Nolan Hickman decommits from Kentucky

Fourth-ranked point guard Nolan Hickman has decommitted from the University of Kentucky

Can Nolan Hickman carry the load as Kentucky basketball’s primary point guard?

Nolan Hickman’s No. 31 ranking in the 247Sports Composite offers both hope and reason to worry…

2021 four-star point guard Nolan Hickman committed to John Calipari and Kentucky Saturday afternoon.  The 6′2′’ guard from Wasatch Academy in Mount Pleasant, Utah is Kentucky’s first commit in its 2021 class.  He commits to the Wildcats over Oklahoma, Arizona and Kansas.

According to 247Sports, Hickman is the No. 51 ranked player in the country and the top player in Utah. He is also considered a Top 10 point guard in the country.  Hickman averaged 17.3 points, 3.4 assists and 1.8 steals per game while shooting 38 percent from behind the three-point line his junior season.