Kentucky recruits nominated for McDonald’s All-American Game

Mcdonalds All American LogoThe men’s and women’s basketball programs are well represented in the newly released nominations for the McDonald’s Game, but one of the Cats’ biggest signees will not be at this year’s event.

Men’s signees and both made the list of preliminary nominations, which includes hundreds of high school seniors. Briscoe is likely to make the final roster, and Matthews, a Chicago native, is making a case to play in his hometown showcase with his recent performances on the court.

As expected, five-star signee was not among the players nominated. Labissiere is playing his senior season with Reach Your Dream Prep (Tenn.) after a transfer flap last summer.

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