When Kentucky opened spring practice this week at the Nutter Training Center, it had to feel a little odd for the coaches and veteran players to look across the line of scrimmage and not see No. 45 in the middle of the Wildcats' defense.
Kentucky added another transfer prospect to their stable Friday when former Minnesota linebacker De'Niro Laster announced that he was going to be a Wildcat via Twitter.
Mark Stoops and his staff have worked tirelessly on bringing Kentucky up to a competitive, quality level of football. Adding quality players to the roster is one of the biggest necessities. This weekend Kentucky added a couple of pieces and may be close to adding another.
Kentucky will be picking up a linebacker via transfer this year.
GopherDigest.com profiles University Heights (Ohio) Cleveland Heights athlete De'Niro Laster.
February 5, 2013
Minnesota landed a commitment from Cleveland Heights athlete De'Niro Laster Sunday evening. The three-star prospect can play a number of positions, but will begin his Gopher career at linebacker.
December 10, 2012
Minnesota has accepted the commitment of three-star athlete De'Niro Laster, out of Cleveland Heights. Although he starred on both sides of the football, he is being recruited as a linebacker by the Gophers.
December 9, 2012
Cleveland Heights athlete De'Niro Laster was at Minnesota this weekend for an official visit, and came away impressed. Is he close to committing to the Gophers?
December 3, 2012