Basketball recruit Bacot down to five schools

 Posted by at 6:40 PM on July 28, 2018  Comments Off on Basketball recruit Bacot down to five schools
Jul 282018
 

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Five-star post player Armando Bacot announced his final five schools Saturday afternoon, but Kentucky did not make the list.

Bacot — a 6-foot-10 prospect from Richmond, Va. — is down to Duke, Georgia, North Carolina, Oklahoma State and hometown school Virginia Commonwealth. UNC holds 100 percent of the predictions on his Crystal Ball page.

UK’s recruiting contact with Bacot had been sporadic over the past year, though he did tell Rivals.com earlier in the week that he had been in touch with Wildcats assistant coach Joel Justus recently. UK, however, never extended a scholarship offer.

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UK assistant coach will see five-star Bacot on Tuesday

 Posted by at 10:39 PM on September 25, 2017  Comments Off on UK assistant coach will see five-star Bacot on Tuesday
Sep 252017
 

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UK assistant coach Joel Justus is expected to visit with five-star power forward Armando Bacot on Tuesday morning, the Herald-Leader has learned.

It was originally reported that a UK coach would be in Richmond, Va., to see Bacot on Monday, but the visit is actually happening Tuesday, a day after Justus saw class of 2020 prospect Isaiah Todd, who is also from Richmond.

Bacot — a 6-foot-10 recruit — is ranked by Rivals.com as the No. 13 overall prospect in the 2019 class, and Duke, UNC and Kansas are among the schools that have already extended scholarship offers.

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