The Kentucky Wildcats are poised to finish with one of the best recruiting classes in program history as National Signing Day is finally here.
This is the day when high school footballers across the nation put pen to paper and sign with the college of their choosing. Keep track at A Sea of Blue today for the latest on who will be future Cats and running out onto the field at Commonwealth Stadium on fall Saturdays.
Tweets of the Day
TOMORROW is National Signing Day!! #B16BLUENATION pic.twitter.com/hAwEgpHs0J— UK Stoops Troops (@UKStoopsTroops) February 2, 2016
#BBN, welcome @LamarCoachT, our new wide receivers coach!— Kentucky Football (@UKFootball) February 2, 2016
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Your Signing Day Quickies
UK National Signing Day: List of Current Commits and Ratings
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Mr. Football Kash Daniel could have a future in the world of pro wrestling
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Burning questions: Kentucky recruiting
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Kentucky Receivers, Meet Your Match
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2016 Best Class Built On In-State Foundation
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Spotlight: Kentucky Commit Justin Rigg Has High Ceiling
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Drake Jackson — UK’s center of the future — has never played the position
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National Signing Day Definitions
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Signing Day 2016 announcement schedule and predictions
National Signing Day is setting up to be a big one for several programs, and a potential game-changer for the final 2016 247Sports Team Rankings. Here is a look at the schedule for the major announcements on National Signing Day:
The 10 most important things to watch on signing day 2016
Figuring out how to process all the noise on national signing day? ESPN is here to help with a running reset on the day's biggest storylines, from the first fax to the crowning of 2016's top class.