Special K’s Hoops Take: Day 1 Early Standouts from Phenom LIVE

6’2 Marcus Farley Jr. of Team Together 16U simply finds ways to score and put up numbers.. He is really great at getting into the lane and drawing contact; makes a living at the free-throw line. He has a quick first step that takes him all the way to the cup and is a crafty finisher. He shoots the ball well from three and makes open shots. Has a good IQ and plays within the offense, doesn’t take...

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POB’s Eye Catchers from #PhenomLIVE (Day 1, Part 1)

2022 6’2 Marcus Farley Jr. (Team Together 16u): Farley continues to have an impressive summer, scoring the ball consistently and earning MVP honors.  He did much of the same in Game 1 on Saturday, really staying aggressive, getting downhill and finishing strong at the rim.  Showcased more of his athleticism with a few throwdowns as well. 2022 6’5 Karon Boyd (Charlotte Hoyas 16u): Boyd...

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POB’s Eye Catchers: Day 1 at #PhenomStayPositive (Part 2)

2022 6’6 Caleb Owens (Next Level Elite 16u): Owens grabbed my attention quickly in this game.  We are talking about a 6’6 prospect that has a comfortable feel on both ends at multiple spots.  He does a lot of the dirty work and works incredibly hard on both ends.  Owens was able to get out in space, find openings, and use his strength well around the rim.  Aggressive nature....

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