1. Bay Area Elite: 7 High School Stars Who Make the Bay Area America's Hotbed

    Over the past few years, the Bay Area has had a resurgence in high school basketball. While they have always produced top-of-the-line talent and high school programs, most notably ...

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  2. 2011 Bleacher Report Preseason High School All-American Teams

    The time has come to release the Bleacher Report's first-annual 2011 Preseason High School All-American Team...

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  3. College Basketball: 20 Players Who Should Be in the NBA by Now

    The world of high school recruiting has become a crazy place over the past decade. Kids today are having their game magnified at ridiculous levels, being hyped and bashed at extreme levels that aren't acceptable for kids at such a fragile age...

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  4. College Basketball Predictions: 15 Players That Will Have Breakout Seasons

    Every year, new names surface in the college basketball world as the season rolls on. Player's who weren't well-known before the season get recognition and praise they weren't accustomed to due to them having a breakout season on the hardwood...

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  5. A Superstar Talent with a Hollywood Face, Skylar Diggins Is America's Next Star

    Notre Dame women's basketball star Skylar Diggins is a rare breed. Not only can she ball with the best basketball talents in the world, male or female, but if she so chooses she can surely pursue a modeling career with ease...

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  6. College Basketball Predictions: Preseason All-Pac-12 1st, 2nd Teams and POY

    The Pac-12 enters a new era this season as they transition from 10 teams to 12 with the additions of Colorado and Utah...

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  7. College Basketball Predictions: Preseason 1st and 2nd All-Big East Teams and POY

    This season, the Big East is loaded at the top, with six teams in the preseason ESPN/USA Today Top 25 poll...

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  8. Michigan State Spartans Land Star Guard Gary Harris

    The top basketball recruit in the state of Indiana for the Class of 2012 has decided to take his talents north and suit up for Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans...

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  9. College Basketball Predictions: Top 15 Slam Dunk Artists in the Nation

    If you are a fan of the game of basketball, you know that the slam dunk brings a jolt of excitement and energy to a team that no vivacious coach can accomplish...

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  10. College Basketball Recruiting: Top 12 Senior PG's and Where They Are Headed

    When it comes to point guard's in the class of 2012, the general consensus is that this years class is a bit thin. However, that doesn't mean there isn't any star power...

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  11. College Basketball Recruiting: Top 15 High Schoolers and Their NBA Counterparts

    In professional sports, athletes are constantly being compared to one another. At the high school and college level, it is an even more commonly occurring theme. The media is always looking for the "next" Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant or LeBron James...

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  12. College Basketball Recruiting: Andrew Wiggins and the Top 15 Super Sophomores

    The class of 2014 may only be sophomores in high school, but many of their top talents have the game to compete with the best juniors and seniors in all of America...

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  13. College Basketball Recruiting: Top Center Willie Cauley Picks Kentucky Wildcats

    Willie Cauley, a 7'0", 225-pound center from Olathe Northwest High School (KS) has decided to become the second recruit for John Calipari 's 2012 Kentucky Wildcat class. He chose the Wildcats over Alabama, Florida and Kansas State...

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  14. College Basketball Recruiting: Where Will Top 75 Prospect Rosco Allen Commit?

    Bishop Gorman High School's Rosco Allen is part of what might be the most talented high school basketball team to ever come through the state of Nevada...

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  15. College Basketball Recruiting: Sleeper Prospect Stefan Jankovic Makes a Decision

    Canadian big man Stefan Jankovic has decided to attend the University of Missouri. After deliberating between the Tigers and the Florida State Seminoles, he decided that the future SEC school was the best fit for him...

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  16. College Basketball Recruiting: Top 15 Juniors and Where They Could Land in 2013

    The class of 2013 already has the hoops world buzzing with the number of talented recruits tearing up our nation's high school gyms...

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  17. College Basketball Recruiting: Top 10 Prospect Dajuan Coleman Makes Decision

    Upstate New York legend Dajuan Coleman made his college decision today...and he will stay at home to play for the Syracuse Orange. The 6'8" 280-pound mammoth center picked the 'Cuse over the Kentucky Wildcats and the Ohio State Buckeyes...

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  18. College Basketball Recruiting: 21 Senior Stars You Need to Know for 2012-13

    The freshman class for the upcoming 2011-2012 season has been praised and scrutinized for quite some time now. We know who will have an instant impact, who will receive prestigious accolades and who may not live up to the hype...

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  19. College Basketball Recruiting: Top 21 Recruiting Classes in the Past 20 Years

    Over the past 20 years, college basketball has seen some truly revolutionizing recruiting classes hit the hardwood...

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  20. College Basketball Recruiting: Power Ranking the Top 15 States for Prep Talent

    Yesterday, I introduced readers to the 15 states that have been producing the most prep basketball talent in the past decade or so...

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  21. College Basketball Recruiting: 15 States That Produce the Most Prep Talent

    One of the greatest things about our country is the diversity we live among. Not only do we serve as a melting pot for humans of all races, religion and cultures, but we also have a very diverse sports population...

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  22. College Basketball Recruiting: D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera Commits to Georgetown

    Georgetown head coach John Thompson III scored an impressive recruit today when Indianapolis native D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera, or "DSR," decided to join the Hoyas family...

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  23. College Basketball Recruiting: 4-Star Guard Narrows His List to 4 Schools

    The recruiting of one of the state of Indiana's most recently celebrated guards will be coming to an end tomorrow. D'vauntes Smith-Rivera, a 6'3" combo guard from Indianapolis has narrowed his list down to four schools...

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  24. College Basketball Recruiting: Texas Lands Its Twin Tower Frontcourt for 2012

    As if landing one top 10 center in the class of 2012 wasn't enough, Texas head coach Rick Barnes has landed another...

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  25. College Basketball Preseason Awards: Freshmen "Most Likely To..." Part II

    Today I unveil eight more freshman who are ready make their own unique imprint on the college basketball world...

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