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A morning and evening session in Colorado Springs on Friday will go a long way in determining who will be selected on Saturday as the final 12 members of the USA Basketball U17 team who will play in the FIBA World Championships in Dubai in August. Faces in the crowd Friday’s sessions were well-attended by high-major ...
Posted: July 26, 2014, 4:19 am
With the addition of Marquese Chriss (Pleasant Grove H.S./Elk Grove, Calif.), Dennis Smith Jr. (Trinity Christian School/Fayetteville, N.C.) and Caleb Swanigan (Homestead H.S./Fort Wayne, Ind.), the 2013-14 USA Basketball Men’s Developmental National Team now lists 38 of the top 17-and-under basketball players in the nation, 36 of whom will attend the 2014 USA U17 World ...
Posted: July 16, 2014, 4:16 am
With the first July live period in the books, it’s time to take a look back at the first adidas Unrivaled camp that took place in Chicago, IL. Adidas invited approximately 120 players, many of whom play on the adidas AAU circuit to compete in a camp style atmosphere similar to Nike’s LeBron James Skills ...
Posted: July 16, 2014, 3:58 am
Three days into the first adidas Unrivaled camp, college coaches from across the country were still in attendance along with a handful of assistants. Head coaches seen in the afternoon session included Rick Pitino, Tom Izzo, Coach K, Steve Alford, Steve Fischer, Bill Self, Thad Matta, and Danny Manning. In the last set of games ...
Posted: July 13, 2014, 3:48 pm
The 2014 LeBron James Skills Academy camp tipped off on Wednesday, with an abbreviated evening schedule, and got into full swing on Thursday for the approximately 90 high school players and 30 college basketball standouts in attendance. Thursday’s action at camp in Las Vegas featured a mix of workouts and player development, along with camp game ...
Posted: July 11, 2014, 5:05 am
The Ohio State Buckeyes recruiting class for 2015 added another member on Independence Day, which doubled as 6′-10″ center Daniel Giddens’ birthday. Giddens picked the Buckeyes, and joined Texans Mickey Mitchell and Austin Grandstaff, as well as in-state point guard A.J. Harris in the effort. The Buckeyes now solidly have the second best recruiting class nationally for ’15, behind Syracuse. Early ...
Posted: July 6, 2014, 3:15 am
Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2014
|Keita Bates-Diop||6'-7"||SF||University (IL)||HS||Signed|
|Jae'Sean Tate||6'-5"||SF||Pickerington Central (OH)||HS||Signed|
|David Bell||6'-9"||PF||Garfield Heights (OH)||HS||Signed|
|D'Angelo Russell||6'-4"||SG||Montverde Academy (FL)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2015
|Mickey Mitchell||6'-7"||SF||Plano West (TX)||HS||Verbal|
|A.J. Harris||5'-10"||PG||Dunbar (OH)||HS||Verbal|
|Austin Grandstaff||6'-5"||SG||Rockwall (TX)||HS||Verbal|
|Daniel Giddens||6'-10"||C||Wheeler (GA)||HS||Verbal|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2013
|Marc Loving||6'-7"||SF||St. John's (OH)||HS||Signed|
|Kameron Williams||6'-2"||SG||Mount St. Joseph (MD)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Amedeo Della Valle||6′-5″||SG||Findlay Prep (NV)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2011
|Amir Williams||6′-10″||C||Detroit Country Day (MI)||HS||Signed|
|LaQuinton Ross||6′-8″||PF||Life Center Academy (NJ)||HS||Signed|
|Shannon Scott||6′-2″||PG||Milton (GA)||HS||Signed|
|Trey McDonald||6′-9″||C||Battle Creek (MI)||HS||Signed|
|Sam Thompson||6′-6″||SF||Whitney Young (IL)||HS||Signed|