1. Tobias Harris Q & A

    Special thanks to C.J. Watson of GrassRootsBallin’ and Premo Hoops recruiting for providing this interview with ACC target Tobias Harris (PF, 6′7″, 2010) Tobias Harris Q&AContibuted By: C...

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  2. Scouting Report:Watauga vs. West Caldwell

    Today’s scouting report is from Justin Shockley, who scouted Tuesday’s match up between Watauga and West Caldwell. Scouting Report Local rivals faced off in Boone on Tuesday in a non-conference match-up...

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  3. Final Scouting Report From The Frank Spencer

    The final round of the Frank Spencer Classic features two games, the battle for third place and and the title game. The first game featured Ashe County against R.J. Reynolds...

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  4. Familar Foes at the Frank

    Today’s Frank Spencer championship features two team familiar with one another, Mount Tabor and West Forsyth. As Wake fans know, Mount Tabor is led by commit C.J...

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  5. More Scouting From The Frank Spencer Classic

    Thanks again to James Blackburn for turning in these scouting reports for Saturday’s action of the Frank Spencer Classic prep basketball action in Winston-Salem, NC. The championship games are Monday...

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  6. Scouting the Frank: More From the Frank Spencer High School Tournament

    James Blackburn was able to scout some games at the Frank Spencer Classic, and provided the following scouting notes for the match up between North Forsyth and Ashe County...

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  7. Scouting Report: Mt. Tabor vs. Parkland

    I was able to catch the late game of the Frank Spencer Classic, featuring No. 1 seed and returning champ Mt. Tabor against Parkland. Mt. Tabor’s best known player is C.J. Harris (PG/SG, 6′3″, 2009), who has committed to Wake Forest...

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  8. High School Basketball Over The Weekend - Frank Spencer Classic

    This weekend is the conclusion of the Frank Spencer tournament in Winston-Salem. The tournament includes Mount Tabor High School, whose star players are C.J...

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  9. Scouting Report: Winston-Salem Prep

    James Blackburn, who now will be working with the Charlotte Bobcats (congratulations, James!), attended Winston-Salem Prep’s first-round game of the annual Frank Spencer Classic tournament...

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  10. Big Games Help Basketball Recruiting

    Adam Zagoria has a post about the Duke Xavier game and how it helps recruiting, and that is why it was scheduled: Both teams want to continue to draw on the rich talent pool in the ...

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  11. Tyler Thornton Video & Tony Wroten

    Tyler Thornton (PG/SG,6'2", 2010), the Duke commit who will likely be coming in and run some point after Nolan Smith, is shown in this video accepting an All-Tournament Award. No basketball action in the video, though...

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  12. The Flip Camera

    This camera, is, apparently, pretty awesome and I am going to see if it works for sports video (a lot of less expensive video cameras do not do an acceptable job for the speed of a basketball game)...

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  13. ACC Basketball Recruiting Rundown: Dec 14

    I’ve got a ton of information for you to wade through today, so let’s just get into it: First, even though Dominic Cheek (SG, 6′5″, 2009) eliminated all the ...

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  14. High School Basketball: Bank of America City of Palms Classic

    Yesterday, I posted some of the USA Today Top 25 high school boys’ basketball teams, and if you want to see several of the nationally-ranked teams in the same tournament, then the Bank of America City of Palms Classic is for you...

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  15. Top 25 USA Today: South

    John Wall (PG,6′4″, 2009) and Ryan Kelly (PF, 6′10″, 2009) had led Word of God to a number eight national ranking before their loss to Dudley (Greensboro, NC)...

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  16. Tyler Hansbrough's Alter Ego Is...Tim Tebow

    I was watching the SEC Championship game in a glorious day of college football. As I, like many people in the country, stood in awe of Tim Tebow's decimation of the Alabama Crimson ...

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  17. Winston-Salem Prep Still Gunning for Title

    A local team and coach who just puts together solid teams year after year is Winston-Salem Prep, last year’s winners of the North Carolina 1-A boys title...

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  18. Yes, Virginia, There Is a College Football Playoff

    Oh, you think a college football playoff is the stuff of legend? Like pixie dust, Harry Potter, and leprechauns—just dream fluff, burning away in the morning sunlight? Oh, we have a college football playoff, all right...

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  19. The Sad Story of Khalid Prince

    As a parent, it’s hard to think about losing your child. My heart goes out to the family of Khalid Prince, a junior varsity point guard who played for Parkland High School in Winston-Salem, NC...

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  20. Jamil Wilson Eliminates the ACC

    After getting pounded by number one ranked college basketball team North Carolina last Wednesday, Michigan State might still be licking their wounds, but they got a bit of good news on a basketball recruit...

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  21. Georgia Tech Basketball Tickets

    This year, Georgia Tech has been under the radar, and needs to combine the talent they have to see if they can overcome inexperience...

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  22. Harrison Barnes Gets Big Looks

    Being one of the best high school basketball players in the country is a progression, and when you are junior and you are a rising star, the scrutiny ramps up quickly as you head into your ‘rising senior AAU summer’...

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  23. John Wall Watched Kentucky Get Blitzed

    Now, UNC is supposedly not recruiting John Wall (6′4″, 2009), the stud point guard from Raleigh, NC, so why was he reportedly at the Dean Dome to watch a game last week? Maybe ...

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  24. Florida State Lands a Recruit

    The FSU Seminoles landed another recruit on the heels of getting Michael Snaer (SG/SF, 6′5″, 2009)...

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  25. 10 Basketball Recruiting Faces of the Future

    Slam Online has a list of 10 Faces of the Future, and it’s probably a familiar list to anyone who follows college basketball recruiting, especially ACC basketball recruiting...

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