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Kentucky's John Calipari To Meet With 5-Star PF Cheick Diallo Tonight

The Kentucky men's basketball program is set to make another push toward landing one of the best big men in the country tonight. 

Wildcats' head coach John Calipari and assistant coach Kenny Payne are meeting with five-star recruit Cheick Diallo this evening. 

Diallo, a 6-foot-9, 218-pound power forward out of Centereach, New York, is ranked the No. 7 player in the 2015 class by 247 Sports' Composite Rankings

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Diallo, the No. 2 power forward in his class, is also reportedly considering St. John's and Kansas, among other programs. He was the MVP of the McDonald's All-American Game and the co-MVP of the Jordan Brand Classic