PORTER GAUD HOLIDAY CLASSIC EVENT RECAPS

Brandon Lee’s Transfer Watch: Pt 1 the Intro

Transfers have become a big part of off season chatter in recent years with prep hoops news adapting the year round model. Every season we see a host of prospects swap jerseys for various reasons in search of new opportunities, or sometimes to rekindle old success of the past. This year is no different so I have taken on the responsibility of catching you up on some of the latest changes and...

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Jamie’s List of 5 — 2019 North Carolina July Breakouts

Anytime you allow college coaches an extended period of time to watch kids over the course of time, blow ups are inevitable to happen. Whether its in AAU or high school settings, offers having a trickling effect where when one comes, a lot of times, a cascade of them can follow. It has been great to watch Caleb Mills rise to stardom this July. He is similar to what Aaron Nesmith did last year,...

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Brandon Lee’s Big Three: JMAC Day Two storylines

Greensboro, North Carolina- Day two at the JMAC showcase was full of drama, highlights , and more importantly story lines. Here are a few that stood out to me during the action filled Thursday.   Team ENC is on a mission to put on for Eastern North Carolina This group is as tough and scrappy as the place in the state they all love to rep, Coach Andre Sutton had his guys giving everything on both...

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Phenom’s 3G Showcase — All Tournament Honorable Mention

5’10” 2023 Malik Brunson (Carolina Warriors 13s) A do everything player on the floor. Rebounded, defended and finished on everyone. 6’1” 2019 Jay Williams (Team Wall SE (SC) 17s) Lefty has a great frame and great feel. Shot the ball well and played with an unbelievable pace. 6’7” 2019 BJ McLaurin (Flight 22 Fayetteville 17s) Big man had length and explosion that helped him finish everything....

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3G Showcase Storylines || Team ENC Vs. Flight 22 Fayetteville

3G Showcase Storylines Team ENC Vs. Flight 22 Fayetteville Phenom’s 3G Showcase || May 19-20 || Fayetteville, NC (Freedom Courts) For those of you who follow twitter like our Miles Masercola you have seen some great twitter back and forth between Team ENC and Flight 22 Fayetteville. These are two of the dominant programs in the city of Fayetteville and they have talked about playing in the city...

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Player Profile: 6’5″ 2019 Brandon Murray

6’5” 2019 Brandon Murray Freedom Christian (NC)/Team ENC When talking about the best shooters in North Carolina, among the first names mentioned should be Brandon Murray. The length 6’5” shooting guard has consistent volleyball line range with a quick release and has a good IQ off the ball, shot prep and getting to his spots. Over the past year, Murray has become much more aggressive and...

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April’s Major Stock Risers — Who Made Themselves into Must See Players in the 2019 Class (Part 2)

April was a big month in the exposure category and due to the three shoe circuits having events during both periods, it can be hit or miss when it comes to college coaches. However, Phenom Hoops April saw over 300 college coaches come to sit baseline and watch the talent on hand. We started off in Spartanburg, South Carolina and ended up in Greensboro, North Carolina. Teams from all over stopped...

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Day 1 Guys You Need to See on Days 2 & 3 — Phenom’s Grassroots Tip Off Live

Day one of Phenom’s Grassroots Tip Off Live was quite the success. Kids compete, the baseline was full of college coaches and some newcomers stood out. With so many teams, there were five locations running simultaneous. This writing will take a look at the standouts from Proehlific Park 6’7” 2019 Josh Hall Durham Hurricanes (NC) Claimed Offers: Buffalo, Kennesaw St, Presbyterian, Rider, etc… Not...

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BREAKOUT WATCH, Part 2 — Phenom’s Grassroots Tip Off Live

Last week hundreds of coaches showed up from across the country to watch players perform at Phenom Hoops’ April NCAA Certified Live event. Countless offers were given out, some to known commodities and many to players with no offers coming into the event. This weekend, at Phenom’s Grassroots Tip Off Live, coaches need to line up and here are some of the breakout candidates to watch for. 6’4”...

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