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Jamal Murray Commits To Kentucky

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Jamal Murray, a highly rated 6'5 guard out of Orangeville Prep at the Athlete Institute in Canada, has announced his commitment to the University of Kentucky. Murray also strongly considered joining the Oregon Ducks. Watch Murray throw down a fast break dunk by clicking here.

ANALYSIS:

Murray, rated 5 stars by Rivals and 4 stars by ESPN, also held offers from Ohio State, Michigan, Michigan State, Indiana, Maryland, Illinois, Missouri, Wake Forest, Virginia, UConn, Florida State and NC State. Murray is expected to reclassify from 2016 to join Kentucky this year as part of the 2015 recruiting class. If so, Murray will join these four recruits already pledged to John Calipari's squad for next season: top ranked center Skal Labissiere, top ranked point guard Isaiah Briscoe, 4 star shooting guard Charles Matthews, and junior college transfer shooting guard Mychal Mulder.