Kentucky’s newest crop of five-star talent arrived on campus last week, and freshman Malik Monk is already turning heads.
The 6-foot-4, 187-pound Monk showed off his extreme athleticism during John Calipari’s overnight basketball camp, taking flight and dunking over a competitor:
— Gabe Hamilton (@GabeHamilton38) June 14, 2016
The Bentonville, Ark., native was ranked as the nation’s No. 2 combo guard and the country’s No. 11 overall player, according to 247Sports’ composite rankings. He is one of five five-star recruits joining the Wildcats this season, and is accompanied by point guard De’Aaron Fox and power forwards Bam Adebayo, Wenyen Gabriel and Sacha Killeya-Jones.
If that monster dunk wasn’t enough to get you excited for Monk to take the court at Rupp Arena, take this video on for size:
That should do it.