Scout Premium Content

Two sport stars on the horizon?

LaShun Watson plans to play football & hoops at UK

The Kentucky football team needs talented athletes. The Kentucky basketball team needs players that are capable of bringing physical play to the floor. Will these two needs be married, and result in more dual sport basketball-football players at Kentucky in the future? Earlier this month LaShun Watson verbally committed to Kentucky. Watson told, "I'll play basketball and football for one full year. After that I'll decide which sport I'll devote all of my time to."

With the Josh Minton announcement upon us, the bus that is the UK football recruiting class for 2006 is quickly reaching maximum capacity. Soon, there will be no room left at the inn. I started looking over the names and two of them stood out to me because of what the basketball team is going through now. Lamarcus Boswell, the wide receiver out of South Carolina, and Lashun Watson, the wide... Recommended Stories

Up Next

The suspense is over, the official word has been passed. Josh Minton announced for Kentucky at a 3…