5-star ahead Johnny Juzang, who was one of many high prospects within the 2020 class, introduced Wednesday that he is reclassifying to 2019 and plans to attend faculty within the fall, including on Instagram, “My faculty choice will likely be made within the subsequent few weeks.”
The transfer makes Juzang one of many high prospects remaining for groups seeking to enhance their rosters heading into the 2019-20 season. In accordance with 247Sports, Juzang visited Virginia within the fall and he met with Kentucky coach John Calipari final week.
According to ESPN.com, Juzang has already obtained a suggestion from Kentucky and he’ll go to its campus subsequent week.
He additionally held an in-home go to with Villanova final week and has proven curiosity in Kansas, UCLA and USC.
If Juzang does go to Kentucky, he would make a right away influence because the Wildcats misplaced Tyler Herro and Keldon Johnson to the NBA Draft and Jemarl Baker transferred.
In accordance with 247Sports’ Composite Rankings, Juzang is at present ranked No. 21 total within the 2020 class and No. 6 at his place of small ahead. He will likely be included within the subsequent 2019 rankings replace from 247Sports activities.
A 6-foot-6 swingman out of Harvard-Westlake (Calif.) College, Juzang averaged 23 factors, 8.5 rebounds and three.four assists per sport whereas capturing 47 % from the sector and 31 % from 3-point vary throughout his junior season.