Will John Calipari land a top-10 prospect in 2017 and other Class of 2017 questions

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ESPN’s recruiting database started in 2007. Every year since then, John Calipari has landed a commitment from at least one top-10 prospect. In fact, there’s been only one season where he didn’t land at least one top-five prospect. At Memphis, there was Derrick Rose (No. 5) and Tyreke Evans (No. 3) in back-to-back years.

And at Kentucky, it’s only increased:

  • 2009: DeMarcus Cousins (No. 4), John Wall (No. 5)