Jacques-Louis — a 6-foot-1, 175-pound prospect from Fort Myers, Fla. — backed out of his commitment to Tennessee after the recent firing of head coach Butch Jones. Before he was committed to the Vols, Jacques-Louis was committed to UK.
Ohio State extended a scholarship offer to Jacques-Louis on Wednesday, but Wiltfong’s prediction was made after that offer became public. The Cats are now the favorites on Jacques-Louis’ Crystal Ball page.
Michigan and Michigan State have also both extended scholarship offers to Jacques-Louis and hosted him for official visits this fall. 247Sports ranks him as the No. 82 wide receiver nationally in the class of 2018.
Kentucky already has commitments from class of 2018 wide receivers Marvin Alexander, Meechi Harris and Akeem Hayes, as well as tight ends Brenden Bates and Keaton Upshaw.