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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. ...
Posted: April 17, 2015, 4:03 am
Now in its 14th year, the Jordan Brand Classic will return to Brooklyn, N.Y., on Friday with games showcasing the top boys, girls and international basketball players. For the third consecutive year, Barclays Center will host the top boys in the nation on Friday, April 17, as part of a quadruple-header event. These future stars follow ...
Posted: April 16, 2015, 5:14 pm
Some of the world’s top youth basketball players assembled on Saturday for the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit game in Portland, Oregon. After the talented titans clashed, World won a hard-fought game over the United States, 103-101. The World team demonstrated a long and defensively-strong frontline and scored the first 10 points of the game. The United ...
Posted: April 11, 2015, 9:21 pm
Following an unexpected run to the Final Four, fans of the Michigan State Spartans have plenty to be excited about. The state of head coach Tom Izzo’s program got even better on Friday, as 6′-9″ center Caleb “Biggie” Swanigan of Homestead (IN) verbally committed, bolstering their recruiting class to top-10 status nationally. Swanigan is currently ...
Posted: April 11, 2015, 3:53 am
6′-9″ junior forward Jayson Tatum of Chaminade (MO) is unquestionably one of the most talented players in high school basketball. On Friday, where he may play his college basketball in the future became more clear, as Tatum named a quartet of contenders for his services. Tatum announced he’ll considered three traditional college basketball powerhouses, the Duke Blue ...
Posted: April 10, 2015, 7:15 pm
Press Release The 2015 Nike Hoop Summit will be played at 12 p.m. (PST) on Saturday, April 11 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. The game will be televised on ESPN2. Elite center Caleb Swanigan of Homestead (IN) is expected to announce his college decision in conjunction with the game. The Nike Hoop Summit is ...
Posted: April 10, 2015, 2:47 pm
Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2015
|Charles Matthews||6'-5"||SG||St. Rita (IL)||HS||Signed|
|Skal Labissiere||6'-11"||C||Lausanne Collegiate (TN)||HS||Signed|
|Isaiah Briscoe||6'-3"||PG||Roselle Catholic (NJ)||HS||Signed|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2014
|Karl Towns||7'-0"||C||St. Joseph's (NJ)||HS||Signed|
|Tyler Ulis||5'-9"||PG||Marian Catholic (IL)||HS||Signed|
|Trey Lyles||6'-9"||PF||Arsenal Tech (IN)||HS||Signed|
|Devin Booker||6'-4"||SG||Moss Point (MS)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2013
|Derek Willis||6'-8"||PF||Bullitt East (KY)||HS||Signed|
|Andrew Harrison||6'-5"||PG||Travis (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Aaron Harrison||6'-5"||SG||Travis (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Marcus Lee||6'-10"||C||Deer Valley (CA)||HS||Signed|
|James Young||6'-7"||SF||Rochester (MI)||HS||Signed|
|Dakari Johnson||7'-0"||C||Montverde Academy (FL)||HS||Signed|
|Julius Randle||6'-9"||PF||Prestonwood Christian (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Dominique Hawkins||6'-1"||PG||Madison Central (KY)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Archie Goodwin||6'-4"||SG||Sylvan Hills (AR)||HS||Signed|
|Willie Cauley||6'-11"||C||Olathe Northwest (KS)||HS||Signed|
|Alex Poythress||6'-8"||PF||Northeast (TN)||HS||Signed|
|Nerlens Noel||6'-11"||C||Tilton School (NH)||HS||Signed|