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Phenom Hoops Podcast: 2021/ 2022 NC Rankings, 2023 Watch List

Phenom Hoop Report brings back the roundtable, as Rick Lewis, Jamie Shaw, Jeff Bendel, and Patrick O'Brien sit down to discuss the latest topics. As of late, Phenom Hoops has released their 2021 and 2022 rankings, along with their 2023 watch list.

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Brandon’s Big Time Ballers Pt 2 #PhenomSummerFinale

Time flies when you’re having fun, another season of AAU is almost in the books!Greensboro, North Carolina– The Phenom Hoops crew is going out with a bang here at the Summer Finale! The stars came out for one last go around, coaches at multiple levels flooded the sidelines in search of a late boost to 2019, and others got the jump on some classes of the future. 6’2 2022 LeBron Thomas (FIBA)...

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Brandon’s Big Time Ballers #PhenomAllAmerican

The inaugural Phenom All American camp came into the weekend as some what of an enigma. Greensboro, North Carolina- The Triad played host to the first ever Phenom All American Camp, our brand and product are recognizable, but until Saturday we hadn’t conducted a true All American Camp. This was another prime opportunity for prospects in the classes of 2020-2024, to get better and boost...

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Brandon’s Big Time Ballers #PhenomSummerHavoc Pt 2

It’s that time of the year and July is here once again, it’s the busiest time In the Travel Ball scene, the Live Period! Fort Mill, South Carolina- The Phenom Crew is back at it again in the other Carolina, for the annual Summer Havoc Live Period Showcase. Competitiveness is at its highest, prospects competed in front of dozens of college coaches in search of their next program...

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Brandon’s Big time Ballers #NCISAASummerShowcase

The Hoop States Top Private schools gathered at Greensboro Day School for a star studded summer showcase.Greensboro, North Carolina- This Live Period event gives the Coaches, Scouts, and Media, an opportune chance to checkout some of the best prospects in the state under a controlled team setting. 6’3 2022 Jaden Bradley (Cannon)- Bradley looks the part of a high major floor general, he’s got the...

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Triad First 48 Recap & Standouts

The annual Triad 48 hosted by the BlueChip Triad Academy lived up to the billing once again as some of the elite Triad talent battled it out at Forsyth Country Day School. Lewisville, North Carolina- It was quite a spectacle watching this group of athletes compete at their highest levels. The camp provided a stage for established stars to prove their value and other sleepers are looking to make...

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Nation Ford #PhenomJMAC Day one Standouts Pt. 2

The Phenom Hoops crew invaded the other Carolina this weekend for the JMAC showcase, this event drew a good amount of hype and it absolutely lived up to the billing! Fort Mill, South Carolina- I had the pleasure of covering court two at Nation Ford high school, and I left away with the amount of talent on display. The prospects listed impressed for various reasons, they all impacted the game for...

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Phenom Alum: Looking back at the incredible freshman season of Coby White

His career was short at North Carolina but man, was it fun while it lasted at the college level.  Coby White’s career until now has been one that just brings enjoyment to the eyes of Phenom Hoop Report, as we have watched him grow and earn everything he has accomplished so far.

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Which Top 5 freshman will have the biggest impact in college basketball next year?

It was a fun season of college basketball all throughout.  However, it just seems like it just went to fast for our tasting. So why not start looking at a few freshman prospects that will be making a name for themselves on the college courts next season. ESPN continues to post its Top 100 prospects for the 2019 class and it got us thinking.  Which Top-5 prospect will have the biggest impact next...

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It was only a matter of time for 2021 G Carter Whitt

We at Phenom Hoop Report have the chance to watch a lot of young and talented prospects at an early age and every once and a while, we come across a player that just gets “it” early on. That is exactly what we saw in 2021 guard Carter Whitt nearly 3-4 years ago when he stepped on the court.

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Anthony Sellers was NASTY at #NCPhenom150 … NEXT UP at Winston Salem Prep

Winston Salem Prep is a 1A power house in North Carolina ... You can almost write them into the state championship contention every year. Their pipeline of talent runs deep and they put multiple players into college, with scholarships, every year.

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Campbell’s Chris Clemons finishes off a career that will be remembered

Phenom Hoop Report has been around North Carolina for quite some time now.  All of our scouts have seen some incredible prospects come and go from the state of NC but Campbell’s Chris Clemons will hold a special place in our hearts. Coming out of Millbrook high school, we heard it time-and-time again about Clemons.  Whether it was about his size or ability, there seemingly were always doubters...

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Ricky Council IV & Josh Banks WANTED ALL THE SMOKE at #NCTop80

The North Carolina Top 80 brings together the very best talent the Hoop State has to offer, puts them under one roof and lets them compete with and against one another. A pair of 6’5″ junior wings, Ricky Council IV and Josh Banks teamed up to give hell to the entire camp, and then some. Both players play high above the rim, but they are also shot creators. Right now, you are seeing...

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Josh Hall Takes Home MVP at 2019 #NCTop80! Raw Highlights

Check out highlights from 6’8″ Josh Hall from last weekend’s NC Top 80 held by Phenom Hoop Report. Hall has recently blown up on the recruiting scene this season as he decided to reclass to 2020. Since that move, Hall has seen offers from the likes of Wake Forest, Louisville, Wichita State, among...

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2019 6’4 Jayvis Harvey commits to James Madison

It is always a great time to see when players go from an unsigned senior to a committed prospect.  If you have noticed over the past few months, Phenom Hoop Report has produced tons of unsigned senior reports, focusing on a few prospects that were still available. Jayvis Harvey from Southern Durham was one of them but on Tuesday night, Harvey announced that he had committed to James Madison....

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Jalen McDonald: From Local Prospect to VIRAL SENSATION!!! #NCTop80 Highlights + Interview

Check out highlights from Jalen McDonald, a 6’5″ sophomore wing from Knightdale High School. McDonald made national headlines in the last few weeks when he decided to throw down a 360 windmill dunk on a defender. The dunk went viral all over social media and was picked up by every highlight outlet around… McDonald spent Saturday visiting Chapel Hill for the UNC/Duke game and...

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2020 BEAST Nick Farrar BREAKS OUT at #NCTop80! Raw Highlights + 1on1 Interview!

Over the last month there may not be a “hotter name” in the Hoop State than Nick Farrar. The 6’7″ junior took a dominating approach to the last half of the high school season and the new started to TAKE OFF! The lefty currently at Apex Friendship High School just plays with the aggressive mean streak of a bull in a china shop! He is above the rim and his motor is...

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Southwest, Cox Mill get ready for Regional Final showdown

It is the game that many people around the state of North Carolina are talking about, as two of the top teams in the state matchup for a chance to play in the championship game.  No. 1 seed Southwest Guilford (30-0) takes on No. 2 seed Cox Mill (28-2) on Saturday, in what may be the biggest game of the season, especially considering what is on the line. These two teams have the pedigree of...

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