College basketball’s recruiting season isn’t over yet, but with Kentucky having missed out on Stanley Johnson, the Wildcats may well be done adding to their 2014 class. Next year’s group of freshmen certainly isn’t in the same historic league as the current UK first-years, but there’s still a lot to like about the group John Calipari has put together so far.
One feature of the class that does echo this season’s freshmen is that it features a lot of length. 7’1” center Karl Towns Jr. isn’t even the best of the future NBA big men among Kentucky’s four commits.
Read on for more, both positive and negative, on the Wildcats’ freshman class of 2014 as it stands right now.