Thursday, October 23, 2014

10/23-25 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
http://cityofbasketballlove.com/2014/10/8eye-classic-preview/
8eye Classic taking place on Friday. Malachi Richardson headlines the upperclassmen game. While young targets such as Melo Eggleston, David Beatty, Trevon Duval, Cam Reddish, Jordan Tucker, and Sidney Wilson will all be featured in the underclassmen game.

http://www.newenglandrecruitingreport.com/news/article/3691/Prep-Profile-New-Hampton.php
New Hampton Prep season preview. Look for Tyler Lydon to lead the way as one of their main returning players.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_basketball_recruit_tyler_lydon_weight_height.html
Lydon and his coach talks about what he needs to do to get stronger and gain the proper weight.

http://zagsblog.com/articles/recruiting-roundup-weekend-visits-tidbits-4/
Thomas Bryant visiting Indiana once again along with several of his teammates.

http://cityofbasketballlove.com/2014/10/2014-8eye-classic-notebook/
8eye Classic recap. 2017 Guards Trevon Duval, David Beatty, and 2018 PF Naz Reid all mentioned.




Daily Updates
Tyler Lydon ‏@Tyler_Lydon14 4m4 minutes ago
Off to cuse for my official [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

Eric Hampford @3ricHampford 5 minutes ago
2017 SG David Beatty of Archbishop Carroll (PA) playing aggressive early. Great frame for a sophomore.
 
Eric Hampford @3ricHampford 5 minutes ago
Nazi Reid is an intimidating presence with a high skill set for a 6'9" freshman. The Roselle Catholic (NJ) big already holds a UConn offer.
 
Josh Stirn @Josh_Stirn 5 minutes ago
In Philly for the 8Eye Classic...2018 6'9 forward Naz Reid putting on a show so far. Insane talent.
 
CourtCred @courtcred 16 minutes ago
Even though they r playing on different teams right now, Roselle Catholic Duo of Nazreon Reid & Aaron Clarke impressing early
 
Josh Stirn @Josh_Stirn 16 minutes ago
2017 6'3 guard David Beatty (Carroll) stands out on a court of great athletes. Explosive slasher that could be a great defender as well.
 
Brian Flinn @BFlinnHoops 15 minutes ago
2017 G David Beatty is an unreal slasher. good speed and power and fantastic body control.
 
Brian Flinn @BFlinnHoops 11 minutes ago
In a game that it filled with potential high major recruits, Nazreon Reid has been the best player in the underclassmen game
 
Eric Hampford @3ricHampford 10 minutes ago
There's not a chance that Nazreon Reid isn't one of the 10 best kids right now in the 2018 class. Potential is off the charts too!
 
Randy Miller @R_Miller12 8 minutes ago
This dude Nazreon Reid should easy have 10 blocks by the end of this game.
 
Eric Hampford @3ricHampford 4 minutes ago
David Beatty has played incredibly well on the offensive end tonight. Really turning into a complete scorer. Showing complete arsenal.

Eric Hampford @3ricHampford 22 minutes ago
MVP's for the 2nd annual All-Star Game are David Beatty & Damon Wall, who had a big game on the offensive end. Strong attacker.
 
Josh Stirn @Josh_Stirn 40 minutes ago
Big fan of sophomore Eric Ayala's game. Very strong attacking downhill but also has a great feel and jumper from the perimeter.

AllMetroHoops @ehoopsshowcase  ·  13 minutes ago
2017 G David Beatty showed his usual explosiveness and energy early at
 
Eric Hampford @3ricHampford  ·  1 hour ago
Archbishop Carroll (PA) 2017 SG David Beatty back at it again today. Man he has major bounce. Good strength too.
 
c Hampford @3ricHampford  ·  1 hour ago
6'10" St. Andrews (DE) 2017 post Zach Kent going to become a very good player in the next few years. Late bloomer.
 
Eric Hampford @3ricHampford  ·  27 minutes ago
2018 G Cameron Reddish is special. The Haverford School (PA) 6'5" prospect is an elite kid in the class. Such good feel.
 
Brian Flinn @BFlinnHoops  ·  16 minutes ago
2017 wing Melo Eggleston continues to impress. He's become more consistent from beyond the arc in the past few months. So much upside.

AllMetroHoops @ehoopsshowcase 8 minutes ago
2017 G Eric Ayala plays with great pace, gets whatnhe wants on the offensive end. Can shoot it deep, pull-up, finishes with both hamds
 
Eric Hampford @3ricHampford 15 minutes ago
2017 PG Eric Ayala just had the gym in a frenzy with his ball skills. Kid gets to the rim at will and finishes well.

Jerry Meyer @jerrymeyer247 7 hours ago
2017 6-6 wing Aaron Cash is a 4-star quality prospect

Eric Hampford @3ricHampford  ·  41 minutes ago
The ceiling is so high for 2017 SF Melo Eggleston of Clinton Christian (MD), it's hard to imagine how good he can be if he puts the work in.
 
Dinos Trigonis @trigonis30  ·  4 hours ago 
Really impressed with the smooth, all-round game of elite 6-5 2018 WF Cameron Reddish (Haverford/PA)
 
Dinos Trigonis @trigonis30  ·  4 hours ago
Really like the skill set of 6-10 2017 C Zach Kent (St. Andrews/Middletown DE)
 
Dinos Trigonis @trigonis30  ·  4 hours ago
6-8 2017 Melo Eggleston (St. Francis/ Baltimore MD) runs the floor in transition as well any SO WF I've seen in that class.

Monday, October 20, 2014

10/20-22 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_basketball_recruit_moustapha_diagne_suffers_broken_bone_in_right_thumb.html
Moustapha Diagne fractures his right thumb. He should be able to recover fully when the season starts.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_basketball_recruit_moustapha_diagne_deals_with_his_fathers_death.html
Diagne deals with the sudden death of his father.

http://zagsblog.com/articles/thomas-bryant-visits-indiana-could-take-2-more-trips/
Thomas Bryant could visit 2 more schools after completing his Indiana visit.

http://syracuse.scout.com/2/1471126.html (members)
2017 Guard Trevon Duval has SU at the top of his list after recent visit.

http://syracuse.scout.com/2/1471125.html (members)
2017 Wing Melo Eggleston recaps his recent visit to SU.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_recruit_matthew_moyer_bonds_with_future_and_potential_teammates_at_oran.html#incart_river
Matt Moyer gets to bond with futurn teammates and other recruiting targets during his recent visit to SU.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/tyler_lydon_syracuse_basketball_recruit_is_a_confessed_country_boy_spurred_by_co.html
Nice profile on Tyler Lydon and his background.

http://syracuse.scout.com/2/1471755.html
2018 G/F Cam Reddish details his SU Midnight Madness visit and has SU at the top of his list in the early goings.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/cameron_reddish_class_of_2018_recruit_and_national_basketball_invitee_praises_or.html#comments
More info on Reddish on his background and overall game.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/tyler_lydons_syracuse_basketball_roots_surface_in_his_familys_love_of_orange.html#incart_more_sports
Lydon breaks down his recruitment and his family expresses joy on his commitment to SU.

http://hoopdreamsmag.com/?p=8901
2017 PG Marcus Zegarowski, MCW's younger brother gets noted for his standout performance.



Daily Updates
13m:On Sedee Keita ": Keita is VERY impressive here. Shown ability to run the floor, handle the ball, finish & step out on perimeter"

Trevon Duval @DatGuy_Trey 58 minutes ago
I had a great time at Syracuse this weekend



-Matt Moyer, Melo Eggleston, and Cam Reddish all informed me that they had enjoyed their visit to SU for Midnight Madness.

Shun Williams @OntheRadarHoops 48 minutes ago
Syracuse will be in to see 2016 PG Kobi Simmons of St. Francis (GA)

Adam Zagoria @AdamZagoria 18 minutes ago
2015 G Tyus Battle visits Duke this weekend for MM


Highlights

Malik Zachery latest highlights


Matt Moyer fall mix

Thursday, October 16, 2014

10/16-17 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
http://zagsblog.com/articles/recruiting-roundup-midnight-madness-coming-to-kentucky-syracuse-memphis-uconn-st-johns-georgetown-more/
Early preview of some of the players that are expected to attend SU's Midnight Madness.

http://247sports.com/Article/Hoop-Exchange-Florida-Fall-Festival-Standouts-32040012
2016 PG Howard Washington noted for his play at the Hoop Exchange Florida Fall Festival.

http://www.sportingnews.com/ncaa-basketball/story/2014-10-15/vj-king-offers-recruitment-muhlenberg-shootout-hair-bolden-corey-manigault
2016 Wing VJ King update and Frank Howard is noted for his standout play recently.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_basketballs_orange_madness_details_on_selfies_student_dunks_legends.html
More details on SU's upcoming Midnight Madness.

http://scouthoops.scout.com/story/1458350-1-on-1-with-class-of-2017-devin-gilmore?s=75
2017 SG/SF Devin Gilmore claims an offer from SU.

http://scouthoops.scout.com/2/1464183.html
2017 Wing Aaron Cash mentions early interest from SU.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/moustapha_diagne_journey_senegal_syracuse_basketball_team.html#incart_river
Great article about Moustapha Diagne's journey from Senegal to SU.

http://insider.espn.go.com/blog/ncbrecruiting/on-the-trail/post?id=11911 (members)
Malachi Richardson noted as one of the top 5 shooters in the 2015 class.

http://www.sportingnews.com/ncaa-basketball/story/2014-10-17/trevon-duval-syracuse-orange-nate-pierre-louis-uconn-huskies
2017 St. Benedict's guards Trevon Duval and Nate Pierre-Louis have early interest from SU. Duval will be attending SU's Midnight Madness tonight.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_recruit_senegal_native_moustapha_diagne_working_on_his_game.html
Diagne's HS coach talks about him improving his overall offensive game.


Midnight Madness Visit List
2015
Malachi Richardson
Moustapha Diagne

2016
Matt Moyer

2017
Melo Eggleston
Jordan Tucker
Trevon Duval

2018
Cam Reddish


Daily Updates
Brian Flinn @BFlinnHoops 3 hours ago
Trevon Duval has gotten better since this summer. The 2017 G put up points with ease tonight.

Matthew moyer @ballout4ever 5 minutes ago
Seeing the future teammates and this weekend

Sunday, October 12, 2014

10/12-13 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
http://zagsblog.com/articles/recruiting-roundup-rawle-alkins-wins-mvp-at-sharette-dixon-talks-visits-desure-buie-cuts-to-3-aiken-adds-illinois-offer-will-visit-maryland-duval-tucker-to-visit-syracuse/
2017 prospects Trevon Duval and Jordan Tucker plan on visiting SU for their Midnight Madness event and also say that they can see themselves playing at SU eventually.

http://www.allmetrohoops.com/index.php/recruiting-news/87-news-articles/332-saturday-at-john-lucas-midwest-invitational
Matt Moyer noted as a day one standout at the John Lucas Midwest Invitational.

http://zagsblog.com/missouri/thomas-bryant-enjoys-mizzou-eyeing-springtime-decision/
Thomas Bryant enjoys his visit to Mizzou and is leaning towards a spring time decision.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/tyus_battle_coveted_class_of_2016_guard_enjoyed_syracuse_visit_it_went_about_as.html#incart_river
Tyus Battle's Father says that their recent visit to SU went as well as it could've went.

http://www.hardwoodinsiders.com/2014/10/sharette-dixon-recap/
2017 targets Trevon Duval and Sidney Wilson noted for their play in the Sharette Dixon Classic underclassmen game.

http://scouthoops.scout.com/2/1463098.html
2017 target DJ Harvey noted as one of the top overall performers at the John Lucas Midwest Invitational.

http://syracuse.scout.com/story/1463367-battle-sees-a-different-side-of-syracuse?s=185
Battle talks about his SU visit experience.



Daily Updates
Rodger Bohn@rodgerbohn · 22 hours ago
recruit Matthew Moyer has really filled out and has LOT more confidence looking to score on block.
 
Rodger Bohn@rodgerbohn · 2 hours ago
Cameron Reddish w/couple NBA moves.Scary potential as 6'5 combo in '18.Elite shot creator.
 
Evan Daniels@EvanDaniels · 2 hours ago
There aren't many wings in 2017 better than DJ Harvey. Bucket getter out of . Consistently makes pull-ups.
 
Evan Daniels@EvanDaniels · 43 minutes ago
DJ Harvey hasn't missed a shot all morning ... At least not when I've been watching.
 
Corey Evans@coreyevans_10 · 5 hours ago
Guy that really impressed with physical and skill developments yesterday-2017 DeMatha wing DJ Harvey. Handles, quickness, athleticism there
 
Corey Evans@coreyevans_10 · 44 minutes ago
Gotta put DJ Harvey in top 5 performers of camp along with Matt Coleman and Rodney Miller at the
 
Courtside Films@CourtsideFilms · Oct 11
Matthew Moyer and Derek Funderburk outta Ohio tightening up handle and agility in drills finishing with authority- gettin comfy with rims
 
Courtside Films@CourtsideFilms · 18 hours ago
Syracuse bound Matthew Moyer is eatin out here at the Lucas Camp
 
Courtside Films@CourtsideFilms · 1 hour ago
DJ Harvey (2017) was outstanding at showed great ball handling and confidence in his jump shot. Absolutely gettin buckets

Eric Hampford@3ricHampford · 1 minute ago
Getting a good look at 2016 wing V.J. King. Fantastic size at about 6'6" plus long limbs. Fantastic body control.
 
Eric Hampford@3ricHampford · 3 minutes ago
I've always liked the way 2017 PG Aaron Thompson plays. Excellent feel & can get anywhere on the floor.

Eric Hampford@3ricHampford · 1 hour ago
Watching 2016 Paul VI (VA) wing V.J. King work off-the-dribble is a thing of beauty. So smooth.

Eric Hampford@3ricHampford · 51 minutes ago
Syracuse commit Franklin Howard is cooking right now from the perimeter. Looking very bouncy too.

Team Swerve @TeamSwerve3  ·  19 hours ago
Malik Zachery just dropped in 32 points in Men's League in downtown Syracuse...keep working young man!

Melo Eggleston✈ @LocalCeleb_  ·  2 hours ago         
Great visit by Syracuse man, it was very well, I'm thankful you stopped by...My boy GMAC
 




Highlights 

Matt Moyer John Lucas Midwest Invitational mix.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

10/7-10 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
http://scouthoops.scout.com/2/1460023.html
2017 Target Trevon Duval noted as a standout at the Team USA Junior mini-camp.

http://scouthoops.scout.com/2/1460492.html
2017 target DJ Harvey noted as a standout at the Team USA Junior mini-camp.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_legends_will_take_the_court_during_orange_madness_on_oct_17.html
SU officially announces their Midnight Madness taking place on October 17th.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_basketball_recruit_tyler_lydon_sprained_ankle_dims_usa_camp_other_insig.html#incart_river
Update on Tyler Lydon.



Daily Updates

Evan Daniels @EvanDaniels 1 minute ago
Point guards Jaylen Hands, Matt Coleman & Trevon Duval were standouts to me this weekend at . All have extra gears with their speed.

Andrew Slater @ASlater247 Oct 5
Standouts at the were Moustapha Heron, Ty Jerome, Melo Eggleston, Rawle Alkins, Sid Wilson, Isaiah Washington & Nate Pierre-Louis

Adam Zagoria @AdamZagoria 3 hours ago
2016 G Tyus Battle and 2015 Syracuse commit Malachi Richardson will be at Syracuse this weekend for the FSU game
Highlights
Malachi Richardson recent workout.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

10/2-3 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/tyus_battle_ranked_no_14_overall_on_espns_top_60_class_of_2016_list_will_visit_s.html
Tyus Battle's dad talks about SU and future plans.

http://scouthoops.scout.com/2/1458257.html
Keep an eye on 2017 Forward Daniel Mading.

http://www.syracuse.com/orangebasketball/index.ssf/2014/10/syracuse_extends_scholarship_offer_to_top_20_recruit_in_2016_class.html
SU offers 2016 SF VJ King.

http://www.wiseeyesports.com/my-world-2017-pg-malik-zachery-2/
2017 PG Malik Zachery third blog entry.

http://www.givengobasketball.com/nys-top-24-recruiting-notes
2017 recent offer Jordan Tucker noted as one of the standouts at the NY24 event last weekend.

http://zagsblog.com/articles/thomas-bryant-postpones-indiana-visit-mizzou-up-next/
Thomas Bryant reschedules his visit to Indiana. His coach says SU, IU, and Mizzou are the main schools currently involved.

http://zagsblog.com/articles/sharette-dixon-rosters-set-for-oct-11/
Rosters for the Sharette Dixon Classic taking place October 11th. Notables are 2017 targets Jordan Tucker and Trevon Duval.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

9/25-30 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
http://ottosgrove.com/so-whats-the-deal-with-jamal-murray/
Theories on why Jamal Murray has not received an offer from SU yet.

https://rivals.yahoo.com/basketballrecruiting/basketball/recruiting/rankings/rank-3574
Rivals 2017 top 25. Notables are 3)Vanderbilt, 7)Bowen, 9)Duval, 13)Walker, 17)Harvey, 20)Tucker.

northpolehoops.com/2014/09/25/christian-david-filipino-canadian-star-making/#.VCRYGa8pDJt
Keep an eye on this 2017 Canadian SG Christian David.

http://zagsblog.com/articles/battle-to-visit-syracuse-florida-after-boeheim-donovans-visits/
Tyus Battle plans to visit SU October 11th.

http://syracuse.scout.com/story/1457859-syracuse-has-visit-with-5-star-battle
Battle's Father recaps the visit SU had with his son.

http://syracuse.scout.com/story/1457886-tucker-puts-syracuse-in-top-group-after-offer?s=185
2017 G/F Jordan Tucker talks about his recent offer from SU.


Daily Updates
Dean Francis @OttoWorld365  ·  3 hours ago
G/F Jordan Tucker becomes the first 2017 prospect to be offered by SU.