The University of Kentucky announced the signing of 6-7 forward Keion Brooks to a national letter of intent today. They have also added Bucknell's 6-9 Nate Sestina as a grad transfer.
Brooks is UK's first signee this spring. The signing period began Wednesday and runs through May 15. Brooks is a consensus top-40 prospect. He averaged 20.1 points and 7.5 rebounds per game as a senior at La Lumiere School in La Porte, Indiana.
Sestina averaged 15.8 points and 8.5 rebounds per game this season for the Bison, after coming of the bench earlier in his career. He also shot 54% from the field and 38% shooting behind the arc. He was a second team All-Patriot League selection.