Cats Pick Up Wide Receiver Commitment

07/27/2012 09:47 AM

Joker Phillips and his staff picked up their eleventh commitment for 2013 this morning when Greensboro, Alabama wide receiver Jevontey Smith picked Kentucky, according to Steve Jones of CatsIllustrated.com. The 6’1” wideout is rated as a two-star prospect by Scout.com and had an offer from only Middle Tennessee State, though Auburn, Tennessee, Illinois and Princeton were showing interest. As a junior, Smith had 18 receptions for 248 yards and four touchdowns. He also carried 14 times for 116 yards.

Thomas Beisner

TJ is an Anchor for Spectrum News. You can catch his work on KSTV, the only nightly show in the state focusing on UK Sports. When it comes to UK Basketball, TJ covers recruiting, the NCAA tournament and everything in between. During March TJ probably sees the players more than he sees his family but he’s able to provide Spectrum News viewers the unique insight that only a lifelong fan can give. He’s also taken on several special programs including “Wildcat Forever: The John Stewart Story.” KSTV airs weeknights at 7:30 and 11pm on Spectrum News or watch it anytime with Spectrum On Demand. You can also catch podcasts of the show as well as bonus podcasts, just find KSTV on Itunes. For the latest on everything going on with UK Athletics, recruiting or if you just need some hilarious parenting anecdotes follow TJ on Twitter @tjbeisner.

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