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Kentucky lands Amani Gilmore after crushing Mississippi State

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Kentucky’s monstrous win is already paying off on the recruiting trail.

Jason Marcum - Sea of Blue

The Kentucky Wildcats just pulled off one of the biggest win in program history, and it’s already helping on the recruiting trail for Mark Stoops.

One hour after Kentucky finished off a 28-7 win over 14th-ranked Mississippi State, three-star quarterback Amani Gilmore committed to the Wildcats. He announced the news on his Twitter page:

Gilmore just happened to be visiting this weekend along with his family. It’s safe to think tonight’s atmosphere — as well as the win — helped make it an easy decision for him to pick the Wildcats.

Gilmore is ranked an 84 by 247 Sports and is the No. 42 pro-style quarterback. The Tennessee Volunteers had also offered.

Check out some highlights of the newest Wildcat in action:

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