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Isaiah Epps picks Kentucky Football

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UK adds a big, talented pass-catcher to their 2017 class.

The Kentucky Wildcats have picked up another 2017 pledge on offense.

The latest comes from wide receiver Isaiah Epps, who has committed to UK. He announced his decision on Twitter Thursday night.

Epps made the call after taking his official visit to UK this past weekend, which went very well by all accounts.

A 6-3, 183-pound receiver out of Jenks High School in Oklahoma, Epps is a three-star prospect on, but doesn't have an evaluation on 247,, or ESPN. He does hold offers from Illinois, Tulsa, Western Michigan, and Ball State.

Epps is a fairly new name after UK offered him just last week, and he quickly set up a visit to Lexington. He doesn’t have an evaluation in most recruiting services, but UK coaches like what they’ve seen from the 6-3, 185-pound receiver, enough that they moved on him quickly after the regular season ended.

With this commitment, UK now has 20 pledges in the 2017 class. The class was originally planned to be just around 20 players, but a number of unexpected transfers and retirements from football has allowed UK to build a bigger class, which now could be as large as 25 by the time National Signing Day arrives.

With so few spots left, that tells you how high the staff is on Epps, even if the recruiting services haven't caught up yet. Here are some highlights of Epps in action.