1. Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2019

    The interesting thing about the Class of 2019 is that making a top ten list of prospects is more difficult this year than last year...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 7 months ago 601 reads 0 comments

  2. Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2018

    The Class of 2018 will be juniors this fall, but they don't have as much star hype as the past few years. There is still plenty of time to go before these guys play a game of college ...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 7 months ago 15,251 reads 15 comments

  3. Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2017

    The end of the Nike Skill Academy and Adidas Nations stops a busy summer of basketball. Many of the nation's top players have been out playing since school let out, and now a lot of ...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 7 months ago 12,972 reads 15 comments

  4. College Basketball Recruits Who Have Become Breakout Stars at July Events

    Now that the July live evaluation period is in the books, it's time to take a look at which prospects helped themselves the most over the past several weeks...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 7 months ago 11,762 reads 2 comments

  5. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Pro-Player Comparisons for Top Class of 2017 Stars

    Ever feel like kids are growing up much faster these days? Nowhere is this more evident than in the sport of basketball, where top high school players are getting evaluated for their pro prospects long before deciding their college paths...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 7 months ago 6,918 reads 9 comments

  6. Coby White to UNC: Tar Heels Land 4-Star Guard Prospect

    The North Carolina Tar Heels welcomed an early addition to their 2018 basketball recruiting class on Thursday when 4-star combo guard Coby White committed to the program...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 months ago 16,099 reads 12 comments

  7. Recruiting Roundup: Why Top Players Love the Star-Studded Las Vegas Events

    LAS VEGAS—People travel to Las Vegas for the glitz and glamour that only a city like Sin City can provide...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 7 months ago 2,762 reads 0 comments

  8. Zach Brown to St. John's: Red Storm Land 4-Star Center Prospect

    St. John's basketball has scored a huge commitment for 2017, landing prized center Zach Brown to boost the team's presence in the paint. The 4-star prospect announced his decision to join the Red Storm on Twitter on Thursday, saying, "...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 5,553 reads 13 comments

  9. CBB Recruits with the Most to Prove at Las Vegas Events

    With the final week of the July live evaluation period beginning on Wednesday, Las Vegas takes center stage as multiple events featuring top-tier players are going on for the next five days...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 7 months ago 3,434 reads 1 comments

  10. Top Storylines to Follow at the FIBA U18 Americas Championship

    The FIBA U18 Americas tips off in Valdivia , Chile this week as eight teams compete for four spots in the 2017 FIBA U19 World Championships...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 7 months ago 4,160 reads 4 comments

  11. Michael Porter Jr. to Washington: Huskies Land 5-Star SF Prospect

    Class of 2017 5-star recruit Michael Porter Jr. announced on Friday that he has committed to play college basketball for the Washington Huskies: Porter is the No...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 13,987 reads 61 comments

  12. Nike Peach Jam 2016 Notebook: Trae Young Dominating with a Chip on His Shoulder

    NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. — Trae Young was motivated heading into Peach Jam. The 6'2" point guard from Norman, Oklahoma, had been considered a 5-star prospect in the class ...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 6,654 reads 1 comments

  13. Jeremiah Tilmon to Illinois: Fighting Illini Land 5-Star PF Prospect

    Jeremiah Tilmon, a 5-star power forward prospect from East St. Louis, Illinois, announced Monday he plans to play his college ball with the Illinois Fighting Illini. Tilmon made things official with a post on Twitter: According to ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 11,783 reads 25 comments

  14. Recruiting Roundup: Top Prospects React to Kevin Durant and Warriors' Superteam

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — While the second annual Stephen Curry Select Camp was underway in the Bay Area last week, Kevin Durant was trying to decide where his basketball future would lie...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 7,446 reads 6 comments

  15. Ranking the Top 25 Freshmen of the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    It's lather, rinse and repeat for Kentucky head coach John Calipari . The Wildcats' incoming recruiting class features four of the top 14 freshmen in the nation, as well as a fifth ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 38,341 reads 41 comments

  16. Remembering Every 2016 NBA Draft First-Round Pick as a Recruit

    Before they were shaking Adam Silver's hand and getting ready to sign multi-million dollar contracts, the latest crop of NBA first-round draft picks were once just promising young high school prospects...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 50,441 reads 25 comments

  17. College Basketball Recruits Whose Stocks Are Soaring This Summer

    With the important July live evaluation period beginning shortly, it's time to take a look at some players who have elevated their play already this summer with some strong June efforts...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 8,041 reads 1 comments

  18. Terrance Ferguson Reportedly to Play in Australia Instead of Arizona University

    Arizona's 2016 recruiting class took a major hit Thursday, as 5-star shooting guard Terrance Ferguson has decided to play professionally in Australia rather than attend the University ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 10,063 reads 17 comments

  19. Mitchell Robinson to Western Kentucky: Hilltoppers Land 5-Star Center Prospect

    Western Kentucky's frontcourt just received a huge asset. On Wednesday, 5-star center Mitchell Robinson told CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein he's committed to the school. Per 247Sports ' composite rankings, Robinson is the No...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 13,914 reads 63 comments

  20. Inside the Grueling Summer Stretch of an Elite College Basketball Recruit

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Co. — There is no greater honor for an American high school basketball player than to be selected to a USA Basketball team that plays in an international competition...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 17,116 reads 9 comments

  21. Kostas Antetokounmpo to Dayton: Flyers Land 4-Star Forward Prospect

    Kostas Antetokounmpo is getting an early start on his college plans, committing to the University of Dayton on Thursday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 1,948 reads 1 comments

  22. Ranking the Most Hyped CBB Freshmen of the Last Decade

    There have been dozens of outstanding college basketball freshmen in the last decade, but few were more hyped before their first collegiate game than Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 22,334 reads 38 comments

  23. NBPA Top 100 Notebook: Watch Out for Matur Maker, Thon's Little Brother

    CHARLOTTESVILLE , Va. — This week, the basketball world will finally get to see where Thon Maker ends up in the 2016 NBA draft...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 29,102 reads 12 comments

  24. Recruiting Roundup: Human Highlight Reel Hamidou Diallo Has Everyone Buzzing

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — President Barack Obama was away on presidential business when Hamidou Diallo's Amateur Athletic Union team was invited to play basketball at the White ...

    Tully Corcoran Written by Tully Corcoran about 8 months ago 44,065 reads 17 comments

  25. Ranking the Best Players on Team USA's U17 World Championship Roster

    Now that USA Basketball has selected the 12-man team for the 2016 FIBA U17 World Championships in Spain starting next Thursday, it is time to look over the key players on the roster for the prestigious tournament...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 9 months ago 12,725 reads 5 comments