Under-The-Radar Prospects in North Carolina’s Class of 2023

6’8 Beckham Tharpe (North Iredell) It’s probably somewhat difficult to stay under the radar after scoring fifty points as a big man in public school basketball, but many folks are still unaware of Beckham Tharpe. After opting to forego travel ball, the fluid 6-foot-8 post prospect is still clearly enjoying the opportunity to dominate throughout the high school season. Tharpe possesses excellent...

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2023 Caleb Surgers talks latest offer and recruitment

Players that have been going a bit under the radar in the state of North Carolina are now starting to earn more attention their way and 2023 6’7 Caleb Surgers is one of those players.  The unsigned senior had earned a few offers but recently announced he received his first Division I offer, one he is very excited about.  Phenom Hoops recently saw Surgers in action during our Open Gym...

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Phenom Open Gym: Panther Creek High School

Phenom Hoops travelled to Cary, North Carolina to cover Panther Creek open gym. Coach Shawan Robinson is considered one of the top coaches in the NCHAA. Last season, Panther Creek finished with a 23-8 record losing to Weddington in the NCHSAA 4A State Championship. When you think of Panther Creek, the first word that pops up is “balance.” It’s a total team effort for Panther Creek where everyone...

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