Antonio Blakeney to visit Louisville

Antonio Blakeney, one of the top University of Louisville basketball targets for the Class of 2015, is expected at the KFC Yum! Center tonight. Cardinal Authority has the latest on Blakeney.

Orlando, Fla., Oak Ridge shooting guard Antonio Blakeney has become one of the top targets in the Class of 2015 for the University of Louisville men's basketball team.

U of L coach Rick Pitino has been to see him three times since the summer and assistant coach Mike Balado has also watched Blakeney.

Now, the 6-foot-4 Blakeney is expected to make his second visit to U of L on Thursday night. He'll attend the U of L vs. Cincinnati game at the KFC Yum! Center.

"Yeah real hard," Blakeney told in response to a question on how hard U of L is recruiting him. "They've been down here to see me a lot."

Blakeney is ranked as the No. 68 prospect in the '15 class nationally and is expected to move up in the rankings. He has over 20 offers, including U of L, Florida, Florida State, Kansas, Oklahoma State and more.

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