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Note: This post reflects the current composition of the college basketball programs involved in the ACC. Next year, Louisville moves to the ACC and Maryland joins the Big Ten. 1. Duke Blue Devils Kentucky’s run on No. 1 ranked recruiting classes was snapped this year by the Duke Blue Devils, which landed a tremendous quartet. ...
Posted: February 8, 2014, 5:49 am
To put it simply, the East team will have their work cut our for them in the 2014 McDonald’s All American game on April 2, in Chicago. While they do have a predictably talented squad, their opponents are deep and strong. Given a perhaps more versatile roster, and one that could better top to bottom ...
Posted: January 30, 2014, 5:28 am
Grassroots basketball tournaments and events very seldom live up to observer’s expectations for various reasons — but that cannot be said for Wednesday’s evening action at the Las Vegas Fab 48. An abbreviated scheduled, termed the Tip-Off Challenge, hit the hardwood at the palatial Bishop Gorman High School, with an intriguing slate of elite high-major ...
Posted: July 25, 2013, 1:37 pm
This past week, Homestead High School in Mequon, WI featured a who’s who of college coaches in attendance for the UA Summer Jam. High-powered college hoops coaches like John Calipari, Tom Izzo, Bill Self, Roy Williams, and many others made the journey to check out the most impressive display of talent in the second July ...
Posted: July 23, 2013, 4:32 am
The second live July recruiting session kicked off Wednesday evening with the UA Summer Jam, put on by NY2LA Sports, held at Homestead High School in Mequon, WI. Normally this tournament has to play second fiddle to the Nike Peach Jam, but this year the Summer Jam stands alone as the major draw during the ...
Posted: July 19, 2013, 1:34 am
The Maryland Terrapins added the third member of its 2014 recruiting class on Sunday. Jared Nickens, a 6′-6″ prep school wing forward, made the call to join the Terps, according to multiple reports. Nickens will be a 5th year player at Westtown (PA) this season, after previously playing at St. Patrick (NJ). A borderline top-100 talent, ...
Posted: June 16, 2013, 8:54 pm
Incoming Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2014
|Romelo Trimble||6'-1"||PG||Bishop O'Connell (VA)||HS||Signed|
|Dion Wiley||6'-4"||SG||Potomac (MD)||HS||Signed|
|Jared Nickens||6'-6"||SF||Westtown (PA)||Prep||Signed|
|Trayvon Reed||7'-0"||C||Life Center Academy (NJ)||HS||Signed|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2013
|Damonte Dodd||6'-10"||C||Massanutten Military (VA)||Prep||Signed|
|Roddy Peters||6'-4"||PG||Suitland (MD)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Seth Allen||6′-2″||SG||Fredericksburg Christian (MD)||HS||Signed|
|Shaquille Cleare||6′-9″||C||The Village School (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Jake Layman||6′-8″||SF||King Philip (MA)||HS||Signed|
|Charles Mitchell||6′-8″||PF||Wheeler (GA)||HS||Signed|
|Sam Cassell Jr.||6′-3″||PG||Notre Dame Prep (MA)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2011
|Nick Faust||6′-5″||SG||City College (MD)||HS||Signed|