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Kentucky Wildcats Quickies: Big Uglies Edition

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Following the commitment of four-star lineman Tate Leavitt, Kentucky is quickly building an offensive line capable of winning football games in the SEC.

All three of UK's offensive line commits in the Class of 2016 are rated as four-star prospects, including center Drake Jackson and tackle Landon Young. That's not even including Ohio State transfer Marcelys Jones, a four-star prospect coming out of high school, who will be eligible to play in 2016.

The future of Kentucky football is as bright as it's ever been, and it all starts with the big uglies up front.

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Mark Stoops' O-line recruiting unprecedented by Kentucky's standards
Kentucky is in the midst of one of the greatest stretches of recruiting the school has ever seen. Most of the success has been in the trenches, highlighted by three four-star lineman in this class alone. Mark Stoops and offensive line coach Jon Schlarman have been killing it in recruiting quality lineman capable of competing in the SEC, and there's no reason to think it will slow down.

Jamal Murray, Kyle Wiltjer make Team Canada for the Pan Am Games
After making it through training camp, Jamal Murray will officially join Kyle Wiltjer in this year's Pan Amanerianca games. Murray becomes one of the youngest players to ever suit up for the Canadians in this event. It also gives UK fans a couple of chances to see the future Wildcat in action this month.

Kentucky offers top-ranked 2017 SG
Gary Trent is quickly rising up the high school ranks, so it's no surprise to see John Calipari and Kentucky offer the five-star shooting guard. Trent (6-5, 190) is ranked No. 8 overall in the 2017 class according to 247Sports Composite.

Miles Bridges windmills off the backboard
five-star wing forward Miles Bridges pulled off one of the most impressive dunks of the summer at the 2015 Nike Global Challenge in Chicago. Bridges averaged 15.3 points and 9.6 rebounds for the USA Midwest team at the Nike Global Challenge, where he was named to the All-Tournament Team.

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