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Phenom Game Report: Legacy Early vs. Gaston Christian

Final: Legacy Early 68 – Gaston Christian 54 Stats:LEC: Tyler Ringgold 16 points/ Kristian Hodges 17 points/ Hayden Assemian 8 points/ Jordyn Kee 13 points Gaston: Corey Gaines 15 points/ Cam Newman 14 points/ Joe Rhyne 8 points/ Preston Shuford 8 points Player Standouts: Was really impressed with what I saw from the newest South Florida commit in Tyler Ringgold (LEC). A 6’8 2023 prospect really...

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South Carolina Top 80 Camp Evaluations: Team 3

Team 3 Coach: Ryan Breazeale #14: 6’0 ’24 Sincere Rasul (Indian Land) Starting things off, we look at a player who offers a pretty steady, balanced presence, Sincere Rasul. He’s a tough, scrappy, unselfish lead guard with the ability to create for others and apply scoring pressure from all levels. Rasul utilizes his quick first step to consistently get downhill and make plays within the...

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Takeaways from South Carolina Top 80

Cam Scott Remains Legit It really doesn’t take long for any basketball person to recognize the gifts that Cam Scott possesses. However, the notion that some folks are still not completely bought-in seems ridiculous. Scott is an elite offensive player, point blank. His IQ is through the roof, and it’s glaringly evident in the effortless, unselfish manner in which he approaches the game. Finding...

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South Carolina Top 80 Player Profile: 2025 Hayden Assemian

What a great event it was this past weekend, with Phenom Hoops bringing in some of the top talents from South Carolina all under one building.  A state that has been rich with talent but at times goes under the radar at times, it seems like there is some incredible talent to be found and we are looking to highlight that even more. We are going to start off with one of the top players at the camp...

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POB’s Best of the Best: Upward Combine

What a weekend of basketball it was for Phenom Hoops. Not only did we continue our weekend coverage and platform with the HoopState League but we also had a great opportunity to head down to South Carolina to check out talent from around the region at the Upward Combine.  Players from North and South Carolina were in attendance, as we were able to get a few updated viewings of players but...

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Five Players to Watch For in South Carolina (Class of 2025)

Brian Sumpter 2025 Kaleb Evans (Lexington): Evans was a name that Coach Pope told me about before the event and when watching him, he was right about the early intrigue with his game.  He is a 6’2 guard that plays with confidence, has good athleticism and feel, good body control that allows him to finish around defenders, but can be shifty and strong out in transition.  Evans...

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Freshman Introduction: 2025 6’7 Hayden Assemian (Powdersville, SC)

In this industry, you learn about new players and rising stars almost every day but that is just a perk of being in this industry.  When diving into the talent pool in South Carolina, we came across a freshman that should be earning more eyes his way; he has the potential to be a name to remember in the state down the road. 2025 6’7 Hayden Assemian from Powdersville high school in South Carolina...

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Dawkins’ Standouts from Day 2 at Phenom MDC (Part 1)

By; DeAjai Dawkins 6’6 2025 Hayden Assemian (Upward Stars 15U Fagan)  Hayden is an impressive big man prospect with good hands and a soft touch around the rim. He rebounds at a high level and has shown the ability to score with an array of low-post moves. Hayden is a tough cover for a defender in general, especially one giving up size. I expect Hayden to experience a very successful high school...

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