The Kentucky Wildcats will get word soon on the status of Shai Alexander, but not before he takes one more visit.
According to Scout.com’s Evan Daniels and ESPN’s Jeff Borzello, Alexander will make his college decision next Monday following a visit with the Texas Longhorns.
Four-star guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will announce his college choice on Monday, per a source. Will visit Texas officially this weekend.— Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) November 9, 2016
Former Florida commit Shai Alexander will announce on Monday, per source. He's down to Kentucky, UNLV, Texas and Syracuse.— Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello) November 9, 2016
Alexander is a four-star guard from the 2017 class who recently decommitted from the Florida Gators. Kentucky, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Syracuse have also shown interest and/or offered a scholarship.
The 6-5 guard out of Hamilton Heights in Chattanooga (TN) averaged 15.8 points and 4.8 assists per game for Wings Elite on the Nike EYBL circuit this year. Scout.com ranks Alexander as the 46th-best prospect and the No. 12 point guard. ESPN ranks him 46th overall and the No. 10 point guard. Rivals ranks him 53rd overall.
As of Tuesday night, UK is getting 100 percent of the 247 Crystal Ball picks for Alexander.