Crawford Visits SEC School; Down to Four

Joe Crawford has trimmed his list to four and will take a visit this weekend to Bluegrass country. He may take one more official visit before making his decision.

Midnight Madness is approaching and it's always a festive occasion for Kentucky. Not only for Tubby Smith and the new cast of Wildcats – but because they'll try to impress Joe Crawford (No. 14,

The 6-4, 205-pound wing guard from Detroit will make the trip to Bluegrass country along with Georgia native Randolph Morris and New York point guard Ramel Bradley. Crawford recently knocked Clemson out of the picture and is down to Michigan, Kentucky, Cincinnati and Michigan State.

He was supposed to take a visit to Cincinnati last weekend, but canceled when he didn't feel well.

``I'm hoping to reschedule that one for the weekend after I go to Kentucky," Crawford said. "I probably won't go to Michigan State for an official visit because I've been there a lot."

Crawford isn't immune to the talk that surrounds him which centers on him re-committing to Michigan.

``I hear it a lot," he said. "I like Michigan, but I like Kentucky, too," he added. "I didn‘t get a chance to visit Cincinnati. Michigan State has great tradition and Tom Izzo gets his players better. I'm not certain where I'm going yet."

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