Category Archives: Recruiting

The 2014 Nike Extravaganza Recap

nike extravaganza logoBy Tremaine Hicks,

In high school basketball there are the good and great teams. Many teams are good because they have the best players in the country. Other teams are good because thy have great coaching and chemistry.  Then there are good teams just mainly on reputation. Well what makes determines who are the elite teams in the country. On February 1st Nike held a shootout featuring the best teams and players in the country. The event is called the Nike Extravaganza. It was held at Mater Dei high school a school, which has a tradition of not only winning but also having some of the best players in the country.

High School Prospects who are NBA Ready

Cliff Alexander; Credit - Student Sports

Cliff Alexander; Credit – Student Sports

By Tramaine Hicks,

Before players are able to make their mark on the college stage and NBA stage the players had to start their journey in high school. Players had to demonstrate that they could not only be the best but also be the best in their respective classes. This list provides the best H.S talent in the country. These players have proven and demonstrated why they are the future of college basketball and the NBA.

Top Five Recruits for the Class of 2014

Stanley Johnson; Credit - Adidas

Stanley Johnson; Credit – Adidas

By: Marty Simpkins

This year, we have seen some fantastic freshman playing college basketball. Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Julius Randle have all been living up to expectations.

“Amongst the Giants” Jahlil Okafor: NBA PROSPECT 15

Jahlil Okafor; Credit - Kelly Kline (Getty Images)

Jahlil Okafor; Credit – Kelly Kline (Getty Images)

By Amos Leak,

You never know what someone’s potential is until they actually get there. Based on theory, people never reach their fullest potential.

42nd Annual Holiday Invitational High School Basketball Tournament


By Marty Simpkins,

It was at Needham Broughton High School in Raleigh, North Carolina where the 42nd annual Holiday Invitational was held.,