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Height: 6’-6” Weight: 180 Position: PG High School (State): Chino Hills (CA) Club Team (Affiliation): Big Ballers (Unaffiliated) Commitment: UCLA Bruins Our Take: A smooth facilitator and superb passer at point guard, Ball is our choice as the top player at the all-important point guard slot. His junior statistics demonstrate his value and versatility, as he put up 25 …
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: September 26, 2015, 1:50 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
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
As the calendar turned over to 2015, it was time for Hoopniks.com to update our recruiting class team rankings. Thirteen top 100 prospects (including 6 of the top 10) remain uncommitted in the class overall, which will unquestionably have a strong impact on the final rankings formulated in the summer. Still, as it currently stands two Wildcats …
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: January 3, 2015, 6:10 pm
At this stage in their development, there’s plenty of reason be highly bullish on the development of the elite prospects currently in the class of 2016. As many as four players, including power forward Harry Giles, wing Jayson Tatum, small forward Josh Jackson and post Thon Maker, all could legitimately rank as the No. 1 prospect in the class, with …
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: December 7, 2014, 9:38 pm
Best Player: Allonzo Trier, Arizona Best Potential: Ray Smith, Arizona Best Scorer: Allonzo Trier, Arizona Best Shooter: Bennie Boatwright, USC Best Rebounder: Marquese Chriss, Washington Best Passer: Kendall Small, Oregon Best Defender: Marquese Chriss, Washington Best Glue Guy: Tres Tinkle, Oregon State Best Athlete: Ray Smith, Arizona 1. Arizona Wildcats Allonzo Trier | 6′-4″ | SG | Findlay …
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: November 23, 2014, 5:05 pm

Scholarship Grid

Point GuardsBryce Alford (Jr)Bryce Alford (Sr)Aaron Holiday (Jr)Aaron Holiday (Sr)
Aaron Holiday (Fr)Aaron Holiday (So)Lonzo Ball (So)Lonzo Ball (Jr)
Lonzo Ball (Fr)
WingsNoah Allen (Jr)Noah Allen (Sr)Prince Ali (Jr)Prince Ali (Sr)
Isaac Hamilton (Jr)Isaac Hamilton (Sr)Kobe Paras (So)Kobe Paras (Jr)
Prince Ali (Fr)Prince Ali (So)
Kobe Paras (Fr)
PostsTony Parker (Sr)Ikenna Okwarabizie (Jr)Ikenna Okwarabizie (Sr)Alex Olesinski (Sr)
Ikenna Okwarabizie (So)Gyorgy Goloman (Jr)Gyorgy Goloman (Sr)Ike Anigbogu (Jr)
Gyorgy Goloman (So)Thomas Welsh (Jr)Jonah Bolden (Sr)
Thomas Welsh (So)Jonah Bolden (Jr)Thomas Welsh (Sr)
Jonah Bolden (So)Alex Olesinski (So)Alex Olesinski (Jr)
Alex Olesinski (Fr)Ike Anigbogu (Fr)Ike Anigbogu (So)

Verbal Commitments and Signings

Class of 2016

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Lonzo Ball6'-5"PGChino Hills (CA)HSVerbal
Kobe Paras6'-6"SGCathedral (CA)HSVerbal
Ike Anigbogu6'-10"CCentennial (CA)HSVerbal

Past Recruiting Classes

Class of 2015

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Aaron Holiday6'-2"PGCampbell Hall (CA)HSSigned
Prince Ali6'-3"SGSagemont (FL)HSSigned
Alex Olesinski6'-8"PFLa Lumiere (IN)HSSigned

Class of 2014

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Kevon Looney6'-8"PFHamilton (WI)HSSigned
Thomas Welsh7'-0"CLoyola (CA)HSSigned
Jonah Bolden6'-8"PFBrewster Academy (NH)HSSigned
Gyorgy Goloman6'-10"CSagemont (FL)HSSigned

Class of 2013

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Zach LaVine6'-3"PGBothell (WA)HSSigned
Noah Allen6'-5"SFPalma (CA)HSSigned
Bryce Alford6'-3"SGLa Cueva (NM)HSSigned
Wannah Bail6'-8"PFCanarias Basketball Academy (Spain)HSSigned

Class of 2012

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Jordan Adams6'-6"SFOak Hill Academy (VA)HSSigned
Kyle Anderson6'-8"PGSt. Anthony (NJ)HSSigned
Shabazz Muhammad6'-6"SFBishop Gorman (NV)HS Signed
Tony Parker6'-9"CMiller Grove (GA)HSSigned

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