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Due to perhaps an unprecedented number of reclassifications, it took awhile to put the final stamp on the Class of 2015 Top 100 player rankings. In fact, a check of the top 25 players on the final list indicates 3 prospects were in the Class of 2016 last year around this time. A handful of ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: July 17, 2015, 3:16 pm
A high-energy interior player, 6′-9″ Cheick Diallo of Our Savior New American (NY), via Mali, announced where he’ll play college hoops on Tuesday. The top 10 prospect picked the Kansas Jayhawks over the Kentucky Wildcats, among other suitors. Diallo joins a solid crop of interior players on the Jayhawks’ roster. His undeniable motor, ability to crash ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: April 28, 2015, 10:09 pm
After the Kentucky Wildcats held a multiple year stranglehold on the status of having the nation’s No. 1 recruiting class, the Duke Blue Devils appear to be set to reach that achievement for a second year. The reigning national champions all but solidified that status on Monday, garnering a verbal commitment from consensus top 10 ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: April 28, 2015, 12:52 am
It’s not clear exactly what new head coach Ben Howland’s plans are for the Mississippi State Bulldogs next season, but an educated guess is that 6′-3″ guard Malik Newman of Callaway (MS), and incoming freshman, will likely lead the squad in points scored and shot attempts. A consensus top 10 recruit nationally in the 2015 class, ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: April 24, 2015, 9:31 pm
Realistically, 7′-0″ center Stephen Zimmerman of Bishop Gorman (NV) could have had his pick of any college basketball program in the nation. In the end, Zimmerman found what he needed close to home, as he announced on Thursday night he’ll stay in Las Vegas, as a pledge to UNLV. Zimmerman is currently ranked as the No. ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: April 17, 2015, 4:03 am
Every time a spring live weekend tips off, it’s assured that several recruits nationally will blow up in a way they previously had not. From the first April weekend in 2015, sophomore center Mohamed Bamba of Westtown (PA) may have been the most prominent of “blown up” prospects. Bamba, in playing for the PSA Cardinals in the ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: April 16, 2015, 11:08 pm

Scholarship Grid

Point GuardsFrank Mason (Jr)Frank Mason (Sr)Devonte Graham (Sr)
Devonte Graham (So)Devonte Graham (Jr)
WingsBrannen Greene (Jr)Brannen Greene (Sr)
Wayne Selden (Jr)Wayne Selden (Sr)Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk (Sr)
Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk (So)Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk (Jr)
PostsPerry Ellis (Sr)Landen Lucas (Sr)Cheick Diallo (Jr)
Jamari Traylor (Sr)Cheick Diallo (So)Carlton Bragg (Jr)
Hunter Mickelson (Sr)Carlton Bragg (So)
Landen Lucas (Jr)
Cheick Diallo (Fr)
Carlton Bragg (Fr)

Verbal Commitments and Signings

Class of 2015

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Carlton Bragg6'-9"PFVASJ (OH)HSSigned
Cheick Diallo6'-9"COur Savior New American (NY)HSSigned

Past Recruiting Classes

Class of 2014

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)Type Status
Cliff Alexander6'-9"PFCurie (IL)HSSigned
Kelly Oubre6'-7"SFFindlay Prep (NV)HSSigned
Devonte Graham6'-2"PG Brewster Academy (NH)PrepSigned
Sviatoslav “Svi” Mykhailiuk6'-7"SGUkraine HSSigned

Class of 2013

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Conner Frankamp6'-1"PGWichita North (KS)HSSigned
Brannen Greene6'-7"SFMary Persons (GA)HSSigned
Joel Embiid7'-0"CThe Rock School (FL)HSSigned
Wayne Selden6'-5"SGTilton School (NH)HSSigned
Frank Mason5'-11"PGMassanutten Academy (VA)PrepSigned
Andrew Wiggins6'-8"SFHuntington Prep (WV)HSSigned

Class of 2012

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Zach Peters6'-9"PFPrestonwood Christian (TX)HSSigned
Perry Ellis6'-8"SFWichita Heights (KS)HSSigned
Landen Lucas6'-9"CWestview (OR)HSSigned
Andrew White6'-6"SFMiller School (VA)HSSigned
Anrio Adams6'-4"PGRainier Beach (WA)HSSigned

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