The Spalding Hoophall Classic held near the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass., is annually the nation's best in-season high school basketball event -- and this year may be its best field ever.
about 678 days ago | Paul Biancardi | Florida Gators
HYATTSVILLE, Md. -- No. 3-ranked Huntington Prep received a scare from Princeton Day on the final day of the Team Takeover Hoops Festival. Small forward Andrew Wiggins, the nation's top overall recruit, dug down and two of his teammates followed suit as Prep survived an offensive onslaught from one of the most gifted sub-6-footers in the country, scoring maven Aquille Carr (Baltimore/Princeton Day).
HYATTSVILLE, Md. - There was plenty of excitement on the opening day of the Team Takeover High School Hoops Festival. Andrew Wiggins, the nation's No. 1 player was in the building and he drew a capacity crowd.
NC State hasn't had a presence at the center position since it signed J.J. Hickson in 2007. But Friday's commitment from ESPN 100 big man BeeJay Anya (Gaithersburg, Md./DeMatha) ensures Mark Gottfried has a presence in the middle going forward.
No. 20 overall recruit Kennedy Meeks chose North Carolina, No. 25 Isaac Hamilton picked the University of Texas-El Paso, No. 27 Tyler Roberson pledged to Syracuse and No. 32 BeeJay Anya announced for NC State.
So far the early signing period has been exceptionally eventful. There's six days remaining in the period and we expect there will be action. Also, keep in mind that players can sign and post-date their letters of intent in compliance with a grace period that follows the conclusion of the period next week.
RecruitingNation will air on Thursday at 5 p.m. ET on ESPNU and feature the top analysts breaking down the latest news in basketball recruiting. ESPN's National Recruiting Director Paul Biancardi along with Sr.
about 748 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
It's called a ripple effect, and when you it comes to recruiting this time of year, one must take it into account. Every movement an uncommitted ESPN 100 prospect makes creates movement from another and another until none are left standing.
Three national powers looked at last weekend's Midnight Madness and passed. Duke, Arizona and Indiana bucked the traditional opening night of the season and tabled their main fall recruiting weekend to this one.