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UK commit loves the Stoops hire

UK commit loves the Stoops hire

Jalen Battle committed to Kentucky last summer but has maintained he wants to take a few visits. The firing of Head Coach Joker Phillips has added more question marks to the 2013 safety's recruitment, but he has remained committed to the Wildcats. Kentucky has hired FSU Defensive Coordinator Mark Stoops as its new head coach and Battle thinks it's a great hire.

"It's probably the best thing that ever happened to Kentucky," Jalen Battle said. "I think he'll bring up the program. I love the fact that he's a defensive-minded coach." The University School (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) standout likes what Mark Stoops has done at Florida... Recommended Stories

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