Big Blue Links for Monday:
Quentin Goodin commits. The state’s top high school basketball prospect committed to Xavier, reports Josh Moore of the Herald-Leader. Goodin is a 6-foot-3 guard from Taylor County. He is ranked No. 71 nationally by Rivals.
Big visits on Sunday. Three highly-touted UK football recruits were on campus Sunday, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats. This news comes after a stellar week for Kentucky football recruiting. The included commitments from Class of 2016, 2017 and 2018 prospects. The 2018 commitment was from the No. 2-ranked wide receiver in the nation.
Auburn’s virtual reality. Head coach Gus Malzahn has instituted virtual reality training for his quarterbacks, reports Brandon Marcello of AL.com. “Auburn is one of six college teams to invest in the technology — Stanford, Arkansas, Vanderbilt, Dartmouth and Clemson are the others — and an additional SEC team is expected to jump on board soon. The goal is to improve reaction time for quarterbacks in a life-like environment without the risk of injury.”