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Best Player: Jawun Evans, Oklahoma State Best Potential: Kerwin Roach, Texas Best Scorer: Eric Davis, Texas Best Shooter: Kerwin Roach, Texas Best Rebounder: Esa Ahmad, West Virginia Best Passer: Jawun Evans, Oklahoma State Best Defender: Jawun Evans, Oklahoma State Best Glue Guy: Jake Lindsey, Baylor Best Athlete: Jawun Evans, Oklahoma State 1. Texas Longhorns Eric Davis | 6′-3″ | PG | Arthur ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: November 21, 2014, 10:50 pm
The following is an except from the FREE 2014 National High School Basketball Preview publication, published by Hoopniks.com. Download your copy of the 2014 National High School Basketball Preview publication using the button below this paragraph. The publication includes the Terrific 30 High School Rankings, Top 5 Post Graduate teams, Top 100 Seniors, Best Tournaments and ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: November 10, 2014, 8:06 pm
West Virginia landed the third member of their 2015 recruiting class on Wednesday, as top-50 combo forward Esa Ahmad of Shaker Heights (OH) committed. Ahmad picked the Mountaineers over Maryland, Ohio State, Oregon, and Wisconsin. Given West Virginia’s current deep crop of big men, Ahmad projects to make his impact at small forward when he hits campus ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: September 11, 2014, 4:28 am
47. Esa AHMAD Height: 6’-7” Weight: 222 Position: PF Wingspan: 6’-7” High School (State): Shaker Heights (OH) Club Team (Affiliation): All Ohio Red (Nike) Breakdown: A tremendous junior season at Shaker Heights saw Ahmad selected as the Division I Player of the Year in Ohio, and buoyed his ascent up the recruiting charts. Ahmad impressively posted 26.5 ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: September 7, 2014, 10:18 pm
Arizona moves to No. 1 for 2015 classes On the eve of July’s live evaluation periods, we took an early look at the top-10 recruiting classes in place for the 2015 recruiting cycle. The Syracuse Orange held the top slot due to four top-100 recruits are committed, until Sunday. The Arizona Wildcats took over as ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 4, 2014, 3:29 am
The 2014 LeBron James Skills Academy came to a close on Saturday in hot Las Vegas, albeit with what was left of the players still participating in it. With perhaps an unprecedented level of participants closing out camp on the bench due to fatigue and injuries, several true competitors shone through the malaise. The overall ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: July 13, 2014, 3:17 am

Scholarship Grid

Position2014-20152015-20162016-20172017-2018
Point GuardsGary Browne (Sr)Tarik Phillip (Jr)Tarik Phillip (Sr)Daxter Miles (Sr)
Juwan Staten (Sr)Daxter Miles (So)Daxter Miles (Jr)Beetle Bolden (Jr)
Tarik Phillip (So)Beetle Bolden (Fr)Beetle Bolden (So)
Daxter Miles (Fr)
WingsJaysean Paige (Jr)Jaysean Paige (Sr)Jevon Carter (Jr)Jevon Carter (Sr)
BillyDee Williams (Jr)BillyDee Williams (Sr)Esa Ahmad (So)Esa Ahmad (Jr)
Jevon Carter (Fr)Jevon Carter (So)Chase Harler (Fr)Chase Harler (So)
Esa Ahmad (Fr)
PostsKevin Noreen (Sr)Jonathan Holton (Sr)Brandon Watkins (Sr)Elijah Macon (Sr)
Jonathan Holton (Jr)Brandon Watkins (Jr)Devin Williams (Sr)
Brandon Watkins (So)Devin Williams (Jr)Nathan Adrian (Sr)
Devin Williams (So)Nathan Adrian (Jr)Elijah Macon (Jr)
Nathan Adrian (So)Elijah Macon (So)
Elijah Macon (Fr)

Verbal Commitments and Signings

Class of 2015

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
James Bolden6'-0"PGHolmes (KY)HSSigned
Esa Ahmad6'-7"SFShaker Heights (OH)HSSigned

Class of 2016

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Chase Harler6'-3'SGWheeling Central (WV)HSVerbal

Past Recruiting Classes

Class of 2014

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Daxter Miles6'-3"PGNotre Dame Prep (MA)PrepSigned
Jevon Carter6'-2"SGProviso East (IL)HSSigned
Jaysean Paige6'-2"SGMoberly CC (MOJCSigned
Tarik Phillip6'-3"PGIndependence CC (KS)JCSigned

Class of 2013

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Elijah Macon6'-8"PFBrewster Academy (NH)PrepSigned
Nathan Adrian6'-7"SFMorgantown (WV)HSSigned
Brandon Watkins6'-9"CGrady (GA)HSSigned
Devin Williams6'-8"PFMontverde Academy (FL)HSSigned
Remi Dibo6'-8"PFCasper College (WY)JCSigned
Jonathan Holton6'-8"PFPalm Beach State (FL)JCSigned
Daxter Miles6'-2"PGDunbar (MD)HSVerbal

Class of 2012

Name Height Position School (State) Type Status
Eron Harris 6′-3″ SG Lawrence North (IN) HS Signed
Terry Henderson 6′-5″ SG Neuse Baptist Christian (NC) HS Signed

Class of 2011

Name Height Position School (State) Type Status
Jabarie Hinds 5′-11″ PG Mount Vernon (NY) HS Signed
Aaron Brown 6′-5″ SF Penn Wood (PA) HS Signed
Keaton Miles 6′-7″ SF Lincoln (TX) HS Signed
Tommie McCune 6′-7″ PF Saginaw (MI) HS Signed
Pat Forsythe 6′-10″ C Brunswick (PA) HS Signed
Dominic Rutledge 6′-8″ PF West Texas State (TX) JC Signed
Gary Browne 6′-1″ PG Arlington Country Day (FL) HS Signed

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