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Is Labissiere on Mudiay’s route? In the wake of Emmanuel Mudiay’s jump to China in lieu of NCAA basketball, there’s no question that at least a handful of 2015 prospects and beyond may be considering going overseas, rather than a year or more of college hoo…
28 July 2014 | 3:20 am

These four guys have clearly seperated themselves as the top uncommitted underclass in state talent.
28 July 2014 | 2:18 am

Bishop Gorman High 2015 center Chase Jeter is close to making a decision. Though he will wait several weeks to announce his choice, according to Jeff Borzello of CBS Sports .
27 July 2014 | 7:57 pm

Incoming junior point guard Dennis Smith Jr. has been one of the hottest names on the recruiting trail, dominating several events for his travelling squad, Team Loaded. As a result, it was no surprise when he was added to the USA Basketball Developmental National Team roster, and was selec…
27 July 2014 | 3:03 pm

Rice Lake senior Henry Ellenson is one step closer to representing his country on the hardwood.
27 July 2014 | 6:33 am

Las Vegas Bishop Gorman product Chase Jeter will decide on his college destination this week but won't announce his pick for another few weeks, reports CBS Sports' Jeff Borzello .
27 July 2014 | 12:10 am

A decision is coming up for Chase Jeter -- but we won't know his choice until a couple weeks after the fact.
26 July 2014 | 10:52 pm

Daniel Poneman confirmed earlier on Twitter that Duke has indeed offered the #21 overall player in the 2016 Class T.J. Leaf. Leaf is a 6’9″ PF who according to ESPN’s Recruiting Nation “has ideal length (long arms), blossoming perimeter skills, and he is bouncy as well. There…
26 July 2014 | 7:42 pm

The super versatile 7-foot Maker is generally considered one of the top five prospects in either the 2015 or 2016 class.
26 July 2014 | 11:36 am

Ohio star chose Duke over family favorite Kentucky Ohio basketball product picks Duke over family favorite Kentucky in recruiting upset Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://ohne.ws/1mOBo5d Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski landed Ohio's Mr. Basketball Luke Kennard to his 2016 recruitin…
26 July 2014 | 4:39 am

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…
26 July 2014 | 4:19 am

When it comes to discussions of drafts in relation to college basketball, the focus is the NBA with mock drafts projecting where college players could possibly go.
25 July 2014 | 5:26 pm

Five-star 2016 center Thon Maker received an SMU offer this month. Read what his AAU coach had to say about the junior!
25 July 2014 | 3:01 pm

One of the most closely followed story lines in the Class of 2016 is whether or not any of the top players will reclassify into 2015.
24 July 2014 | 8:28 pm

Ivan Rabb, a consensus top 5 player in the Class of 2015 and Georgetown's biggest recruiting target, opened up on the latest in his recruitment to Adam Zagoria.
23 July 2014 | 2:03 pm

During a recent interview with Adam Zagoria of ZagsBlog.com, Ivan Rabb said: “They (Duke) recently offered me a scholarship during LeBron camp, they offered me. The visit, we just kind of talked for about an hour with all the coaches in the room, just me and my mom. And just had a good convers…
23 July 2014 | 1:10 pm

This week, the USA Basketball will conduct tryouts with 33 of the best high school basketball players in the country in Colorado Springs for the U17 World Championship team .
22 July 2014 | 2:41 am

Chaminade standout Jayson Tatum has been ranked as the No. 1 junior player in the nation.
21 July 2014 | 9:35 pm

Earlier today, I said that Jayson Tatum was the best player in the Class of 2016, over the likes of Harry Giles, Thon Maker, Malik Monk, Dennis Smith Jr. and Josh Jackson.
21 July 2014 | 7:10 pm

Duke became the latest school to offer Tyus Battle, the 6-foot-5 2016 guard from Gladstone, NJ, when they did this past Thursday. He also has offers from Kentucky, UConn, Michigan and various other schools. You can watch his latest mixtape below. Who does he remind you of? Anyone come to mind? The p…
21 July 2014 | 2:33 pm

Brandon Ingram spent the previous weekend at a high-profile adidas showcase, where he left with most valuable player honors.
21 July 2014 | 1:47 am

Oakland's Ivan Rabb puts up a shot during the 2014 Elite Youth Basketball League finals on Thursday in North Augusta, S.C. NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. Ivan Rabb was on an unofficial visit to North Carolina during May when his coach offered a suggestion: Why not stop by Duke, too? After all, they had come fr…
20 July 2014 | 10:31 pm

Bishop Gorman's Chase Jeter dunks the ball with authority during a fast break against Centennial on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014.
20 July 2014 | 7:23 pm

Rabb took Lou Richie, his coach at Oakland Bishop O’Dowd High, up on his suggestion.
20 July 2014 | 4:57 pm

Tournament play is underway at the Nike Peach Jam and that meant for some intense games on Saturday as the quarterfinals began and teams tried to stay alive for Sunday.
20 July 2014 | 2:13 pm

The most anticipated matchup of the day on Saturday featured two of the best guards in the country: Allonzo Trier and Isaiah Briscoe.
19 July 2014 | 11:50 pm

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. – Surrounded by winners since he was in the seventh grade, it’s no wonder the quality rubbed off on Ivan Rabb.
19 July 2014 | 5:40 pm

And on Thursday, playing with the under-16 St. Louis Eagles in the Nike Invitational Sweet 16, Tatum pulled off a sequence that left all of the college coaches shaking their heads.
18 July 2014 | 11:33 pm

Brandon Ingram was just one of the guys, as difficult as that may be given the senior stands at 6-foot-9 and sports a 7-4 wing span.
18 July 2014 | 12:07 pm

As Giles, a 6-foot-10, 215-pound junior from Winston-Salem, moved up and down the court at the Nike EYBL Peach Jam, coaches spoke in hushed tones among themselves.
18 July 2014 | 5:03 am

Luke Kennard is a 6-foot-5 shooting guard who averaged 40 points, 10.4 rebounds, four assists and two steals as a high school junior last season in Ohio.
18 July 2014 | 12:47 am

There was only a single game scheduled Wednesday evening in the Nike EYBL Finals, which is why most of the college basketball world's heaviest hitters were scouting tournaments in other parts of the country.
17 July 2014 | 11:11 pm

Recruiting during the month of July tends to focus on players approaching their senior year of high school and with good reason, as there is just one year separating them from the college level.
17 July 2014 | 10:22 pm

The first day of Nike's Peach Jam is usually pretty tame. Typically, the way it works is that Wednesday is dedicated to the 16-year olds, but with The Family and Team CP3 finding themselves tied in the standings after four EYBL events, it set up a play-in game for the right to continue in the event.
17 July 2014 | 6:27 am

In just over a week, Chaminade's Jayson Tatum will be out west looking to make another select basketball team roster.
16 July 2014 | 3:02 pm

The annual Beach Ball Classic field was announced Tuesday. The tournament takes place Dec. 26-31 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.
16 July 2014 | 5:33 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 LeB…
16 July 2014 | 3:58 am

As it turns out, Friday at the LeBron James Skills Academy was a quick one. Due to injuries and fatigue, Nike decided to cancel the evening session of games meaning there was just one round of games -- with all eight camp teams playing at the same time -- to check out the scene.
15 July 2014 | 5:16 pm

Chase Jeter has been playing very good basketball this summer and the Class of 2015 big man had some added motivation back in June.
12 July 2014 | 6:57 pm

Day 2 of the adidas Unrivaled Camp in Chicago was headlined on Friday by a battle of five-star big men as a who's who of blueblood college basketball head coaches looked on.
12 July 2014 | 3:11 pm

July in the recruiting world is all about peaking at the right time. While the spring portion of the grassroots basketball season is big for dictating rankings and developing skills, July is the time when scholarships are earned and reputations are cemented.
12 July 2014 | 12:19 am

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11 July 2014 | 7:11 pm

Mar 9, 2014; College Park, MD, USA; Maryland Terrapins head coach Mark Turgeon talks with his bench against the Virginia Cavaliers at Comcast Center.
11 July 2014 | 5:09 pm

Although the inagural adidas Unrivaled camp began at the Quest Multiplex in Chicago a day after Reebok and LeBron on Thursday, there were still plenty of talented players and coaches on display throughout the day.
11 July 2014 | 2:47 pm

Usually July is the hectic month for prep basketball prospects, but Las Vegas Bishop Gorman senior power forward star Chase Jeter went through a crazy June.
11 July 2014 | 12:13 pm

Randy Edsall and Maryland football have been on quite the run recently, grabbing more than a dozen commits in the past two months and generally killing it on the recruiting trail.
11 July 2014 | 1:50 am

One of the best individual matchups of the first day of action at the LeBron James Skills Academy was the one consisting of five-star 2015 prospects Henry Ellenson and Ivan Rabb.
10 July 2014 | 11:18 pm

Syracuse's Jim Boeheim and North Carolina's Roy Williams are both recruiting Harry Giles, a highly-rated recruit in the 2016 class.
10 July 2014 | 3:44 pm

Nate Fowler, Luke Kennard share AAU bond through years Nate Fowler, Luke Kennard share AAU bond through years Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1lUMDIO If Fowler, the Moeller senior 6-foot-9 center, ever needs a reminder, his family has a collage of photos and accomplishments the…
9 July 2014 | 9:27 pm

Basketball and track standout Wally Ellenson made headlines a few years ago during his high school days.
5 July 2014 | 3:49 am