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Unsigned Senior Spotlight: 6’3 Xavion Atkinson

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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Garner Road Whitley: A Roster Full of College Prospects

Each summer season, the grassroots landscape is home to dozens of programs that don’t play on a major circuit yet possess a roster full of next-level talent. There are numerous examples worth citing, but few with better depth, coaching, and overall appeal to college coaches than Garner Road Whitley. Sure, their roster isn’t overloaded with multiple high-major prospects but that’s part of what...

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Early Standouts at Day Two of Phenom Summer Havoc

6’0 ’22 Kory Davis (1Carolina) The 1Carolina program possesses a ton of intriguing prospects within their program, and Davis has performed well with both squads in attendance. Playing up an age group, he really stood out with his defensive prowess and ability to really harass opposing guards for 94 feet. Davis is also very quick and fast in the open floor, which allows him to consistently get by...

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Big M’s Bucket Getters: #PhenomSouthernJam Guilford College Court Two

6’3 2021 Xavion Atkinson: Garner Road 15U (Whitley) Atkinson fits the 2018 mold of position-less basketball to a tee with his ability to fit in based on who is on the floor with him.  If you need him to handle the ball and initiate the offense, he does that well, if you need him to set up in the high post and run your offense through him there, it’s all good.  He’s got...

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