Kentucky Basketball Recruiting

University of Kentucky’s new men’s basketball coach Mark Pope applauds as Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart introduces him to the thousands of fans in Rupp Arena for his press conference on Sunday, April 14, 2024.

Kentucky still 'a piece or two away' from top tier in way-too-early SEC rankings

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2025 top-20 prospect looking to visit Kentucky in June

Another uncommitted 2024 prospect visiting Kentucky with hopes of adding to class

Kentucky taking the next step with critical potential roster piece as visit is set up

Ansley Almonor is shown during Fairleigh Dickinson University basketball practice, in Teaneck,

Ansley Almonor adds shooting to Kentucky, yes -- but also a 'fearless' competitiveness

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Fairleigh Dickinson Knights guard Joe Munden Jr. (1) and forward Ansley Almonor

Ansley Almonor a key pickup in Mark Pope's plan to shoot 35 threes a game

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Mar 19, 2023; Columbus, OH, USA; Fairleigh Dickinson Knights forward Ansley Almonor (5) reacts to a

Kentucky lands another sharpshooting transfer with the commitment of Ansley Almonor

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Former Kentucky basketball player and new head coach Mark Pope

Mark Pope waiting for NBA Combine decisions to round out Kentucky’s roster

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University of Kentucky’s new men’s basketball coach Mark Pope speaks about the future of Kentucky

Mark Pope details Kentucky's plan for final three scholarship spots

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Mar 19, 2023; Columbus, OH, USA; Fairleigh Dickinson Knights forward Ansley Almonor (5) reacts to a

Intriguing wing transfer set to visit Kentucky this week

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University of Kentucky’s new men’s basketball coach Mark Pope applauds as Athletic Director Mitch

Mark Pope 'couldn't be more excited' about Kentucky roster that 'fits brilliantly'

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Harlan County Black Bears guard Trent Noah (2) rises for a shot as Campbell County Camels forward

Trent Noah adds 'physicality' and 'elite' shooting ability to Kentucky

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Harlan County's Trent Noah (2) drove to the basket in overtime as the Harlan County Black Bears

Local 4-star product flips commitment from South Carolina to Kentucky

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North Florida Ospreys guard Chaz Lanier (2)

Mark Pope’s latest transfer portal target is the perfect centerpiece for Kentucky

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Nov 29, 2023; Iowa City, Iowa, USA; North Florida Ospreys guard Chaz Lanier (2) goes to the basket

Kentucky 'looking like' team to beat for top-10 transfer guard and explosive scorer

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Harlan County's Trent Noah (2) signals three after his 3-point goal as Warren Central's Kade Unseld

Local 2024 4-star wing opens recruitment looking for 'opportunities closer to home'

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Nov 29, 2023; Iowa City, Iowa, USA; North Florida Ospreys guard Chaz Lanier (2) controls the ball as

3 transfers Kentucky should target for go-to scorers

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Oklahoma State v Brigham Young

Mark Pope excited about new addition to Kentucky who 'crushed' him last year

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Jan 9, 2024; Morgantown, West Virginia, USA; West Virginia Mountaineers guard Kerr Kriisa (3)

This new addition to Kentucky will have 'massive impact' on and off the court

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Wake Forest v Pittsburgh

Top 5 important commits for Kentucky basketball this spring

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Shriners Children's Charleston Classic - Day Two

Mark Pope says Koby Brea will be the 'key' to Kentucky next season

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Feb 2, 2023; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Drexel Dragons forward Amari Williams (22) shoots over

Mark Pope made late-night trip to Amari Williams in order to keep him committed to Kentucky

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Feb 24, 2024; Ames, Iowa, USA; West Virginia Mountaineers guard Kerr Kriisa (3) celebrates after a

Kentucky has its point guard as West Virginia transfer Kerr Kriisa commits to the Cats

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Mar 23, 2024; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Dayton Flyers guard Koby Brea (4) shoots against Arizona

Kentucky makes another big splash by landing top three-point shooter in nation

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Mar 6, 2024; Coral Gables, Florida, USA; Miami Hurricanes guard Wooga Poplar (5) celebrates after

Versatile wing transfer who Kentucky fans know well will 'probably visit' Lexington

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Jan 6, 2024; Stillwater, Okla, USA; Oklahoma State Cowboys center Brandon Garrison (23) slam dunks

Brandon Garrison, one of the top transfer forwards, ends recruitment and picks Kentucky

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Jan 30, 2024; Dayton, Ohio, USA;  Dayton Flyers guard Koby Brea (4) against George Washington guard

Analyst thinks Kentucky earns commitment from key target 'before he leaves Lexington'

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Mar 8, 2024; Dayton, Ohio, USA;  Dayton Flyers guard Koby Brea (4) shoots the ball against Virginia

Kentucky reportedly in 'driver's seat' for best shooter in country

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