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2011 SEC Recruiting Recap and Rankings

Two of the more intriguing storylines in high-major recrutiing for the Class of 2011 both occurred in the SEC, namely Kentucky’s landing of a third consecutive top rated basketball recruiting class, and the retention of a stellar recruiting class at Arkansas. The Wildcats and Razorbacks both bring in premier classes, but top to bottom, the SEC brought in a bevy of future stars and talented prospects for next season and beyond. Any discussion of college ... Read More »

Early Signing Period Recap: SEC

The SEC brought in a bountiful haul of prospects in the early signing period, loading up on Top 100 high school prospects, as well a few touted JUCO newcomers.  The backcourt wars in the SEC should be tough for years to come, and numerous blue chip guards joined the league in the early signing period. Kentucky Wildcats When the least-regarded player in a four man recruiting class is a potential McDonald’s All-American, it’s grounds for ... Read More »

Top SG Stays In-State; Other Commits We Missed

South Carolina was able to keep a top target in-state yesterday, securing the verbal commitment of 6′-4″ shooting guard Damien Leonard of JL Mann (Greenville, SC).  The Greenville Online reports that Leonard selected the in-state Gamecock program over Oklahoma State. Read More »

Consensus Player Rankings: Post-Summer Class of 2011

It’s that time again, as the “major” player ranking services on the web have all updated their player rankings. Readers will remember that before the July evaluation period, a variety of sources were used to create consensus pre-evaluation period player rankings.  The sources are similar to last, with a couple exceptions.  NBE Basketball has not put out a post-July ranking, and therefore could not be used in this consensus ranking.  MaxPreps and NY2LASports post-July rankings ... Read More »

adidas Nations – Las Vegas

The adidas Nations training camp is sited in Las Vegas, NV, this weekend, and features many of the top boys high school basketball prospects in the country.  The event is not open to the media and scouts, so the official adidas Nations website will be the primary source of information for fans interested in the camp.  After this weekend, the next session is June 11 – 13 in Portland, OR.  The adidas Global Experience is ... Read More »