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College basketball’s early signing period starts on November 11, 2015, and runs through November 18, 2015. This is a look at the top Pac-12 college basketball recruiting classes to date. Best Player: Lonzo Ball, UCLA Best Potential: Lauri Markkanen, Arizona Best Scorer: Markelle Fultz, Washington Best Shooter: Lauri Markkanen, Arizona Best Rebounder: Ike Anigbogu, UCLA Best Passer: Lonzo Ball, UCLA …
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: October 23, 2015, 5:55 pm
Height: 6′-10″ Weight: 220 Wingspan: 6′-11″ Position: PF High School (State): Foothills Christian (CA) Club Team (Affiliation): Compton Magic (adidas) Our Take: A skilled power forward with excellent basketball IQ, Leaf is a one-time pledge to Arizona who is now considering San Diego State, Oregon and UCLA. Leaf has an array of shots near the hoop, and can shoot as …
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: October 23, 2015, 12:28 pm
The end of college basketball’s early signing period is exactly a month away – November 18. With that in mind, it seemed appropriate to evaluate which college basketball programs are currently off to a great start in the 2016 recruiting cycle. There’s bound to be plenty of changes as oodles of elite talent is still on …
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: October 18, 2015, 8:46 pm
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

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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