The commitments keep coming for Kentucky coach Mark Stoops. The latest is three-star defensive end Alex King, one of the Wildcats’ top targets
The 6-foot-3, 225-pounder from Mason, Ohio, announced his decision on Twitter Saturday morning. He’s rated as the No. 20 player in the state and the No. 26 defensive end in the country, according to 247Sports.com’s composite rankings.
— Alex King (@Alex_king81) April 2, 2016
King has received 14 scholarship offers and chose UK over SEC East rival Tennessee. His addition gives Kentucky 11 total commitments for what is shaping up to be a very impressive Class of 2017.
According to the 247Sports’ team rankings, Kentucky moved ahead of Alabama and now has the No. 1 class in the SEC, and the No. 6 class nationally.