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Kentucky Signees Are Tweeting At Shareef O'Neal

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LEXINGTON, KY - NOVEMBER 09: A basketball with a Kentucky Wildcats logo sits on the floor during the game against the Georgetown College Tigers at Rupp Arena on November 9, 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Shareef O'Neal, one of the top recruits in the 2018 class (and, yes, the son of former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal), has re-opened his recruitment. He had been committed to Arizona.

Shareef O’Neal, a four-star big man in the 2018 class, had been committed to Arizona for a while. Due to the latest report about the FBI’s probe into Sean Miller, though, he has de-committed.

“At this time I’m am opening up my recruitment due to the current events with the UofA Bball team.I would like to thank all the coaches for recruiting me. At the time my family and I think it’s in my best interest to look at other options to assure my play in the NCAA next year,” he wrote.

O'Neal announced the news on Twitter.

Several major programs are expected to attempt to get involved with O'Neal moving forward, but there's already a clear favorite. It's Kentucky. The Wildcats have all of the new predictions on 247Sports "Crystal Ball."

Signees from Kentucky's 2018 class are tweeting at O'Neal, hoping he'll join the crew.

O'Neal is yet to receive a scholarship offer from Kentucky. If Coach Cal ends up offering him one, this situation could come to an end quickly.

Stay tuned.