Point guard Eric Bledsoe out of Parker High School in Birmingham, Alabama is headed to Kentucky. The commitment gives coach John Calipari a recruting class of five that could be rated number one in the country.
Bledsoe made the announcement this morning at his high school picking UK over Memphis. rivals.com rates him the number 23 player in the country. Scout.com rates him the 37th player in the nation.
Last season Bledsoe averaged 20.3 points, 11.5 assists and 9.4 rebounds per game.
He wil join a Kentucky recruting class that includes Daniel Orton, DeMarcus Cousins, Jon Hood and Darnell Dodson.