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ALL HE DOES IS WIN … Glynn Hubbard III Brings in Back to Back Championships!! RAW Highlights
Team United 16s added Glynn Hubbard to be their PG and they have gone on a major win streak. The smooth 2021 prospect makes plays. He makes shots, makes passes and overall makes everyone around him better.read more
Perry Smith Jr South Carolina’s BEST 2022?! DOMINATING RAW Highlights & 1 on 1 Interview!
Perry Smith Jr has all the tools. He is long, coordinated and highly explosive. The 6'9" 2022 prospect moves around like a wing. Smith plays high school ball for Legacy Early College.read more
BIG TIME Atlanta PG RJ Noord SHOWS OUT in Carolina … RAW Highlights!
2021 point guard RJ Noord of Greenforest School in Georgia picked up this summer with Team United 16s on the EYBL. He already carries offers from the likes of Xavier and others, yet still flying a bit under the radar.read more
Things Get Heated as NO ONE CAN GUARD Ahmil Flowers All Weekend!
No player in the Southeast has been on a more torrid upswing than Ahmil Flowers has since April. Going from no offers to multiple D1s, he has positioned himself to be sitting atop multiple D1 universities recruiting boards.read more
Kheni Briggs CAUGHT A BODY!!! 2022 Prospect Gets to the RIM at Will!!
Kheni Briggs is tracking in North Carolina as one of the top players in the 2022 class. IndiSports has Briggs' CP3 2022 team ranked as the Top 15u program in the country and Briggs is the vital part of it.read more
Destin Clark is TOO STRONG!!! Averged 30 for HS, Wins Back to Back Championships
Destin Clark averaged over 30 points per game this high school season, firmly planting his name on the radar. Well now he has carried all of that over to the EYBL, playing 16u with Team United and leading them to back to back championships in May.read more
Ep 8: Coaches Corner — Carolina Riptide 16s Coach Grant Hodges
Grant Hodges and his Carolina Riptide team has made it to the Final Four of just about every tournament they have been in. Here Rick talks with Hodges about battling with all the big dogs and how his team competes. A great talk from two passionate coachesread more
“HE CAME OUT OF NOWHERE!!” Mike Dudley About to Make Sure EVERYONE Knows His Name!!
Mike Dudley is a little known player a month ago. He had all the tools with his frame, jump shot, explosion and length, but it hadn't all come together (YET). Well May/June hit and it all started to come together. Now Dudley is finishing high above the rim, having chase down blocks every game and knocking down 3s with regularity.read more
“He’s Too Saucy!!” Trayden Williams Has No Regard for Defender’s Feelings
Trayden Williams really started to breakout during the high school season, but once April hit, he was at an entirely new level. He went from unknown to two offers like a snap of the fingers and it has been off to the races since then.read more
“He Killing Everyone!” 2020 Bernard Pelote is the Most UNDERRATED Player in Georgia…
Standing 6'7" Bernard Pelote fits the modern game of a skilled player who can handle, shoot and create but has the length and size of a 4 man. Pelote is an athletic forward, who strokes the 3-ball, straight line drives to the basket and stays above the rim on lobs and put backs.read more
DON’T JUMP WITH Anthony Sellars!!! SAVAGE STOLE THE SHOW at #PhenomJMac
Anthony Sellers is a name who started to come into his own in October at Phenom 150 Exposure Camp. His trajectory has continued to grow and grow. He's a stud now! Sellers plays with a competitive fire, which pairs well with his 6'6" frame and explosive, above the rim antics.read more
SAUCE Mixed with SWAG … UNKNOWN Anthony Allen About to Steal Someones Scholarship!!
It is easy to see, Anthony Allen is an absolute blur. He plays at a ridiculously fast pace but is also controlled with his head up. He is a one-man fast break with the ball in his hands.read more
“WE RUN CHARLOTTE!!” Team Charlotte Wins Championship BUT Greensboro Warriors are LOADED with DUDES!
It was quite a game, with the Greensboro Warriors roaring back to bring it within 4 with just over a minute left, but at the end of the day, Team Charlotte held on.read more
Ep 7: Coaches Corner — Former Pro Whit Holcomb Faye of Team Winston 16s
Not only are the Team Winston 16s teams incredibly exciting to watch, but they're also one of the best, if not the best 16u non-circuit team in the state of North Carolina.read more
Team Charlotte, Team CP3, Team United & MORE!!! Phenom’s JMac Showcase Top Plays
Phenom's JMAC Showcase Hit Hard ... The city of Charlotte Showed out and Rock Hill, SC hadn't seen anything like it (since the last time Phenom Hoops came to down with the Battle at the Rock).read more
UNGUARDABLE … Lebron Thomas is SCs TOP PG in 2022!!
Lebron Thomas is from Lee Central High School and plays in the FIBA SC AAU program. That doesn't mean he can't go. Thomas is the undisputed top PG in his class within the state and is already getting high major looks as a freshman.read more
Tommy’s Ten from JMAC Showcase (Part 2)
This weekend at the JMAC Showcase in Fort Mill, SC there was an immense talent pool ranging from 12U to 17U. I was stationed at Nation Ford High School and took in over 15 games throughout the weekend. Here are some of the standouts, in no particular order, that made an impression on me. Let’s get into it!read more
He DUNKED it ON HIS HEAD! DTA Elite Vs Team Charlotte HAD EVERYONE in the SOLD OUT Gym GOING CRAZY!
These kids know each other very well. They have played with one another since they were young. Each of these teams are also incredibly athletic and play an incredibly tough style of basketball.read more
Ep 6: Coaches Corner — FIBA SC Coach Jordan Washington Stays True to the Pee Dee!!
FIBA SC has been around for numerous years, they have stayed local and provided opportunities for so many kids in the Pee Dee region of the South Carolina Lower State.read more
Ep 5: COACHES CORNER … Team Charlotte 16s Coach Johnson Talks UA & Winning …
In this episode of Coaches Corner Rick catches up with Team Charlotte 16u and Harding University High School Coach LJ Johnson. They talk about everything in AAU and High School as well as the players performing on the the UA circuit ...read more
RAPID REACTION – EVERYTHING You Need to Know About the #PhenomJMAC and it GOT LIT 🔥🔥
Miles and Jamie go over everything that wend down at Phenom's JMac Showcase ... The crowd, the players, the competition, the games ... everything went CRAZY this weekend ... Here is everything the went down, & more!!read more
LowCountry Bulldogs Come Away with 16U Bronze Title At Phenom JMAC
In what was a really exciting battle that spilled into overtime, The Low Country Bulldogs found a way to prevail over Florence International Basketball Association in the 16U Bronze Bracket at the Phenom Hoop Report JMAC Showcase. A variety of really intriguing pieces showed flashes of excellence for this Low Country group, the best of the bunch was arguably 6’4 2021 Yaturi Bolton. ...read more
Carolina Bad Boyz Shine As They Win 12U Title at #PhenomJMAC
In what was probably the most electric game of the day and what was definitely the most electric 12U Game I’ve ever seen with my own eyes the Carolina Bad Boyz prevailed over Team Truth to come away with a crazy comeback victory in the championship game of the 12U bracket at the Phenom Hoop Report JMAC Showcase. After Trailing by as many as 21 points in the 2nd half, this group of young...read more
Team Knicks wins 17u White Gold Championship at the buzzer
In the final 17U game, Team Knicks used a buzzer beater by Ben Burnham to sneak past Team Charlotte Herron, 63-61. Burnham used his first career buzzer beater to rack up 24 points and Derrick Butler and Dwight Priest accounted for 12 and 11 respectively. Javian Cannady led Charlotte with 17 and Josh Wiggins added 12 to help out. Overall, Team Knicks (SC) completely dominated their group and the...read more
Carolina Cavs Come Away With 14U Gold Title @ #PhenomJMAC
The Carolina Cavs prevailed over Team United Floyd in the 14U championship game at the Phenom JMAC Showcase after an impressive weekend where multiple prospects from this group made names for themselves with their abilities. In what was a hard fought battle, this resilient group showed their ability to weather the storm, maintain focus and come away with the win. Guys like 6’1 2023 Ty...read more
Tommy’s Ten from JMAC Showcase (Part 1)
By: Tommy Michaels This weekend at the JMAC Showcase in Fort Mill, SC there was an immense talent pool ranging from 12U to 17U. I was stationed at Nation Ford High School and took in over 15 games throughout the weekend. Here are some of the standouts, in no particular order, that made an impression on me. Let’s get into it! Yaturi Bolton (6’4 2021 G – Lowcountry Bulldogs) Bolton’s length and...read more
Flomo’s Day II Recap of #PhenomJMAC
Read all the game recaps from the Phenom JMAC Showcase, as the action was competitive throughout.read more
Brandon’s Big Time Ballers #PhenomJMAC
The Phenom Hoops crew invaded the other Carolina this weekend for the JMAC showcase, this event drew a good amount of hype and it absolutely lived up to the billing! Fort Mill, South Carolina- I had the pleasure of covering court two at Nation Ford high school, and I left away with the amount of talent on display. The prospects listed impressed for various reasons, they all impacted the game for...read more
The Charlotte Aces closed out #PhenomJMAC in style
In a battle of Queen City powers we saw a highly competitive matchup, where two well coached programs battled it out for two half’s. Fort Mill, South Carolina- Both squads played hard nosed basketball, it was a fast paced contest full of runs throughout. Both teams worked hard to establish a rhythm and take control, in the end the shot making ability of the Aces won out. Standouts 5’7 2021 Amir...read more
Team Charlotte Claims 17U Championship at Phenom’s JMAC Showcase
The final game of the day pitted Team Charlotte 17U up against the Greensboro Warriors in the 17U Blue Division Gold Championship game. 6’4 2021 G AJ Smith was tough to handle in this one as the sophomore playing up for Team Charlotte has a muscular build and can get hot from deep as he finished with 13 points. Team Charlotte dominated the first half thanks to some tough defense all around...read more