Impact Academy senior guard Jalen Crawford signed his letter of intent to Bradley on Friday and became newly-named coach Gene Ford's first Braves' recruit. Crawford, a 6-2 combo guard, averaged 20 points, seven rebounds and six assistant this past season at Impact Academy, a prep school in Las Vegas. He previously played at Oak Park High School in Michigan. “Jalen will be a great addition to the Bradley Family,” Ford said in a statement.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter's Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.
On This Day In UK Basketball History
- On December 10, 1951, Bob Burrow collected 34 rebounds against Temple for the most rebounds ever in a single game by a Kentucky player.
- On December 10, 1977, as top-ranked UK is defeating Kansas on “Adolph Rupp Night” in Allen Field House on Naismith Drive in Lawrence, Kansas, Rupp dies. Thousands would participate in the funeral procession in Lexington.
- On December 10, 2011, Indiana's Christian Watford hits a 3-pointer at the buzzer in Assembly Hall to stun No. 1 Kentucky. It's only the second time Indiana had beaten a top-ranked team at Assembly Hall.