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Rocking Kentucky blue. Five-star forward E.J. Montgomery commits to Kentucky

Rocking Kentucky blue. Five-star forward E.J. Montgomery commits to Kentucky
Published On: Mon, Apr 09
Dec 22, 2014; South Bend, IN, USA; Northern Illinois Huskies head coach Mark Montgomery signals to his players in the first half against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at the Purcell Pavilion. Mandatory Credit: Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports

Five-star forward E.J. Montgomery gave his verbal commitment Monday to the University of Kentucky mens basketball team.

Montgomery picked the Wildcats over Duke, North Carolina and a slew of teams that were interested in the services of the 6-foot-11 prospect from Marietta, Ga.

24/7 Sports announced the news Monday morning and Montgomery confirmed it with an Instagram post declaring he is rocking Kentucky blue.

Just the coaches and their track record with their players, he told 247 Sports when pressed about picking the Wildcats. I can go get developed and be the best that I can be.

Montgomery joins a recruiting class that features five-star recruits Immanuel Quickley and Keldon Johnson, along with Tyler Herro. He was one of three uncommitted players at this years McDonalds All-American Game.

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