No. 1 prospect in class of 2022, Shaedon Sharpe picks Kentucky

Published: Sep. 7, 2021 at 7:02 PM EDT
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(WYMT) - The No. 1 player in the class of 2022, has committed to Kentucky. Guard Shaedon Sharpe chose the Wildcats over the NBA G League, Kansas, Arizona, and Oklahoma State.

Sharpe is the first No. 1 overall prospect to commit to the Wildcats since Nerlens Noel. He joins Noel and Anthony Davis as the three No. 1 overall prospects to play for the Wildcats under John Calipari.

The 6-foot-5, 185-pound senior guard is currently ranked No. 1 overall by On3, Rivals, ESPN and HoopSeen, and No. 4 by 247 Sports.

Sharpe averaged 22.6 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.7 assists this summer.

John Calipari and his staff have already locked in a commitment in the class of 2022 cycle from point guard Skyy Clark.

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