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East Meck looking to continue the success from last year into this upcoming season

The Eagles at East Mecklenburg had a strong season last year in which they racked up 21 wins, led by a strong duo of Jordon Nevill and Jonah Lawrence, both of which averaged 20ppg.  However, those two are now gone, with Nevill graduating and playing college basketball and Lawrence now at Providence Day. The Eagles though have been an interesting team to watch at the Hoop State Fall League,...

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POB's Thoughts: Top Forwards/Bigs at Hoop State League (Through 2 Weeks)

The Hoop State League has been tremendous so far' a lot of talent, a great chance to watch these teams in action early on, and players are competing. Trust me, there are a lot of names that have been catching my eye so far, which is why I wanted to share JUST A FEW NAMES that have really stood out to me through two weeks at the Hoop State League. Check out the forwards/bigs that have impressed...

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Hoop State Fall League (West) Standouts (Week 1) (Part 1)

2024 Jordan Patton (Cougars): Patton continues to flourish as a prospect for this team, and college coaches should be all over this young man. He does so much for a team, and it is easy to see.' Patton brings size and versatility, can score from an array of levels and positions, defends multiple positions, finishes at the rim, and can be aggressive, but also does all the little things to help...

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Reece's Standouts: Coach Rick's TOC

2025 Kellen Karr (Riptide Hickory) The most important thing to have offensively in today's game is options, and Kellen has all kinds of them with how he's able to easily switch up his approach and which hand he's using to make plays. He's a very comfortable left-hand passer, seeing over the defense and whipping around cross-court passes to find guys spotting up or cutting. His size, pace, and...

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North Carolina Junior Phenom Session 2: Evaluation Team 5

North Carolina Jr. Phenom Camp Session Two Evaluations   Team 5 Coach Williams   #1:4'7 '24 Daisean Kelley (Greenville, SC) Starting things off, we look at a player that was able to make his presence felt on both sides of the ball, Daisean Kelley. He's a point guard prospect with excellent quickness and a team-first approach to the game. Kelley can operate nicely with or without the...

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