Monday, June 15, 2015

6/15-17 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
2016 Guard Kevin Huerter, 2017 Guard Hamidou Diallo, and 2018 F/C Naz Reid all noted for their standout play at day two of the Rumble in the Bronx tourney.
2017 Center prospects Mohamed Bamba and Nick Richards noted as top performers at the Nike Elite 100 Camp.
Richards states in an interview that he might visit SU this summer.
2017 PG Malik Zachery transferring to St. Benedict's Prep.
2017 PG Quade Green the latest 2017 recruit to receive an offer from SU.
Rivals 2018 prospects to watch this summer. SF Louis King and Cam Reddish listed.

Daily Twitter Updates
Evan Daniels @EvanDaniels 4 hours ago                          
In December, Mohamed Bamba was rated as a 5 star. He's made advancements since. Bamba was arguably best prospect at Nike Elite 100.

Evan Daniels @EvanDaniels 4 hours ago                          
Mohamed Bamba was measured at 6'11" with a 7'8" wingspan and a ridiculous 9'5" standing reach. Average pre-draft reach for C's? 9'1.2
Corey Evans @coreyevans_10 3 hours ago
Top five standouts from Nike Top 100? Mohammed Bamba, Billy Preston, Nick Richards, Jordan Poole, & Brandon Rachal all separated themselves

Josh Verlin @jmverlin 17 minutes ago
Neumann-Goretti/Team Final 2017 C Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree tells me Syracuse called him today.
Michael Porter Jr. @m1chael_porter 42 minutes ago                                            
Offer from Syracuse! ��
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit 23 minutes ago
Team Melo F Chris Orlina () picks up interest from Syracuse.
Pat Lawless @GiveNGobball 10 minutes ago
Quade Green, a class of 2017 PG playing for We R1 (DE), just picked up an offer from Syracuse.

Rivals Nation @RivalsNation 4 hours ago
2017 with calls today from George Washington, Dayton, Syracuse, Texas, Pittsburgh, Providence, Xavier, & St. Joes

Eric Hampford @3ricHampford 14 minutes ago
Tre Duval is cooking right now. Looks more explosive than my last viewing. Electric scorer with playmaking ability.
Courtside Films @CourtsideFilms 12 minutes ago
Trevon Duval was unguardable in his 1st game - was dunking everything & droppin dimes left and right
Courtside Films @CourtsideFilms 46 seconds ago
Mohamed Bamba displayed an incredible motor generating massive blocks and second chance opportunities

Reggie Rankin @ReggieRankin 10 minutes ago Charlottesville, VA
Love the playmaking of Trevon Duval. Competes and attacks also very unselfish. Terrific combo guard.

Rob Harrington @Rob_Harrington 12 minutes ago
2017 guard Hamidou Diallo having a very nice game. Excellent touch and body control.
Jerry Meyer @jerrymeyer247 12 minutes ago
Hamidou Diallo has some Antonio Blakeney to him. Electric athlete/scorer.
Courtside Films @CourtsideFilms 9 minutes ago
Hamidou Diallo () playing very well on both sides of the ball, constantly looking to get buckets in transition.

Eric Bossi @ebosshoops 8 minutes ago
Jethro Tshishumpa a man defending the low post right now. Matthew Moyer with a couple of nice drives to the rim.
Eric Bossi @ebosshoops 5 minutes ago
Moyer with a nice dunk in transition. Looks for the camera to stare down but they are all up above him in the seating area.

Eric Hampford @3ricHampford 8 minutes ago
Jordan Tucker having a good showing so far this session. Ball skills he has at 6'7" are impressive. Shot maker.
Donna Ditota @DonnaDitota1 10 minutes ago
Matthew Moyer is having quite a game this evening. He's putting on a dunking, rebounding, passing performance at the NBPA Top 100.

Courtside Films @CourtsideFilms 36 minutes ago
Syracuse commit Matthew Moyer () playing well - Showing great ball handling & the usual monster dunks
Eric Bossi @ebosshoops 34 minutes ago
Trevon Duval looks terrific early after a great spring. Should be in convo for top PG in 2017 class.
Jerry Meyer @jerrymeyer247 26 minutes ago
Really thinking Trevon Duval has the quickest between the legs dribble either direction that I've scouted in 11 years. @NextUpRecruits 26 minutes ago
2017 G Treyvon Duval () is one of the most impressive guards in this .
HoopSeen @hoopseen 24 minutes ago
Matthew Moyer getting easy looks because Sasha KIlleya-Jones is making it simple for him. Two bigs working well together.

Justin Young @JustinDYoung 22 minutes ago
Trevon Duval could run for president after tonight, I think.
Justin Young @JustinDYoung 21 minutes ago
The thing I like about Trevon Duval is this: He keeps the afterburners at bay. Only uses burst when needed. Play-making expert. @NextUpRecruits 3 minutes ago
2017 6'4 G is impressive on both ends of the floor. Attacking the basketball on one end & getting deflections on the other.

Corey Evans @coreyevans_10 2 minutes ago
Was highly impressed with Alterique Gilbert to finish off his outing tonight. Energy and ball pressure can take over for spurts at a time

Justin Young @JustinDYoung 48 minutes ago
My top 3 performers tonight at the are: Markelle Fultz, Trevon Duval and Shamorie Ponds.
Here is a name to remember: 2017 G Hamidou Diallo.After watching tonight we wouldn't be surprised to see his stock continue to rise, a lot.
Corey Evans @coreyevans_10 3 hours ago
Walking away today, hard to not be impressed by Frank Jackson, Jethro Tshishumpa, Xavier Simpson, Trevon Duval, and Javin DeLaurier
Evan Daniels @EvanDaniels 3 hours ago Charlottesville, VA
Often times underclassmen struggle at NBPA. Not the case for 2017 Hamidou Diallo. Arguably best guard today. Has a mid-range game. Athlete.
Jeff Borzello @jeffborzello 3 hours ago
Hamidou Diallo has been so impressive today. Just finds ways to score. Pull-ups, getting to the rim. Few wasted dribbles.

Frank Howard season highlights.

Trevon Duval TOP 100 Camp Day One highlights.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

6/9-12 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
2016 PG Kobi Simmons noted for his play at the Adidas Euro Camp.
Simmons among the elite PG's in the 2016 class.
ESPN 2016 Top 100 updated rankings. Notables are 6)Kobi Simmons, 23)Alterique Gilbert, 33)Juwan Durham, 48)James Bank, 51)Matthew Moyer, 73)Kevin Huerter, 83)Sedee Keita, 91)Taurean Thompson.
Update on 2016 Guard Kevin Huerter.
ESPN 2017 Top 60 updated rankings. Notables are 2)Michael Porter Jr, 10)Mohammed Bamba, 11)Nick Richards, 12)Lonnie Walker, 13)Trevon Duval, 28)Jordan Tucker, 30)Hamidou Diallo.
ESPN 2018 Top 25 debut rankings. Notables are 7)Naz Reid, 8)Cam Reddish.
Rivals spring stock boosters. 2016 guard Kevin Huerter and 2016 center Taurean Thompson listed.
NBPA Top 100 Camp roster list. The camp takes place the 16th-21st. Notables included in 2016 are Matt Moyer, Al Gilbert, Kobi Simmons, Sedee Keita, James Banks, and Taurean Thompson. 2017 Trevon Duval, Jordan Tucker, Michael Porter Jr, and Mo Bamba.
More recap on Simmons from the Adidas Euro Camp.

Daily Twitter Updates
CourtCred @courtcred 20 hours ago
Thru the 1st set of drills Billy Preston, Jordan Tucker, PJ Washington, Ira Lee, Wyatt & Kris Wilkes, Shareef Oneal look good
CourtCred @courtcred 16 hours ago
Day one of Elite 100 is in the books. Half day full of drills and one full game. Standouts...Mohamed Bamba, Chris Lykes, Darius Banks

Alex Kline @TheRecruitScoop 5 minutes ago
2016 Atlanta Celtics (GA) PF James Banks is extremely active & does a great job of creating mismatches w/ his length/speed

Alex Kline @TheRecruitScoop 3 minutes ago
2016 ATL Celtics (GA) PG Kobi Simmons sees the play before it happens. Rare breed of height/athleticism/playmaking ability


Frank Howard Senior season mixtape.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

6/2-7 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
2016 Center Taurean Thompson proves to be a big man on the rise at the Pangos All American Camp.
2017 Forward Michael Porter Jr noted as a standout at the Mary Kline Classic. (members)
2017 G/F Lonnie Walker talks about the development in his game and his recent offers from Indiana and Nova. (members)
2016 PG Howard Washington talks the latest about his recruitment. Wake Forest, Xavier, and Butler seems to standout at this point for him.
2017 Guard Trevon Duval considered to be one of the top three guards seen this spring overall.
2016 Center James Banks talks about the development of his game.
Scouting report on recent 2018 offer Naz Reid, from the U16 USA training camp."Low"&start=0
Scout Top 100 updated rankings. Notables 5)Kobi Simmons, 22)Juwan Durham, 42)Alterique Gilbert, 63)Kevin Huerter, 71)James Banks, 77)Taurean Thompson, 87)Matthew Moyer
2018 Target Cam Reddish talks about his Team USA U16 Camp experience.
Mutual interest has been shown between SU and Providence 7'2 Center transfer Paschal Chukwu.

Daily Twitter Updates
Evan Daniels @EvanDaniels 15 hours ago Kentucky, USA
James Banks, a top 100 big man in the 2016 class, tells Scout he is currently on an unofficial visit to Kentucky,
Team Swerve @TeamSwerve3 55 minutes ago
Albany City Rocks move on to the championship of the Boston Shootout beating BABC behind 23 points from PG Malik Zachery


Alterique Gilbert EYBL mix.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

5/28-31 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps (members)
2016 PG Alterique Gilbert talks about his final five schools and plans to make a few visits in June. (members)
2016 C Taurean Thompson talks about his new offers and interest since emerging on the national scene this spring.
Brian Snow from Scout mentions Kevin Huerter as a player having a strong spring.
2017 247 Top 75 rankings. 12)Trevon Duval, 23)Mohammed Bamba, 28)Jordan Tucker, 33)Hamidou Diallo, 35)Nick Richards, 42)Melo Eggleston, 52)Kimani Lawrence, 57)Zach Kent.
2016 Cuse commit Matthew Moyer will be playing in the Frankie Williams Charity Classic on Friday in Greenburgh, NY. Other notable targets in the game includes Jordan Tucker, Mohammed Bamba.
An update on 2017 Center Nick Richards recruitment and the slow process that he wants to take in choosing a school.
2017 Guards Trevon Duval and Hamidou Diallo noted as standouts at the recent Under Armour event.
Preview of the Cuse committed players and targets participating in the Mary Kline Classic on Saturday. Moustapha Diagne, Matthew Moyer, Jordan Tucker, and Trevon Duval are some of the headliners.
Mo Bamba leads the way with 25pts, 12rbs, and 7blks in the Frankie Williams Classic.
Moyer talks about moving on to prep school.
Diagne finishes with 12 points in the Mary Kline Classic.
2018 Targets Cam Reddish and Naz Reid noted for their performances and upside at the Team USA U16 trials.
Cuse commits shine at the Mary Kline Classic.
2016 Center target Taurean Thompson noted as a standout at the Pangos Camp.

Cuse Targets Nike EYBL and Under Armour Stats
Alterique Gilbert 5 games-10.6 PPG, 34% FG 20-59 overall, 29% 3PT 7-24 overall, 46% FT 6-13 overall, 6.8 APG, 5.2 RPG, 2.2 SPG.

Kevin Huerter 3 games-16.6 PPG, 55% FG 18-33 overall, 48% 3PT 12-25 overall, 4.3 APG, 4 RPG, 2.3 SPG.

Taurean Thompson 5 games-11.6 PPG, 58% FG 25-43 overall, 5.8 RPG, 2.2 BPG.

Sedee Keita 3 games-4.6 PPG, 41% FG 5-12 overall, 5.6 RPG, 1 BPG.

Howard Washington 5 games-11.4 PPG, 43% FG 21-49 overall, 45% 3PT 9-20 overall, 5.2 RPG, 4.2 APG.

Lonnie Walker 5 games-16.6 PPG, 50% FG 31-62 overall, 51% 3PT 16-31 overall, 50% FT 5-10 overall, 3 RPG.

Jordan Tucker 5 games-14.2 PPG, 40% FG 24-60 overall, 44% 3PT 21-48 overall, 6.2 RPG.

Nick Richards 3 games-10.3 PPG, 50% FG 14-28 overall, 5.3 RPG, 1.6 BPG.

Hamidou Diallo 4 games-15.7 PPG, 43% FG 18-42 overall, 35% 3PT 8-23 overall, 68% FT 19-28 overall, 3.7RPG.

Trevon Duval 4 games-19.2 PPG, 38% FG 27-70 overall, 0% 3PT 0-12 overall, 69% FT 23-33 overall, 5.7 APG, 2.7 RPG, 1.7 SPG.

Daily Twitter Updates
Jeff Borzello @jeffborzello 39 minutes ago
Once he becomes more assertive, 2018 wing Cameron Reddish is going to be terrific. Very talented, smooth, can do it all on O.

Josh Gershon @JoshGershon 51 minutes ago
Strong performance tonight at USA 16u by 2018 center Nazreon Reid. Good size at 6-9, wide shoulders, long arms, athletic & plays very hard.

Jerry Meyer @jerrymeyer247 4 minutes ago
5 men at USA 16U trials - Wendell Carter tops. 2018 Nazreon Reid could be something. Connor Vanover is a difference maker as a 7-3 2018.

Syracuse Basketball @syrbasketball 2 minutes ago
Matthew Moyer is on a roll. Three straight dunks.
Syracuse Basketball @syrbasketball 3 minutes ago
Half at Syracuse commit Matthew Moyer has 12 points. Team high. Leads 64-56.
Adam Zagoria @AdamZagoria 8 minutes ago West Orange, NJ
Syracuse is getting a bouncy athletic high-rising dunker in 6-8 2016 Matthew Moyer

Adam Zagoria @AdamZagoria 2 hours ago West Orange, NJ
2017 Stepinac wing Jordan Tucker says he enjoyed his recent visit to St. John's w/ 2016 G & likes Chris Mullin

Adam Zagoria @AdamZagoria 9 minutes ago West Orange, NJ
Hearing 6-10 2016 Taurean Thompson is playing well at Pangos. Recent entry to NBA Top 100 Camp.
Josh Verlin @jmverlin 9 minutes ago
Been a year since I've seen Matt Moyer play. 2016 'Cuse commit has really improved his handle.

Syracuse Basketball @syrbasketball 5 hours ago
Syracuse commit Moustapha Diagne with 10 first-half points in . He had 8 in second quarter.
Syracuse Basketball @syrbasketball 5 hours ago
Syracuse recruit Moustapha Diagne finishes with 12 points on 6-of-8 shooting in Mary Kline Classic. Did the best with what he was given.

Eric Bossi @ebosshoops 58 minutes ago
Motor on Taurean Thompson goes non stop. Had tremendous Spring with Playaz Basketball Club and has been good here.
Geoff @GeoffTPI 11 minutes ago Carson, CA
Mohammed Bamba '17 is playing well. He's shooting 3's, finishing around the basket & talking on D.

Geoff @GeoffTPI 1 hour ago Culver City, CA
6"10 Taurean Thompson '16 had a good showing. Finished around the rim and ran the floor.

Jeff Borzello @jeffborzello 6 hours ago
Mohamed Bamba is ridiculous. Will be among the elite of the elite in 2017 when all is said and done.


Hamidou Diallo UAA mixtape.

Sunday, May 24, 2015

5/24-26 News and Notes

Articles and Recaps
2017 Guard Hamidou Diallo noted as a day one standout at the Under Armour event.
2017 Wing Sidney Wilson noted for his standout performance day one at the UAA.
2017 Guard Trevon Duval noted for his standout performance day two at the UAA.
Diallo scores a game high 22pts in defeat.
Diallo scores a game high 20pts and 8rbs in defeat.
2017 Guard Trevon Duval scores 11pts in defeat.
Duval scores a game high 24pts and 5ast in defeat.
Duval scores a game high 23pts, 7rbs, and 6ast in a victory against Hamidou Diallo's NY Jayhawks squad. Diallo finished with 12pts.
Duval scores 19pts and 9ast in a victory. 2016 Center Sedee Keita chips in with 8pts and 7rbs.
2017 Wing Sidney Wilson scores a team high 21pts in a victory.
2016 PG Alterique Gilbert scores 7pts and 9ast in a 20pt win.
2018 SF Louis King is noted for his upside and high level potential. King is the first member in the 2018 class to have received an offer from SU.
2016 Targets Kevin Huerter, Howard Washington, Taurean Thompson, and 2017 SG Lonnie Walker all noted as top performers at the EYBL final regular season session this weekend.
2017 Guard Hamidou Diallo talks about his recruitment currently.
Top 5 2018 PF Naz Reid receives an offer from SU.

Daily Twitter Updates
Courtside Films @CourtsideFilms  ·  20 minutes ago
Hamidou Diallo is out here ballin, 2 deep threes, lobs in transition & getting to the line in first half for NY Jayhawks
CourtCred @courtcred  ·  33 minutes ago
Ok, Someone call 911 NY JayHawks Hamidou Diallo just caught a body!!!!
Eric Bossi @ebosshoops  ·  14 minutes ago
Trevon Duval and Markelle Fultz at going back and forth with each other making elite level plays. If Duval gets into lane forget it.
Evan Daniels @EvanDaniels  ·  3 hours ago
Hamidou Diallo is a very gifted 2017 guard. Has some combo to him. Has good form & range on his shot. Very good athlete. Lot of upside. @ThePrepInsiders  ·  3 hours ago
2017 New Heights F Sidney Wilson is far from a finished product which is a scary thought considering how good he is already

HoopSeen @hoopseen  ·  1 hour ago
Cam Reddish has been one of the best 2018's we've seen this year. 6-foot-5 SG gets to the rim at will. @NextUpRecruits  ·  5 minutes ago
Final: IE 85 B&B 55 Justin Thomas 17 pts Quentin Goodin 16 pts 6asst 4rebs Matt Moyer 14 pts 10 Rebs Kyle Guy 9pts 4asst
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  51 minutes ago
Team CP3 G Alterique Gilbert (): 10 PTS, 5 AST, 3 REB, 2 STL vs Lightning
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  46 minutes ago
NY Lightning G Jordan Tucker (): 9 PTS, 7 REB in a win over Team CP3
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  1 hour ago
Expressions Elite C Nick Richards (): 17 PTS, 10 REB, 3 BLK, 2 AST vs Cali Supreme
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  1 hour ago
Albany City Rocks G Howard Washington (): 12 PTS, 6 REB, 5 AST vs Georgia Stars
Pat Lawless @GiveNGobball  ·  9 minutes ago
Class of 2018 Forward Louis King (Sports U) has a very high ceiling. Making an impact playing 17s. 
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  3 minutes ago
NJ Playaz C Taurean Thompson: 20 PTS, 8 REB, 4 BLK vs Playaz
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  2 minutes ago
NY Lightning G Jordan Tucker (): 28 PTS (8-12 3PT), 9 REB, 2 AST in a win vs MeanStreets
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  11 minutes ago
Team CP3 G Alterique Gilbert (): 11 PTS, 5 AST, 3 REB, 2 STL in a win over Jackson
Evan Daniels @EvanDaniels  ·  7 minutes ago
Trevon Duval is an elite point guard in the 2017 class. Has size, length, speed, a strong handle, will create & potential as a defender.
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  3 hours ago
NJ Playaz C Taurean Thompson (): 12 PTS, 7 REB in a win over CIA Bounce

Canadian Ballers @Cdn_Ballers  ·  1 hour ago
2016 6'3" Howard Washington Jr recorded 15 PTS, 5 REB, 3 AST for City Rocks vs Howard Pulley
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  4 minutes ago
NY Lightning G Jordan Tucker (): 13 PTS, 4 REB, 2 AST vs Team Final @NextUpRecruits  ·  1 hour ago
IE led by: Kyle Guy 20 pts Justin Thomas 12 pts Matt Moyer 10pts
Eric Bossi @ebosshoops 12 minutes ago
lot of talk about 2018 Naz Reid and for good reason. However, his teammate 6-6 2018 Louie King is a high end prospect in his own right
Evan Daniels @EvanDaniels 18 minutes ago
Good weekend in New York at the . Kameron McGusty, Billy Preston, Hamidou Diallo & LaGerald Vick all made a major impression.
GymRat CHALLENGE @GymRatCHALLENGE 26 minutes ago
16U- #3 Malik Zachery swishes the 3 to put City Rocks ahead of Team Nation by 28
Mike McAllister @McAllisterScout 12 minutes ago
Syracuse signee Tyler Lydon arrived on campus today to start classes and workouts. Officially part of the program
Scott/Ballislife @BallisLifeCHI  ·  6 hours ago
DUNK OF THE DAY: Syracuse commit Matthew Moyer dunks on his defender!
Corey Evans @coreyevans_10  ·  2 hours ago
Passing skills out of Huerter, Washington, and Rose are top notch. Not going to find a better passing backcourt in
Corey Evans @coreyevans_10  ·  2 hours ago
Not sure what level he is but Howard Washington is just an elite passer. Either hand, swing and whip passes, vision/precision @NextUpRecruits  ·  2 hours ago
Matt Moyer with a catch in the block and big 2 hand dunk finish! @NextUpRecruits  ·  2 hours ago
Matt Moyer with a steal and asst to guy on the finish @NextUpRecruits  ·  1 hour ago
Matt Moyer with the blow by and easy finish at the rim. @NextUpRecruits  ·  1 hour ago
Moyer with another crossover blow by down the middle but this time finishes with the 2 hand exclamation point!
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  1 hour ago
Albany City Rocks G Howard Washington (): 12 PTS, 7 REB, 4 AST, 2 STL in a win vs Takeover
Scott Burgess @scottybscout  ·  16 minutes ago
Alterique Gilbert is one of best PG I've seen this spring. Strong w ball. Great in P/R. Gets to hoop w ease. So athletic. Plus passer.
Scott/Ballislife @BallisLifeCHI  ·  2 hours ago
Indiana Elite wins 2015 Chicago Classic behind Kyle Guy (Virginia), Matt Moyer (Syracuse) & Quentin Goodin.      
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  2 hours ago
Team CP3 G Alterique Gilbert (): 12 PTS, 8 REB, 6 AST, 3 STL in a win over MeanStreets

D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  11 hours ago
Albany City Rocks G Kevin Huerter (): 16 PTS, 4 AST, 4 STL, 2 REB in a win vs Bama

Josh Stirn @Josh_Stirn  ·  23 minutes ago
Kevin Huerter (Albany City Rocks) remains best EYBL player nobody talks about. Exceptional passer, decision maker and shooter at 6'6.
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  3 minutes ago
NY Lightning G Jordan Tucker (): 9 PTS, 10 REB in a win over Jackson
D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  19 minutes ago
Albany City Rocks G Kevin Huerter (): 30 PTS, 5 REB, 4 AST in a win over Stampede

Scott Burgess @scottybscout  ·  55 minutes ago
Alterique Gilbert getting in lane at will. Athletic & strong PG has speed w ball. Finds guys for assists above the rim. J not falling

D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  4 minutes ago
Team CP3 G Alterique Gilbert (): 13 PTS, 9 REB, 9 AST in a win over Team Final

D1 Circuit @D1Circuit  ·  2 hours ago
NJ Playaz C Taurean Thompson: 13 PTS, 6 REB, 2 BLK in a win over Takeover

Trevon Duval UA highlights.