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West Coast basketball impresario Ryan Silver held his West Coast Elite Scout Camp in the Denver suburb of Parker, Colorado, on Sunday, April 6. The event mixed a handful of “national” level prospects with a greater balance of in-state players, for a solid day of spring hoops. Big men make their presence felt A quartet ...
Posted: April 7, 2014, 3:59 am
In front of a hometown crowd that included a reported 17,116 people in attendance, Chicago-native and Duke Blue Devils-bound center Jahlil Okafor was named the game’s co-MVP as his West squad won the 2014 McDonald’s All-American game over the East team, 105-102. In the losing effort, future North Carolina forward Justin Jackson was named co-MVP as ...
Posted: April 3, 2014, 5:02 am
The second day of practice for the McDonald’s All-American teams was short and sweet. Both teams went at it for just over an hour, before they played a closed scrimmage later in the afternoon. Yesterday, it was the West team that came out with the intensity in drills and scrimmages, but today the East squad ...
Posted: April 2, 2014, 2:53 am
The McDonald’s All-American week has begun. While the skills competition, three-point shootout, and slam dunk contest will be broadcast on ESPNU this evening, the players showcased their skills to the media and NBA personnel in the morning. Both the East and West teams went through an hour and a half practice session at the Quest ...
Posted: March 31, 2014, 8:59 pm
Duke Blue Devils bound 6′-11″ center Jahlil Okafor of Whitney Young (IL) was selected as the Parade Player of the Year on Sunday, in 58th Annual selection of All-America basketball teams by the publication. While the Parade All-America teams don’t carry as much meaning as they used to, they are a long-running tradition and certainly a prestigious award. Duke (Okafor ...
Posted: March 17, 2014, 3:25 am
Some of the nation’s top high school talent from across the nation will face off at Barclays Center on April 18. For the second straight year, Barclays Center will serve as the host venue for the 13th annual Jordan Brand Classic. Among the nation’s premier high school all-star games will be held on April 18 ...
Posted: March 11, 2014, 4:13 am
Incoming Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2014
|Joel Berry||6'-1"||PG||Lake Highland Prep (FL)||HS||Signed|
|Justin Jackson||6'-7"||SF||HCYA (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Theo Pinson||6'-5"||SF||Wesleyan Christian (NC)||HS||Signed|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2013
|Isaiah Hicks||6'-9"||PF||Webb (NC)||HS||Signed|
|Nate Britt||6'-1"||PG||Oak Hill (VA)||HS||Signed|
|Kennedy Meeks||6'-9"||C||West Charlotte (NC)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Marcus Paige||6′-1″||PG||Linn-Mar (IA)||HS||Signed|
|JP Tokoto||6′-6″||SF||Menomonee Falls (WI)||HS||Signed|
|Joel James||6′-10″||C||Dwyer (FL)||HS||Signed|
|Brice Johnson||6′-9″||PF||Edisto (NC)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2011
|James McAdoo||6′-8″||PF||Norfolk Christian (VA)||HS||Signed|
|PJ Hairston||6′-4″||SG||Hargrave Military Academy (VA)||HS||Signed|
|Stilman White||6′-1″||PG||Hoggard (NC)||HS||Signed|
|Desmond Hubert||6′-9″||PF||New Egypt (NJ)||HS||Signed|
|Jackson Simmons||6′-8″||PF||Smoky Mountain (NC)||HS||Signed|