Jacob Toppin COMMITS to Kentucky!!!
Rhode Island transfer announced just yesterday that Kentucky was one of his final three options, and today he makes it official! He will be transferring to Kentucky this next season. Under the current rules he will have to sit out a year until 2021-2022, but there’s a possibility the NCAA allows a one time transfer. They are supposed to be voting on the topic in May. Jacob averaged 5.1 ppg and 3.9 rebounds on 18 minutes per game his freshman season at Rhode Island. This addition shows that Calipari is looking for depth in future years and he’s buying into his potential. Jacob Toppin is the younger brother of this years Naismith Player of the Year, Obi Toppin!