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Day 2 Recaps/Stats from Hoops & Dreams Showcase

Day 2 was off the charts down in Fayetteville, as we brought fans another year of the Hoops & Dreams Showcase. If you missed the action, make sure you tune in or come check out all the talent at Fayetteville State University. Here are the stats and recaps from Day 2. This event is sponsored by LucasMoore Realty, Inc. NC GBB 71 – North Raleigh Christian 21 NC GBB: Broderick Ellis 15...

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Player Standouts at Day Two of Hoops and Dreams

6’9 ’23 Asa White (NC GBB) Although various guys have improved since joining this roster, arguably no one has progressed as much as White. He’s always been a talented player but his mentality has visibly shifted, and he now stands out as a very reliable, unselfish piece on both ends of the floor. White finishes, rebounds, alters shots, and runs the floor hard in transition. The difference in...

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Day 1 Recaps/Stats from Hoops & Dreams Showcase

Day 1 was off the charts down in Fayetteville, as we brought fans another year of the Hoops & Dreams Showcase. If you missed the action, make sure you tune in or come check out all the talent at Fayetteville State University. Here are the stats and recaps from Day 1. This event is sponsored by LucasMoore Realty, Inc. Liberty Heights Varsity 77 – Bull City Varsity 58 Liberty: Takai Simpkins...

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Player Standouts at Hoops and Dreams Showcase (Day 1)

Presented by LucasMoore Realty, IncCheck out all the standouts from Day 1 of the Hoops & Dreams Showcase in Fayetteville, NC 6’4 ’22 Tajuan Simpkins (Liberty Heights Varsity) In watching the twins perform, it’s extremely perplexing as to why Tajuan Simpkins is so under-recruited. He’s clearly shown the ability to operate as a lead guard and very effective playmaker with the ball in his...

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Hoops and Dreams Schedule IS OUT!!

Phenom Hoops continues their travel to bring some of the best events to the state of North Carolina. We have done it again with another fantastic event as we bring you the Hoops & Dreams Presented by LucasMoore Realty, Inc. We head down to Fayetteville on November 26-27, as we will be playing in Felton J. Capel Arena at Fayetteville State University. Make sure you get your tickets as soon as...

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POB’s Eye Catchers from Hoops and Dreams Showcase: Day 2

2020 6’5 Kam Edwards (Liberty Heights) He had a solid outing on Day 1 and continued that outside shooting once again on Day 2.  He plays a nice compliment to this team and really puts the pressure on defenses to respect his outside game.  Against Freedom Christian, he made them pay, hitting x 3-pointers in the win.  He has the confidence from outside, plays under control, and is...

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Bendel’s Best: Hoops and Dreams Showcase

This past weekend, Phenom Hoops traveled to Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina for our third annual Hoops and Dreams showcase. As loaded as the National Showcase and Gate City Classic were, one can truly argue that this field was even better. It featured a majority of the top teams from North Carolina in addition to a national powerhouse (Huntington Prep) and a very impressive...

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Hoops and Dreams “Thoughts, Takeaways, and Stock Boosters” Part 2

Hoops and Dreams “Thoughts, Takeaways and Stock Boosters” Part 2 The 3rd Annual Hoops and Dreams sponsored by Lucas Moore Reality and Phenom Hoops featured 20 teams that provided another exciting weekend of basketball and storylines. Held at the campus of Methodist University, the two-day post-Thanksgiving event was a huge success and gave us a snapshot of things to come in the “Hoop...

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Hoops and Dreams “Thoughts, Takeaways, and Stock Boosters” Part 1

Hoops and Dreams “Thoughts, Takeaways and Stock Boosters” Part 1 The 3rd Annual Hoops and Dreams sponsored by Lucas Moore Reality and Phenom Hoops featured 20 teams that provided another exciting weekend of basketball and storylines. Held at the campus of Methodist University, the two-day post-Thanksgiving event was a huge success and gave us a snapshot of things to come in the “Hoop...

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Evening Standouts at Day Two of Hoops and Dreams

6’5 ’20 Trent McIntyre (Piedmont Classical) There are a ton of exciting prospects on this Piedmont Classical team, but few are as productive as McIntyre on a game-to-game basis. It’s honestly somewhat surprising that he hasn’t started get recruited on the Division I level, simply because his approach, mentality, and skillset never waver. He has IQ, size, and phenomenal two-way versatility, which...

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Early Standouts at Day Two of Hoops and Dreams

6’3 ’20 Kellen Tynes (Rothesay Netherwood) Through two games at the Hoops and Dreams showcase, few players have been better than Tynes. He’s been the ultimate leader and overall decision-maker for this group, consistently setting up the offense, getting others involved, and scoring whenever he desires. Tynes is smart, sharp, and plays with a phenomenal pace to his game. He understands how to...

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Hoops and Dreams Showcase Day 1 Standouts and Storylines

The Hoops and Dreams Showcase is one of the best atmospheres of any event held in North Carolina, throughout the basketball calendar. MaxPreps called the Hoops and Dreams Showcase one of the Must-See events of the 2019-20 calendar year, and Day 1 lived up to all of that.

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Evening Standouts at Hoops and Dreams

6’2 ’20 Jajuan Carr (Pender) Regardless of setting, Carr always seems to rise to the occasion and lead by example on both ends of the floor. He’s easily one of the smartest and toughest floor generals across the entire state. Carr handles the ball with poise, creates for himself and others, scores on all three levels with efficiency, and sets the tone extremely well on defense. He rebounds as...

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Early Standouts at Hoops and Dreams

6’4 ’21 Samuel Alamutu (Rothesay Netherwood School) This RNS squad possesses a ton of talent within their roster, but no prospect has been more impressive than Alamutu. He’s a big, strong, explosive guard prospect with great ball-handling skills and strong decisiveness when attacking the basket, both as a scorer and playmaker. Alamutu is a fairly versatile defender with sharp instincts and the...

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