The 19th annual Nike Extravaganza was quite possibly the best collection of talent in its tenure. When you have Duke-bound Jahlil Okafor (Chicago/Whitney Young) going head-to-head with Arizona-bound Stanley Johnson (Santa Ana, Calif.
about 40 days ago | Joel Francisco | NCB On The Trail
The RecruitingNation writers all agree that point guard is the most important position on the floor. But what is the most important part of being a great floor general? And which player in the 2014 class best exhibits those traits?
about 130 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
With only 13 five-star prospects left on the board, all it takes is a quick glance down their recruiting lists to come to a quick conclusion: The vast majority are being recruited by a long list of the same schools.
about 191 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Editor's note: Every week in "Starting 5," we'll roll out five stories, themes and nuggets from the basketball recruiting world to set the table with the stories that need to be told and give you a leg up on the watercooler conversations around the office.
Reading through the typical recruiting jargon can be a difficult task, especially for the untrained eye, but suffice it to say that things aren't always what they seem. Some of the most misleading statements often include sayings like, "He has offers from," or "He chose school X over," or "He decommitted from," primarily because they consider only one side of the process.
about 214 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail