1. High-Flying High Schoolers Who Could Compete in the 2017 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

    The NBA Slam Dunk Contest is rapidly approaching this weekend, and it means the eyes of the sports world are focused on the dunk...

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  2. LaMelo Ball's Dad Says Son Will 'Easily' Score 92 Points Again

    LaMelo Ball is arguably the most exciting high school basketball player in the country, and apparently he is only getting started. Ball scored 92 points in a game last week in a 146-123 win for Chino Hills against Los Osos High School...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 37,162 reads 1 comments

  3. Class of 2018 College Basketball Recruits Whose Stock Is Soaring

    With the high school season a good chunk of the way through, there are a lot of high school juniors who are beginning to generate significant buzz based on their play this season...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 7 months ago 3,368 reads 0 comments

  4. The Top College Basketball Recruiting Storylines to Follow

    With college football celebrating national signing day, it's not a bad time to look into some storylines to watch in college basketball recruiting over the next few weeks...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 8,284 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking the Top Candidates for 2017 High School Basketball Player of the Year

    Now that a good chunk of the high school basketball season has been completed, it is time to see which players are in prime positions to be considered Player of the Year...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 13,485 reads 0 comments

  6. Recruiting Roundup: Michael Porter Jr. Proving He's Class of 2017's Best Player

    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — As a former three-time NBA all-star, Brandon Roy knows what special basketball talent is supposed to look like...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 6,297 reads 6 comments

  7. Struggling CBB Teams Looking Forward to a Strong 2017 Recruiting Class

    Now that most teams are a few games into their conference schedules, we're starting to get a stronger understanding of where things stand for the rest of the current college basketball season...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 8 months ago 73 reads 0 comments

  8. Hamidou Diallo to Kentucky: Wildcats Land 5-Star SG Prospect

    Hamidou Diallo, one of the best all-around athletes in the 2017 recruiting class, announced Saturday he's going to play college basketball at Kentucky. ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 15,817 reads 123 comments

  9. 16-Year-Old Dunking Phenom Zion Williamson Is Not Done Blowing Up Your Timeline

    High school junior forward Zion Williamson has taken the internet by storm. And the highlight reel is just getting started. Check him out in the video above...

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  10. College Basketball Teams Most in Need of a Monster Recruiting Class

    Since the college basketball season is already a quarter of the way in, we have a pretty decent idea of what teams and rotations could look like for the rest of the 2016-17 season...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 10 months ago 4,669 reads 3 comments

  11. Recruiting Roundup: Sophomore RJ Barrett Looks the Part of 2019's No. 1 Recruit

    CHICAGO— R.J. Barrett currently sits at No. 1 in the Scout.com Class of 2019 player rankings and the 6'7" wing looked the part of top player this weekend at the Chicago Elite Classic...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 10 months ago 6,225 reads 2 comments

  12. Elite High School Basketball Teams to Watch During the 2016-17 Season

    With the high school basketball season really getting in the full swing of things, it's time to take a look at some of the best teams in the country to follow this season...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 10 months ago 381 reads 0 comments

  13. The 10 Best Events During the 2016-17 High School Basketball Season

    With the high school basketball season coming into focus for much of the country in late November, it is time to take a look at 10 events you should be aware of on the national schedule...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 10 months ago 2,993 reads 0 comments

  14. Quade Green to Kentucky: Comparing 5-Star Recruit to Past John Calipari PGs

    The commitment of 5-star point guard Quade Green was an important one for Kentucky on Saturday as it gave them a future floor general who is happy to get others involved. Adding the Philadelphia native gave the Wildcats the No...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 10 months ago 3,481 reads 2 comments

  15. Mohamed Bamba Introduces You to Your New Favorite Superhero, 'Wingspan'

    NYC-grown Mohamed Bamba is enrolled at the Westtown School in West Chester, Pennsylvania, and is preparing to continue his team's postseason success as PAISAA state champions...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 10 months ago 53,659 reads 14 comments

  16. Ranking the 10 Best 2017 College Basketball Recruiting Classes

    Now that the early signing period has come to an end, it's time to take a look at the schools that are off to great starts in the class of 2017. With the amount of uncommitted 5-star prospects still available, this list is far from set...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 10 months ago 19,824 reads 2 comments

  17. Ranking the Best Uncommitted College Basketball Recruits in the Class of 2017

    Now that the early signing period has finished, it's time to re-examine the uncommitted class of 2017 prospects who are still available during the rest of the season...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 10 months ago 12,365 reads 22 comments

  18. Lonnie Walker to Miami: Hurricanes Land 5-Star SG Prospect

    The Miami Hurricanes made a major splash on the recruiting trail Wednesday when shooting guard Lonnie Walker joined their 2017 class...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 6,859 reads 22 comments

  19. A Giant Challenge: A 7'3" Teen's Quest to Find His Place On and Off the Court

    Everybody mentions the Toyota Avalon when they talk about the Vanovers. This includes the Vanovers themselves, who are aware of what a sight it is to see 21 feet of teenage boy come spilling out of the back seat of a four-door Japanese sedan...

    Tully Corcoran Written by Tully Corcoran about 10 months ago 117,515 reads 11 comments

  20. Kris Wilkes to UCLA: Bruins Land 5-Star SF Prospect

    Kris Wilkes has been one of the nation's most coveted small forwards for some time, and the 5-star recruit announced Sunday he has committed to the UCLA Bruins. Per ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 7,748 reads 8 comments

  21. Who Will Have Better 2017 College Basketball Recruiting Class: Duke or Kentucky?

    Over the last five years, Duke and Kentucky have featured the best college basketball recruits in the country. The Blue Devils and Wildcats have both been No. 1 and No. 2 the last three years in Scout...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 10 months ago 11,937 reads 36 comments

  22. Gary Trent to Duke: Blue Devils Land 5-Star SG Prospect

    Shooting guard Gary Trent Jr. is unlikely to have any trouble with the spotlight. Having an NBA father can get you quickly accustomed to the limelight...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 7,896 reads 11 comments

  23. Collin Sexton to Alabama: Crimson Tide Land 5-Star PG Prospect

    Prized point guard Collin Sexton has committed to play college basketball for the Alabama Crimson Tide after attracting interest from several high-profile programs. ESPN.com's Jeff Borzello reported the news Thursday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 6,101 reads 16 comments

  24. Nick Richards to Kentucky: Wildcats Land 5-Star Center Prospect

    Prized center prospect Nick Richards announced Thursday he's planning to continue his basketball career at Kentucky. Evan Daniels of Scout.com passed along word of the rising star's selection of the Wildcats...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 6,202 reads 19 comments

  25. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Ranking the Top 25 Players in the Class of 2017

    With the early signing period coming this week, it's time to examine the major difference-makers in the class of 2017...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 11 months ago 8,244 reads 13 comments