Kentucky

Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Jon Hood

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KentuckyCOMMITTED (05/07/2008)Offered10/10/2008Billy Gillispie
GeorgiaNoneOfferedNone
MississippiNoneOfferedNone
TennesseeNoneOfferedNoneSteve Forbes

Scouting Report on Jon Hood

by Jerry Meyer - 09/05/2007
Versatility is Hood's greatest attribute. Lanky and athletic, he has the all around skill base to effectively play every perimeter position. Very good at making plays off the bounc, Hood mainly needs to gain strength to improve his game.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for Rivals.com. He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

Latest News

Photo Gallery: UK-Transy Basketball (exh)11/05/2012 CatsIllustrated.com

See photos from Kentucky's final exhibition game against Lexington's Transylvania University at Rupp Arena

Early draft departures: Winners and losers06/18/2009Rivals.com College Basketball
Wall makes the call05/19/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hood, Orton help lead Gold to DFC victory04/12/2009CatsIllustrated.com
PHOTO GALLERY: Derby Festival Classic04/11/2009CatsIllustrated.com
PHOTO GALLERY: DFC Practice04/09/2009CatsIllustrated.com
Coaching moves affect several recruiting classes04/03/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Recruiting process a priority04/01/2009CatsIllustrated.com
Hood excited about Calipari news03/31/2009CatsIllustrated.com
Hood keeping close eye on coaching situation03/27/2009CatsIllustrated.com
Meyer's midweek report03/26/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Derby Festival Classic rosters announced03/09/2009CardinalSports.com
DFC rosters include all 3 UK signees03/09/2009CatsIllustrated.com
KoTB Wrapup12/23/2008CatsIllustrated.com
King of The Bluegrass: Saturday Recap12/21/2008CatsIllustrated.com
King of The Bluegrass: Hood pours in 3612/20/2008CatsIllustrated.com
King of The Bluegrass: Thursday Roundup12/18/2008CatsIllustrated.com
Meyer's midweek report12/18/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hoopfest: Saturday12/07/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Busy weekend of hoops12/05/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's Midweek Report12/03/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Florida in familiar spot atop SEC12/01/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
VIDEO: Getting to know UK signee Jon Hood11/12/2008CatsIllustrated.com
Fastbreak Friday: The madness begins10/10/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Handicapping the Vegas week07/21/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Battle at the Bluff: day one07/14/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Takes 5ive Classic draws talent, coaches07/08/2008CatsIllustrated.com
Adidas It Takes 5ive Classic: Day 207/07/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
adidas It Takes 5IVE Classic07/07/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NBA Players Camp: Session five06/20/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NBA Players Camp: Session four06/20/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UK verbal Hood talks about NBA camp06/19/2008CatsIllustrated.com
TCP Video: Kentucky All-Stars Scrimmage06/11/2008CatsIllustrated.com
TOC: Saturday05/25/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
TOC: Friday05/24/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tirey: Top talent showcased at Prather05/10/2008CatsIllustrated.com
Video: Jon Hood first look05/08/2008Rivals.com
Hood a Cat05/07/2008CatsIllustrated.com
Hood makes it official05/07/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Cats making strides with Hood05/02/2008CatsIllustrated.com
Real Deal: Champions crowned on Sunday04/20/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Real Deal: Texas players show off on Saturday04/19/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Shooting for attention: Examining the 2009 SGs04/08/2008Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
More attention can't slow Hood down02/10/2008CatsIllustrated.com
KU calling on Hood02/05/2008JayhawkSlant.com
Vols Targeting Elite '09 Shooter01/07/2008VolQuest.com
Coaches watching Hood12/10/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hood: Weekend visit to UK 'amazing'10/14/2007CatsIllustrated.com
Fastbreak Friday: Taking in the madness10/12/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hood getting around10/11/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Relationship heating up for Hood, Cats10/10/2007CatsIllustrated.com
Fastbreak Friday: On the move09/21/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UK interest heating up for Madisonville guard09/18/2007CatsIllustrated.com
More offers for Hood09/18/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Fastbreak Friday: Huge weekend for visits09/07/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hood fielding calls09/05/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hood enjoying life after July08/06/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas underclassmen eye catchers07/30/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Wednesday in Vegas07/26/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas: Day Two07/24/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting