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Incoming Kentucky Wildcat Skal Labissier Ranked #1 By Rivals.com

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Skal Labissiere is now reckoned to be the #1 recruit by Rivals.com. Believe it or not, this is only John Calipari’s 2nd #1 Rivals.com recruit, the first being John Wall back in 2009. In retrospect, it’s really hard to believe Anthony Davis was only #2 and not #1. Former #1 Ben Simmons (LSU) is now ranked #2.

Kentucky now has the #1 (Labissiere), #10 (Isaiah Briscoe) and #48 (Charles Matthews) ranked recruits in the 2015 class according to Rivals. UK is still involved with a number of highly ranked recruits, most of them in the Rivals.com top ten including Thon Maker (9), Cheik Diallo (5), Brandon Ingram (4) and Jaylen Brown (3).