Web Wednesday – 6/4/08
Posted by ibleedblue040 on June 4, 2008
Recruiting Trail/Rumor Mill
- As is being reported by many people on the internet, it appears as though Matthew Pilgrim will become the next Kentucky Wildcat. Hoopsreport.com broke a story that Pilgrim was scene in Lexington, KY and scene checking into the Wildcat Lodge, the dorm in which all of the UK basketball players stay. If the report is true, Pilgrim would be required to sit out a full basketball season (2008-2009) and would then join the team for the 2009-2010 season. Pilgrim will be able to practice with the team during his ‘year off’ so going up againts guys like Patrick Patterson on a daily basis would no doubt help improve his skills.
- The other recruiting rumor flying across the web is that Vinny Zollo will be transfering to Clark County High School in Kentucky. In an interview with WKYT, Zollo says that if he does “Move to Kentucky that’s where it’s gonna be (Clark County)”. Zollo still has three high school years left until he plays for the Cats but being in Winchester, KY means he
- Another player that UK might or might not have signed is former Nebraska signee Roburt Sallie. Sallie got out of his commitment to Nebraska because he would have been ineligable in the Big 12 and has planed visits to UK, Maryland, Memphis, and Cincinnati.
- On a slightly different note, Jared Carter and Ramon Harris played another game in their Mali Tour. Jared finished with 9 points and 5 rebounds while Ramon had 11 points and 8 rebounds, leading the team in both categories. If you follow the previous link you can view the team blog that has constant updates.
Here are a couple Roburt Sallie videos: