Kentucky lands commitment in Class of 2017

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Kentucky landed their fifth commitment in the Class of 2017 as 6-foot-7 wing Jarred Vanderbilt pledged to the Wildcats.

Vanderbilt picked Kentucky over Oregon, TCU and North Carolina. He’s a consensus top 25 prospect and five-star recruit.

Vanderbilt if the fifth member of Kentucky’s recruiting class and the fourth five-star prospect, joining Nick Richards, Quade Green, P.J. Washington and Shai Alexander.