Kentucky Wildcats hope to land five-star Cheick Diallo

The Kentucky Wildcats and head coach John Calipari are looking to make one final push to land one of the top high school basketball players in the nation.

According to reports, Calipari is set to meet with five-star recruit Cheick Diallo this evening.

Assistant coach Kenny Payne will also be on the trip.

Diallo is a 6-foot-9, 218-pound power forward based out of Centereach, New York, who is ranked as one of the 10 overall players and the No. 2 power forward in the upcoming recruiting class.

Landing Diallo would be a huge get for the Kentucky Wildcats.

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