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Kentucky offers 6-foot-6, 350-pound 13-year-old offensive lineman

Kiyaunta Goodwin

In recent years, there have been numerous occasions of college football programs offering a prospect well before the time he reaches high school.

But in most cases, that prospect isn’t going to be anywhere nearly as big as Kiyaunta Goodwin.

On Friday, Kentucky offered Goodwin, an offensive lineman who at 13-years-old already is 6-foot-6 and 345 pounds. He will enter the eighth grade this fall at Olmsted Academy North, an all-boys middle school in Louisville, Kentucky.

Goodwin received his offer while attending Kentucky’s Friday Nights Camp on campus.

 Kentucky currently has the nation’s No. 15 class (No. 4 in the SEC) for 2018, according to 247Sports.               

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