Former University of Florida forward Eloy Vargas will play basketball at Kentucky

Eloy Vargas

I’m late getting this news out because I’ve been on the road but here it is nevertheless. Former University of forward is headed to the University of Kentucky.  The 6-foot-11 Vargas visited this weekend and will have two years of eligibility remaining to play for the Wildcats. He will be eligible next season and was also considering Seattle, and North Carolina.  “He’s a highly, highly skilled 6-foot-11 guy,” said Kenny Gillion, Vargas’ former AAU coach. “A lot of schools rolled off of his because of his production at Florida. But a lot of people forget he was hurt during that time. He’s dominated every since he came here from the Dominican.”

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