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Wiggins set to visit UK, Stoops lands another big time recruit

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A big recruiting day for Kentucky in both basketball and football.

Scout.com is reporting that Huntington Preps Andrew Wiggins, the nation's number one recruit, will visit UK on February 27.

The 6'8" small forward has already visited Florida State and he's scheduled three more trips.

His confirmed to visit Kentucky on February 27 is when the Cats take on Mississippi State and then he's tentatively set to go to Kansas on March 4 and North Carolina on March 9.

In football, another huge get for head coach Mark Stoops. Rivals reports UK has picked up a commitment from 6'3", 220 lbs linebacker Denzel Ware from Crestview, Florida.

Ware is a former Florida State commitment who chose the Cats over the Noles, Alabama, Clemson, Florida, Georgia Tech, Louisana- Lafayette, Ohio State, Texas and USC.

He's listed by some as the third best outside linebacker prospect in the country, although rivals says he'll play defensive end at UK.


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