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Kentucky to watch Daishen Nix

The UK coaching staff will travel to Arizona to watch the top-10 recruit.

Despite just having Kerry Blackshear Jr. in town his week, the Kentucky Wildcats coaching staff is hard at work putting together their 2020 roster.

Jack Pilgrim of Kentucky Sports Radio reported Thursday that Kentucky personal will head to Phoenix today to watch five-star point guard Daishen Nix.

Nix is playing his high school basketball at in Las Vegas but is originally from Alaska. Kentucky has been showing more interest as of late, and Nix hopes to meet with John Calipari soon. Joel Justus actually visited him back in May.

According to 247 Sports, Nix is the top-ranked point guard for 2020 and ranks 10th among all prospects nationally.

Thus far, there is no crystal ball predictions, but one school that’s gotten early buzz is Maryland. Nix took an official visit to College Park on November 28th for his lone official visit thus far.

Though no official visit to UK has been made, it’s clear the Cats are in on the top point guard for 2020.

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