1:26 PM EDT, Sat July 11, 2020
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Jonathan Kuminga announces decision date

Photo by Michael Reaves/ Kuminga is ready to decide where he’ll play basketball next. The recruitment of Jonathan Kuminga is finally nearing its end. On Friday, the five-star forward and consensus top-five recruit announced he would make his decision on Thursday, July 16th. His finalists include the Kentucky Wildcats, Duke Blue Devils, Auburn Tigers, Texas Tech Red Raiders, and the G-League. As of now, the majority of recruiting experts expect Kuminga, who plays at The Patrick School in New Jersey, to wind up in the G-League. If he goes to college, Texas Tech is the presumed favorite...

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Rivals ranks contenders for top-5 recruit Patrick Baldwin Jr.

Brian O’Mahoney/Pioneer Press/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via He would be a game-changer. With the 2020 class likely set, John Calipari and his staff have set their sights on the 2021 and 2022 classes. Assuming Jonathan Kuminga ends up playing professionally, Patrick Baldwin Jr. will likely end up as the top player in the 2021 class. And according to a recent article by Rivals.com, Kentucky is still very much a contender. Eric Bossi wrote about the top five teams likely to end up with Baldwin on their rosters. The Kentucky Wildcats came in at No. 3 behind the Duke Blue...

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Kentucky in daily contact with Hawaiian recruit Sage Tolentino

Star-Advertiser A new name to keep track of on the recruiting trail. The Kentucky Wildcats are heavily recruiting the 2022 class and now we have a new name to keep an eye on. On Tuesday, Jack Pilgrim of Kentucky Sports Radio reported that Kentucky is in “consistent contact” with Sage Tolentino. Tolentino is a 7-1 center out of Maryknoll High School in Honolulu, and Kentucky associate head coach Kenny Payne has been talking to him “daily.” Another school that has expressed interest in Tolentino is also in the SEC and that is the Auburn Tigers. Source tells KSR that Kentucky...

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UK to virtually meet with top-10 recruit Jaden Bradley

EliteMixtapes Bradley is the second-ranked point guard in his class. The Kentucky Wildcats coaching staff will reportedly be talking with another five-star guard just a week after offering Skyy Clark. Travis Graf of Rivals reports that the UK staff will be meeting via zoom with point guard Jaden Bradley this week. Kentucky’s staff is supposed to have a Zoom meeting with 2022 five-star point guard Jaden Bradley and his family sometime this week. They’re trying to pinpoint a day that works for both parties. 2022 five-star Skyy Clark just received an offer from the ‘Cats. Is...