UK targets impress during first day of Peach Jam

07/06/2016 11:29 PM

The first day of the 2016 Peach Jam is in the books and many UK recruits didn’t disappoint. John Calipari, and assistants Kenny Payne and Tony Barbee were in attendance. Here’s how the 14 players with UK offers performed…
-Trae Young (Mokan Elite): 26 points (9-18 FG), 7 assists, 5 rebounds
-Tremont Waters (Expressions Elite): 16 points (6-14 FG), 7 assists, 7 rebounds
-Quade Green (PSA Cardinals): 15 points (3-10 FG), 7 assists
-Hamidou Diallo (The Rens): 23 points (8-14 FG), 2 assists
-Gary Trent Jr. (Howard Pulley): 22 points (9-23 FG), 13 rebounds
-John Petty (Team Penny): 9 points (2-5 FG), 9 rebounds
-Lonnie Walker (Team Final): 11 points (5-13 FG), 3 assists, 3 rebounds
-Kevin Knox (E1T1): 28 points (8-16 FG), 13 rebounds
-PJ Washington (Team Penny): 15 points (6-15 FG), 6 rebounds
-Jarred Vanderbilt (Houston Hoops): DNP
-DeAndre Ayton (California Supreme): 23 points, 10 rebounds, 4 blocks
-Mohamed Bamba (PSA Cardinals): 21 points (9-12 FG), 14 rebounds in
-Wendell Carter (Team CP3): DNP
-Nick Richards (Expressions Elite): 16 points (8-8 FG), 17 rebounds, 4 blocks

The Peach Jam schedule, as well as individual and team stats, can be found at

Clayton Abernathy

Clayton is a Producer for Spectrum News. He graduated with a Journalism degree from the University of Kentucky and he lives and breathes UK Basketball, making him the perfect fit to produce KSTV. That’s Kentucky’s only nightly half-hour show dedicated solely to UK sports. You can watch it weeknights at 7:30 and 11 on Spectrum News. Follow Clayton on twitter @ClaySTV1 to stay updated on the latest UK Basketball and recruiting news or to follow his amateur competitive eating endeavors. He once ate thirteen cheese Coney hot dogs in one sitting…on his lunch break.


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