Friday was a big day for the Kentucky Wildcats when it came to their 2019 recruiting class.
After landing a commitment from Jay Ward, a 3-star defensive back out of Georgia, the Wildcats dipped into the JUCO ranks to land another commit.
As you can see below, JUCO DL Taures Payne announced he would be heading to Lexington in 2019:
— Taures Payne (@4PFPAYNE) June 23, 2018
Payne has not been rated by the major recruiting services yet. He is currently playing for Northwest Mississippi Community College.
Payne’s commitment gives Kentucky 10 players in its 2019 class, which currently ranks No. 11 in the SEC and No. 46 nationally, per 247Sports.
Check out some of Payne’s highlights below, courtesy of Hudl: