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Top247 2017 Final Rankings
Both Jarred Vanderbilt and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander made big jumps in the final Top247 rankings.
Jarred Vanderbilt jumped 9 total spots to #8 overall becoming the highest rated Cat so far. (Mohamed Bamba sits at #2 and remains uncommitted at this time)
Hamidou Diallo who came on campus last season is now ranked #10. And will join the Cats in the upcoming season.
PJ Washington comes in at #18.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, who was the MVP and the three-point contest winner at the Derby Classic, jumped a massive 23 spots making him a 5-star player and is rated #19.
Nick Richards checked in at #14.
Quade Green sits at #30.
Late commit, Jemarl Baker,was #83.
6 top 30 and 5 5-stars ain’t too shabby for this group of Cats. It could go through the roof with a late commit from Bamba. Stay tuned…
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Jemarl Baker can’t miss vs. Chino Hills, drops 30 points
Jemarl Baker was on fire from the outside vs. Lonzo Ball and Chino Hills at the Corona Centennial’s BattleZone on December 2, 2015. Baker finished with 30 points, while hitting 80% from the 3 point line.
Kentucky signee Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
Kentucky beat out Florida, Syracuse, Texas and UNLV to land 4 star Shai Gilgeous Alexander.
Here’s how ESPN breaks down his ranking.
Evan Daniels of Scout.com caught up with Shai recently at the Nike Hoops Summit to talk about the Cats.
Check him out doing work.
Kevin Knox (Kentucky, Duke, North Carolina, Florida State) and center Mohamed Bamba (Kentucky, Duke, Texas, Michigan) sat down and answered the tough questions with Jason Jordan of USA Today High School Sports.
Which one said Coach Cal has a dad gut?