Saturday, November 1, 2014

Phenom Reports

Scouts Take: 6’7 F Antwan Maxwell Commits to Charleston Southern

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By Jamie Shaw What Maxwell Says On the Fit of the School “Really just the way the school is its a Christan school so it’ll not only help me basketball wise but be a better person!” On the Campus “The campus is really diversed & that also stood out! Everything that i wanted is close by!” What Charleston Southern is ... Read More »

Phenom Hoops Coach K Covers NC Phenom 150

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By Kelvin Mills One To Watch 5’10 Sophomore Mark Billups - Comenius School (Charlotte, NC) Billups has outstanding agility and athleticism. He has innate feel for the game and is in constant motion. Billups is an excellent floor general. He has a great pull up off the dribble, good enough to keep the defense honest. High Flyer 6’4 Sophomore TyShon ... Read More »

Camp Recap: Ron Murphy Covers NC Phenom 150 Pt 2

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By Ron Murphy Phenom Session 2 There were a number of high level players at the Phenom Camp on November 25. National and Regional sites will chatter about the big reputation players that we have all come to recognize by name. I decided to watch games w/o a list of players and to focus on whoever jumped out at me ... Read More »

Camp Report: NC Phenom 150 Session 2 Scoring Leaders

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By Rick Lewis “The Three Dribble Rule = Balanced Scoring” Over the years, showcase and exposure events have trended toward “one on one” basketball with over dribbling while passing became a lost art. If one were to do a survey of the negatives of “showcase/exposure” basketball, ball hogging and selfish play would be the number one complaint. While no camp ... Read More »

Basketball Elite’s James Blackburn Covers NC Phenom 150

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Following the Twitter Coverage of Basketball Elite’s Director of Scouting James Blackburn (@jamesjunior21) DeVonte Shuler (Irmo, 6’2″, 2017) excelled in transition, explosive, and defends #Phenom150 Kristopher Monroe (South Granville, 6’5″, 2017) provided the dunk of the day at the #Phenom150 a big time poster in an afternoon game Josh Handy (North Rowan, 6’4″, 2016) has good length and showed a nice pull-up jumper today ... Read More »

247 Sports Jerry Meyer Covers NC Phenom 150 Session 2

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Following the Twitter Coverage of 247 Sports National Director of Scouting Jerry Meyer (@jerrymeyer247) 2017 6-5 wing Marquis Godwin is a nice looking prospect who shoots it well off the dribble. #NCPhenom150 Have enjoyed watching 2016 6-0 PG Colin Molden. Heady competitor who has game.  #NCPhenom150 Liking 2016 6-10 Stretch Center Jay Huff. Can really shoot w deep range & ... Read More »

Names to Know: 5’9 Sophomore Ra’Shawn Cook (Warhill HS)

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By Frank Bennett Player:    Ra’Shawn Cook Class: Sophomore Height:    5’9 High School      Warhill High School GPA:   3.5 HS Statistics: 4.2 Points 3.5 Assists 1.8 Steals Honors:    Honors English AAU Club Name: Virginia Venom AAU Statistics:    12.3 Points 6.1 Assists 3.3 Steals 2 Boards AAU Coach Evaluation:    Ra’Shawn is a great player with speed and ability to control an ... Read More »

Camp Recap: Ron Murphy Talks NC Phenom 150 Sophomore Guards

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By Ron Murphy The 2017 guards were a huge story coming into camp and they did not disappoint. #168 Blake Harris was efficient in his only game. He was injured on a dunk attempt and did not play after that. #142 Lavar Batts has a change of pace that is nearly un-guardable and he stays in attack mode with the ... Read More »

NC Phenom 150 Session 2 – Team 1

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By Jamie Shaw NC Phenom 150 Session 2 Team 1 In today’s issue, we will take a look at team 18 coached by Keyford Langley.  We will add our comments along with the comments made by the team coach and Phenom staff. No. 2 5′ 2019 Chris Tinnen of McDougald MS (NC) Tinnen was one of the youngest and smallest ... Read More »

Name to Know: 5’9 Sophomore Da’Shawn Cook (Warhill HS)

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By Frank Bennett Player: Da’Shawn Cook Class:  2017 Height:    5’9 High School:         Warhill High School (Williamsburg VA) GPA:   3.2 Basketball Achievement: 2014 Honorable Mention All Conference 25 HS Statistics: 8.3 Points 4.7 Assists 3 Boards Honors:  Honors Enlgish AAU Club Name:    Virginia Venom AAU Statistics: 16.3 Points 4.2 Assists 1.5 Boards AAU Coach Evaluation:  Da’Shawn overall is a very ... Read More »