the Democratic National Convention.
Alison Lundergan Grimes at Democratic National Convention 4:53

Alison Lundergan Grimes at Democratic National Convention

Paul Patton comments on statue of himself 0:51

Paul Patton comments on statue of himself

Jim Gray promises action, not rhetoric on coal 0:31

Jim Gray promises action, not rhetoric on coal

LexGo Eat visits Rumis Cafe 9:26

LexGo Eat visits Rumis Cafe