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The Schools In Contention For Bol Bol, 5-Star Son Of Manute Bol

Here's who's in contention for the talented five-star prospect.

The tallest player in the history of the NBA has a son. His son is one of the top recruits in the country.

Bol Bol, a five-star big man in the 2018 class, is the son of Manute Bol, a 7-foot-7 former NBA star who played in the league for a decade.

He's not quite as tall as his dad, but at 7-foot-1 and 225 pounds, he's of similar build and might have a higher ceiling, ability wise, than his NBA father.

The schools in contention for Bol Bol right now appear to be: Arizona, Kentucky, UCLA and USC.

Here are some highlights:

Right now, Kentucky is seen by most as the favorite, but there's a long way to go with his recruitment.

Bol is ranked the No. 6 power forward and No. 15 player in the class by 247Sports' Composite Rankings.