The Bearcats are currently looking for someone to join point guard Justin Jenifer in the 2015 hoops recruiting class. Moments ago, UC received good news on one of the prospects that they are targeting. '15 SF Kaiser Gates of St. Francis (GA) has named his final eight and Cincinnati made the list.
My top 8 schools! Thanks to everyone that didn't make the top 8 for recruiting me! It means a lot! #blessed pic.twitter.com/mmYZntBhAx— Kaiser gates (@Kaisergates) August 18, 2014
The 6'7, 190-pounder received scholarship offers throughout the process from Auburn, Cincinnati, Florida State, Georgia, Georgia Southern, Houston, Mercer, Miami (FL), Mississippi State, Missouri, Texas Tech, Vanderbilt and Wichita State. The three-star prospect is currently predicted to wind up as a Missouri Tiger according to the 247Sports Crystal Ball.
Gates is the No. 124 overall player in the 2015 recruiting class. In a loaded state of Georgia, Gates finds himself as the 10th overall player and the 23rd best best small forward in the country.