Jahlil Okafor took an official visit to UK for the school’s Alumni Game in August.
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UK recruits Jahlil Okafor and Harry Giles are the top two prospects in all of high school basketball, according to Scout.com.
The recruiting service unveiled its “Ultimate 100” list Monday, which ranks the best high school basketball players regardless of class.
Okafor — the No. 1 overall prospect in the Class of 2014 — came in at No. 1. Giles — 2016’s top player — was No. 2 on the list. They were followed by 2014 stars Myles Turner, Emmanuel Mudiay and Tyus Jones.
Giles still has three years of high school remaining, but he’s already thinking about his recruitment. The 6-foot-10 post player took an unofficial visit to UK earlier this month for Big Blue Madness. The North Carolina native also has early offers from Duke and UNC.
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