PHENOM’S CAROLINA SHOWCASE EVENT RECAPS

Greensboro Day Handles High Point Christian on Senior Night

In what was another excellent showing from Greensboro Day the bengals got a quality win over a short handed High Point Christian team by the score of 76-43. Greensboro Day had 4 players in double figures in the win. Let’s take a look at some of the standouts.  6’6 2021 Bryce Harris: Greensboro Day (17 Points) Harris is a high level inside/outside scorer that showed he can be a go to option when...

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Davidson Day Handles Carmel Christian 65-53

Davidson Day defeated Carmel Christian last night by the score of 65-53 and it was an exciting matchup. The two teams were neck and neck throughout the first half with an excellent back and forth battle between the two NCISAA powers. Bryce Alfino came up big with some outside shooting in the first half and Myles Hunter did a little bit of everything for Carmel Christian as the teams headed into...

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#TheJohnWall: Day Two Thoughts and Takeaways, Day Three Game to Watch

The Battle of the Titans, Jonathan Kuminga and… Nick Farrar The entire country knows about Jonathan Kuminga, he’s the consensus number one prospect in 2021 and is widely considered the best prospect in all of high school basketball. Nick Farrar, an NC State signee is known within in the state of North Carolina as a workhorse forward that is difficult to contain and these two had a battle that...

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Seton Hall latest offer, Alabama impressing early on for 2022 6’2 Zocko Littleton Jr.

When Phenom Hoops got a glimpse of 2022 6’2 Zocko Littleton at Paul Biancardi’s camp over the summer, one had to come away impressed with his ability to score the ball. He has continued that same success in high school at South Cobb, averaging 15 points per game as a sophomore for the Eagles who are 27-2 on the season.

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’8 Tavis Bridges

At the beginning of each new year, Phenom Hoops works to assemble a series of articles centered around unsigned senior prospects. Last season, over one hundred players from North Carolina went on to play at the Division I, II, III or NAIA levels, and that number looks likely to continue increasing with the current senior class. Typically, we take a closer look at guys who are overlooked and...

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Phenom Game Report: Queens University secures big road-win vs. Catawba

A big rivalry in the state of North Carolina that many might not know about is the continuing matchup between Queens University and Catawba. Already meeting up once this time this season and Queens taking home the 10-point win, now the Royals hit the road to Catawba for Game 2.

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The play of sophomore guard Devon Dotson has Kansas targeting yet another Big 12 title

It seems like it was just yesterday when we, as a state and high school basketball fan, had a chance to watch point guard Devon Dotson on the court at Providence Day. The 5-star guard was one of the top players in the country and deserving of all the accolades that came his way.

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Northside Christian returns to NCISAA 2A seminfinals

Northside Christian returns to the NCISAA 2A semifinals  Northside Christian 70 Fayetteville Academy 34 Phenom Hoops travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina to cover the NCISAA 2A quarterfinal game between Fayetteville Academy and Northside Christian. Fayetteville Academy came into the contest as the defending state champions. While they sported an 8-15 record, Fayetteville Academy has...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’1 Marley Gordon

At the beginning of each new year, Phenom Hoops works to assemble a series of articles centered around unsigned senior prospects. Last season, over one hundred players from North Carolina went on to play at the Division I, II, III or NAIA levels, and that number looks likely to continue increasing with the current senior class. Typically, we take a closer look at guys who are overlooked and...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’7 Michael Peters

At the beginning of each new year, Phenom Hoops works to assemble a series of articles centered around unsigned senior prospects. Last season, over one hundred players from North Carolina went on to play at the Division I, II, III or NAIA levels, and that number looks likely to continue increasing with the current senior class. Typically, we take a closer look at guys who are overlooked and...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’4 EJ Clark

At the beginning of each new year, Phenom Hoops works to assemble a series of articles centered around unsigned senior prospects. Last season, over one hundred players from North Carolina went on to play at the Division I, II, III or NAIA levels, and that number looks likely to continue increasing with the current senior class. Typically, we take a closer look at guys who are overlooked or...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’4 Zachary Bessette

At the beginning of each new year, Phenom Hoops works to assemble a series of articles centered around unsigned senior prospects. Last season, over one hundred players from North Carolina went on to play at the Division I, II, III or NAIA levels, and that number looks likely to continue increasing with the current senior class. Typically, we take a closer look at guys who are overlooked or...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’4 Jordan Yarrell

At the beginning of each new year, Phenom Hoops works to assemble a series of articles centered around unsigned senior prospects. Last season, over one hundred players from North Carolina went on to play at the Division I, II, III or NAIA levels, and that number looks likely to continue increasing with the current senior class. Typically, we take a closer look at guys who are overlooked and...

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3 Games, 2 Cities, 1 Day — It’s Playoff Basketball Season!!

Our Saturday started off in Raleigh as we took in some NCISAA 4A girls action as Rabun Gap travelled to North Raleigh Christian Academy, the defending 4A girls state champs.  North Raleigh Christian is led by Top 25 5-Star, 6’3” sophomore Imani Lester, and gracious did Lester put on a show. She was effective from all levels, and her father/coach Avie Lester was able to put her into all the...

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Cape Fear Academy advances to NCISAA 3A semi-finals

Cape Fear Academy advances to NCISAA 3A semi-finals  Cape Fear Academy 60 Carmel Christian 47 Phenom Hoops travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina to cover the NCISAA 3A quarterfinal game between Cape Fear Academy and Carmel Christian. Cape Fear Academy entered the contest with a 22-7 record, but loses were to very talented teams such as Trinity Christian (2), Greenfield, Village Christian,...

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Grimsley v. Northwest Guilford

On Friday night, Phenom Hoops traveled to the heart of Greensboro, North Carolina for a much-anticipated battle between the Northwest Guilford Vikings and the hosting Grimsley Whirlies. Coming into this contest, many would consider Grimsley the underdog due to losing their last two head-to-head meetings against Northwest. That being said, the Whirlies clearly stepped on the floor with something...

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Charlotte Latin advances to NCISAA 4A semi-finals

Charlotte Latin advances to NCISAA 4A semi-finals  Charlotte Latin 71 Christ School 58 Phenom Hoops travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina to cover the NCISAA 4A quarterfinal game between Christ School and Charlotte Latin. Christ School came into the contest with a 13-13 record while Charlotte Latin sported a 21-7 record. While Christ School had a .500 record, they were regarded as a...

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Cannon advances to NCISAA 4A semi-finals

Cannon advances to NCISAA 4A semi-finals  Cannon 88 Wesleyan Christian 70 Phenom Hoops travelled to Concord, North Carolina to cover the NCISAA 4A quarterfinal game between Wesleyan Christian and Cannon School. Wesleyan School came into the contest with an 16-9 record and has been one of the surprise teams under the leadership of second year head coach CJ Lee. Cannon has quietly built a...

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Rabun Gap: The Underdog that Nobody is Talking About?

Last night, the Eagles of Rabun Gap-Nacoochee took down Charlotte Christian to advance to the third round of the NCISAA 4A playoffs. There’s no doubting that this team is talented, so why aren’t they being talked about more as an under-the-radar squad? Although they’ve already secured quality victories against Christ School, Asheville Christian, and Carolina Day, one could truly argue that their...

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Ravenscroft v. Wesleyan Christian

On Thursday, Phenom Hoops traveled to High Point, North Carolina for a second-round NCISAA 4A playoff matchup between the hosting Wesleyan Christian Trojans and the Ravens of Ravenscroft. There was an appropriate amount of buzz in the air and random factors like Josh Hall being sidelined, Isaiah Ray playing with the flu, and Myles Evans playing with an injured hand only made it a more intriguing...

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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’7 Brandon Johnson

At the beginning of each new year, Phenom Hoops works to assemble a series of articles centered around unsigned senior prospects. Last season, over one hundred players from North Carolina went on to play at the Division I, II, III or NAIA levels, and that number looks likely to continue increasing with the current senior class. Typically, we take a closer look at guys who are overlooked and...

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