UK Recruiting

UK Men's Basketball

Kentucky-North Carolina game will include 11 McDonald’s All-Americans

A look at the UK North Carolina Elite Eight game from a recruiting standpoint. This rematch in the NCAA Tournament will include 11 McDonald’s All-Americans and several other top-50 basketball recruits.

UK Recruiting

Visit for UK game shows No. 1 point guard has ‘serious interest’ in Cats

Five-star point guard Javonte Smart was in Lexington over the weekend for an unofficial recruiting visit for the UK-Florida game. Smart is the No. 1 point guard in the 2018 class and there’s plenty of mutual interest between him and John Calipari’s Wildcats. Additional notes on Trinity guard David Johnson, five-star UK target Mohamed Bamba and the Nike Hoop Summit selections.

UK Football

Several four-star football recruits will be visiting UK this weekend

UK will host another “junior day” event for football recruits this weekend, and several four-star prospects are expected to attend. Rivals.com analyst breaks down new Kentucky commitments Marvin Alexander and Davoan Hawkins. A Madison Southern offensive lineman is starting to get more attention. In-state star Jacob Lacey has a busy next few weeks planned.

Videos

PJ Washington video highlights from weekend in Kentucky

Watch highlights of UK signee PJ Washington from two games at the Kentucky Lake Showcase in Marshall County.
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PJ Washington video highlights from weekend in Kentucky 1:29

PJ Washington video highlights from weekend in Kentucky

360 dunk by Kentucky 2018 target Zion Williamson 0:14

360 dunk by Kentucky 2018 target Zion Williamson

Ex-Cat Towns on UK's incoming freshmen 1:11

Ex-Cat Towns on UK's incoming freshmen

Highly touted point guard Tremont Waters talks recruiting 5:46

Highly touted point guard Tremont Waters talks recruiting