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I can’t believe we are talking about 2016 recruits having an offer from Kentucky, but John Calipari has offered 2016 point-forward Jayson Tatum from St. Louis. The 6’6” wing player is the only prospect in the 2016 class to have an offer from Kentucky, and there is only one guy in the 2015 class (Skal Labissiere) has a confirmed offer from Kentucky.
Calipari checked out Tatum in last weekend’s Nike Elite Youth Basketball League session in Hampton, Virginia. Tatum is believed to be one of the best players in the 2016 class. The class rankings for 2016 have not been evaluated and released, so I can’t give you an exact number of where he would rank just yet.
For those of you who remember Billy Gillispie’s days in Lexington, you may remember he offered a high school freshman from California a scholarship. For John Calipari to do this, Tatum has to have some serious upside. Tatum already has a ton of offers from high major schools like Kansas, Florida, Memphis, Missouri, Marquette, and I...
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Rick Pitnio and John Calipari eating dinner at the same restaurant in Lexington and posing for pictures together probably isn’t something you expected to see or hear about tonight, but it happened.
Matt Jones of KentuckySportsRadio.com shared this picture on Monday night. Apparently Pitino and Calipari’s mutual friend who recently passed away once worked at the restaurant in Lexington.
Even though these kids haven’t finished their freshman year of high school yet, the 2016 class is really getting some attention. The buzz started when John Calipari offered 2016 forward Jayson Tatum of St. Louis. I’ve always heard John Calipari does not like to extend offers to players so young. In the past week, he offered Tatum, and now he’s given yet another offer to a 2016...
The Kentucky Wildcats should have Nov. 17 circled on their calendars. That's the date they get a rematch against the one and only Robert Morris.
“It’s once again an elite schedule, that’s the standard here.” John Calipari says on his Twitter account after the University of Kentucky released it’s 2013-14 Non-Conference schedule. The ‘Cats will need the skills of all 8 McDonald’s All-Americans on next year’s roster to get through some very tough early games. The first big match on the schedule is against Michigan...