Dominique Wilkins’ son sets official visit to Virginia

Jacob Wilkins


By Jerry Ratcliffe

Jacob Wilkins, the four-star son of Basketball Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins, will make an official visit to Virginia on Oct. 13, the weekend of the Cavaliers’ Blue-White Scrimmage.

Wilkins is a 6-foot-8 forward from Atlanta, Ga., who has offers from UVA, Alabama, Indiana, Georgia, Cincinnati and more. He is the first UVA prospect from the recruiting class of 2025 to schedule an official visit.

Ranked No. 31 overall nationally in his recruiting class by 247Sports, he’s No. 26 by On3 and No. 55 by ESPN. At his position, he rates No. 5 nationally by 247, No. 6 by On3 and No. 11 by ESPN.

Wilkins is the half-brother of Virginia assistant coach Isaiah Wilkins.