At Kentucky, the journey towards the top never stops. John Calipari was in Mississippi yesterday, visiting 2014 SG Devin Booker (Moss Point, MS). Booker received a scholarship offer yesterday. Booker received an offer right on time; as of yesterday recruiting is now in a “dead” period, where coaches are not able to contact recruits until the end of May. In-home and off-campus visits are prohibited until September. Booker, a is also receiving scholarship offers from Florida, Duke, Missouri, Michigan, and Michigan St.
Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops has made his way to New York for tonight’s NFL Draft to watch some of his former players at Florida State. In this year’s draft, four Florida St. players are expected to be drafted, the most of any school this year. Sound familiar? Larry Warford and Matt Smith are the only two former Cats representing this year. Although they aren’t expected to be drafted, a chance still remains for it to happen or for them to be signed as free agents.