While college may be the first stage the general public sees of an NBA player's career, there is much more behind a player's journey to the NBA.
There are plenty of similarities between high school and college basketball that go unnoticed and underappreciated. High school basketball is an important step in every player's career. Attending the right high school can put a talented basketball player on the right path.
Over the history of basketball, certain programs have stood out for their ability to produce players who can make it to the NBA. It is no coincidence when the same program has multiple alumni reach the top level of basketball. This list will examine which high schools have been the best at molding their talent into NBA-caliber players.