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The 10 Best Recruiting Classes In College Basketball For 2019

Memphis Tigers coach Penny Hardaway pointing.

ORLANDO, FLORIDA - NOVEMBER 25: Penny Hardaway, head coach of the Memphis Tigers, watches the action during the game against the Charleston Cougars at HP Field House on November 25, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

With R.J. Hampton's decision to play professionally next season in New Zealand, all the five-star prospects in the 2019 class are officially accounted for. College basketball recruiting for next season is in the home stretch.

Now, there are still a few high school players on the market and plenty of transfer decisions still to be made. Many teams' rosters for 2019-20 aren't set by any means.

However, the 2019 composite team recruiting rankings look pretty close to finalized. Chances are there won't be much movement, at least not at the top of the list.

Led by a dizzying May that saw them land three four-stars, a five-star and a major transfer, Memphis has vaulted into the No. 1 spot. Kentucky, which has the most five-stars in the country, is at No. 2 with Arizona are right behind them. Duke and Villanova round out the top five.

You can view the full top 10 below:

With Penny Hardaway reeling in the top-ranked recruiting class, expectations will be sky-high in Memphis next season. Nothing less than a deep NCAA Tournament run will be accepted.

The Tigers haven't made the Big Dance since 2014 and haven't advanced past the Round of 32 since 2009.