Canadian guard Jamal Murray headed to Kentucky - WPSD Local 6: Your news, weather, and sports authority

Canadian guard Jamal Murray headed to Kentucky

Posted: Updated:
TORONTO (AP) - Canadian guard Jamal Murray is headed to University of Kentucky.

Murray announced his decision Wednesday, selecting the Wildcats over Oregon.

"Beyond blessed to announce that I will be attending the University of Kentucky," Murray said on Twitter.

The 6-foot-5 Murray was the most valuable player in the Nike Hoop Summit All-Star game, leading the world team with 30 points in a 103-101 victory over the United States Selects.

Murray played for Canada in the 2014 FIBA under-17 world championships.

(Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
Powered by Frankly