This morning, Charles Matthews, combo guard class of 2015, Rivals 5-star, #12 player in the class, will pick his school. Experts say it will be UK. We'll have coverage, of course.
Tweet of the Morning
I have no words. I think this is supposed to be congratulating Wichita St., but really, this might as well have been written in Cyrillic. But I gather she's excited!
Mikel Horton is the talkative sort, and he's ready for some football!
From the horse's mouth:
UK's High Performance program is legit. I made major strides in 1 year, imagine what you could do in 4. Perfect place to be great. #CometoUK— Avery Williamson (@awill40) February 25, 2014
Washington DC is now an area that Stoops & Co. are focusing on for recruiting.
- Andrew Harrison is now doing the little things to help Kentucky win. I think this is right. He is getting closer, and is on a path remarkably similar to Marquis Teague.
Julius Randle now national Player of the Week, awarded by the US Basketball Writers Association, and also Freshman of the Week.
UK assistant coaches watch 2015 power forward Carlton Bragg.
Other Kentucky sports
UK Softball Notebook. The Wildcats fall to #8 in the national rankings after dropping back-to-back games against Kent St. and Michigan.
- SBNation's Steve Muma ranks every non-conference football schedule for 2014. Kentucky is neither in the top ten best nor the top ten worst. In fact, UK is firmly mid-pack.
Was asked this question so I looked it up. Florida has won at Tenn., Ky and Vandy only once in same season -- 1985.— Pat Dooley (@pat_dooley) February 26, 2014
Florida fans will swear this is important. I don't agree.
Wichita St. makes history winning 30 regular-season games.
Are post-game handshakes outdated? No. Next question.
Other sports news
- Eric Bledsoe is playing 3-on-3 in his knee rehab. He's getting close.
Congratulations to Dr. Erin Calipari.
7 foods that were supposed to be incredibly unhealthy, but aren't. I can't wait until Four Roses Single Barrel makes this list.