Kentucky

Commitment Status:Solid Verbal

James Young

Rivals Rating5 stars

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  • Ht:6'6"
  • Wt:200 lbs
  • Shooting:Good
  • Rebounding:Developing
  • Handle:Good
  • Passing:Good
  • Strength:Developing
  • Class:2013 (High School)
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College Choices

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KentuckyCOMMITTED (10/11/2012)OfferedNone
ArizonaNoneOfferedNone
KansasNoneOfferedNone
LouisvilleNoneOfferedNone
Michigan St.NoneOfferedNone
SyracuseNoneOfferedNone

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Starting five: Talent rises, Maryland scores04/07/2014 Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting

Several five-stars reached the national title game, including UK's Julius Randle. Eric Bossi looks at the talent in Arlington.

Calipari expects Harrisons, Young on campus soon06/24/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Harrison hopes to elevate Cats' point guard play06/17/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Calipari wants 2013-14 Cats to shoot for perfection05/15/2013CatsIllustrated.com
UK class still ranked No. 1 without Wiggins05/15/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Louisville, UNC highlight nonconference schedule05/01/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Going Deep on MSU basketball recruiting05/01/2013SpartanMag.com
Cauley-Stein, Poythress look to lead in 2013-1404/22/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Calipari has Kentucky poised for another title run04/19/2013Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UK on top, although Kansas lands Wiggins04/17/2013Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Final 2013 Rivals150 loaded with UK players04/15/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Kentucky Mr. Basketball Hawkins picks Wildcats04/10/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Focused Young hopes to give Cats scoring boost04/04/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Cats-to-be give a glimpse of the future04/04/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Scouting future Cats at McDonald's game04/04/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Future Cats expect heated practices next season04/03/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Six Kentucky commits enjoying Chicago04/01/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Breaking down the West at Mickey D's04/01/2013Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Cauley-Stein, Wiltjer returning; Goodwin NBA-bound04/01/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Kentucky basketball roster taking shape04/01/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Cats expect return to prominence next season03/21/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Analyzing the Randle Commitment03/20/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Forward Julius Randle commits to Kentucky03/20/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Calipari checks in on North Carolina's finest03/11/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Quick Hitters: Lyles to visit again03/08/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Young visiting again, Randle in news again03/06/2013CatsIllustrated.com
UK sets record with five McDonald's picks02/14/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Projecting the McDonald's Rosters02/13/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Top prospects getting closer to decisions02/12/2013CatsIllustrated.com
2013 Jordan Brand Classic Team Announced02/12/2013NYCHoops.net
Can the 2013 class keep up with the curve?02/04/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Notes: Lyle elminates Cats; Lee posts big numbers01/30/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Johnson is newest member of 2013 class01/05/2013CatsIllustrated.com
Kentucky adds three perimeter signees11/15/2012CatsIllustrated.com
UK announces five-man fall class11/15/2012CatsIllustrated.com
SEC is luring talent better than most11/14/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Previewing the fall signing period11/13/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Mailbag: Could Wiggins play in the pros?10/27/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UK stays on top, Mizzou makes move10/25/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Another day, another five-star headed to Kentucky10/17/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Five-star Lyle drawn to playing with top talent10/16/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Madness: First practices bring out star prospects10/12/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Big Blue Madness Visitors Preview10/12/2012CatsIllustrated.com
What new commit James Young brings to Kentucky10/11/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Young gives Kentucky another top-10 talent10/11/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Young gives UK third five-star commitment in a week10/11/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Kentucky Staying Young With James10/11/2012TheRecruitScoop.com
Chat with us prior to James Young's school announcement10/11/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Nova Nation Has Hart10/10/2012TheRecruitScoop.com
Thursday announcement for five-star wing10/10/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Izzo likes J3's mismatch skills10/05/2012SpartanMag.com
Calipari keeps rolling as Harrison twins pick UK10/04/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Recruiting Report: Harrisons to decide on Thursday10/02/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Young cuts list to four10/02/2012JayhawkSlant.com
Whispers: Big weekend for Washington09/28/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Self left lasting impression on Five-Star Young09/20/2012JayhawkSlant.com
Young, Calipari talk success and the future09/13/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Analysis: Fall hoops recruiting off to good start09/12/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Mailbag: Mudiay makes move09/06/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Kentucky absent from new team rankings08/31/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tuesday Recruiting Blitz: 8/2808/28/2012TheRecruitScoop.com
UK target atop new Rivals150 rankings for 201308/28/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Breaking down R150: Depth over stars08/28/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Wiggins easily takes home summer MVP08/01/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Randle can go solo or blend with talented teammates07/24/2012CatsIllustrated.com
VT Making Run At Rising PG07/21/2012HokieHaven.com
Young says decision could be in spring07/20/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Big-time athlete now considering Indiana07/20/2012Peegs.com
Young's options remain open but one school leads07/11/2012GOAZCATS.com
LeBron Skills Academy: More evals07/10/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Wiggins making a strong case07/09/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Young, now with an offer, still high on UK07/08/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Willis falls, other UK targets at top in new rankings07/03/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Harrison's eruption tops spring performances06/25/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Izzo Shootout: Chicago's White takes a look06/23/2012SpartanMag.com
Young has UK offer, his coach says06/17/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Top talents prepare for Team USA training camp06/14/2012GOAZCATS.com
2013 Romulus Duo Excelling on the Court06/01/2012TheRecruitScoop.com
Young's recruitment picking up steam05/09/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Huskers eyeing rising 2013 Michigan guard Matthews05/08/2012HuskerOnline.com
What we learned: Hensley Memorial Run-N-Slam05/07/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bates-Diop impresses at Run-N-Slam05/06/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Parker and Young shine at Run-N-Slam05/05/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Lyle starts hot at Spiece Run-n-Slam05/04/2012SpartanMag.com
Video: No. 9 PF James Young 201305/01/2012CatsIllustrated.com
EYBL Hampton: Saturday's stars04/29/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Young still favoring Cats; Calipari watches04/29/2012CatsIllustrated.com
EYBL Hampton: All-star matchup04/28/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
EYBL Hampton: Top story lines04/27/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bossi's mailbag: Crean continues rolling04/26/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Five-star Young high on Kentucky04/22/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Video Highlights: Young vs. Morris at Motown Showdown04/19/2012SpartanMag.com
EYBL Session 1 - Gopher Prospect Preview04/19/2012GopherIllustrated.com
Loss provides teaching points for Young, teammates12/30/2011SpartanMag.com
Season tips off with massive visit lists10/14/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Peach Jam 16-U standouts07/14/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Nike Elite 100 perimeter prospects breakdown06/13/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting