Prep school basketball -- that is to say legitimate scholastic programs that offer a post-graduate option -- can be specific to certain geographic parts of the country, but its implications are felt throughout all of college basketball and the NBA with recent alumni including the likes of Andre Drummond, Michael Carter-Williams, Nerlens Noel, Nik Stauskas, Shabazz Napier, Steven Adams, Noah Vonleh, Wayne Selden and many more.
about 401 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
There is a budding dynasty in prep school basketball, and it goes by the name Brewster Academy. Winners of three of the last six New England prep titles and two of the last four national championships coming into the year, this season was supposed to be a "down" year for Brewster (Wolfeboro, N.
about 710 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The National Prep Showcase has annually served as the unofficial start to the prep school basketball season, and the 2013 edition was no different, hosting 23 top teams over the course of three exciting days of action.
about 811 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
WORCESTER, Mass. -- For the past eight years, the New England Elite 75 Showcase has hosted the very best prospects the region has to offer with stars like Jordan Williams, Andre Drummond, Nerlens Noel, Michael Carter-Williams and Noah Vonleh among the recent alums from the event.
about 956 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
We're back with another edition of the #AskCoachB Twitter mailbag. Once again, ESPN National Recruiting Director Paul Biancardi is on hand to answer fans' questions regarding the recently released ESPN player rankings, and other recruiting inquiries.
about 969 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
This past Saturday was an important date on the recruiting calendar. On June 15 it became permissible for college coaches to call, text or send private messages via social media to prospects in the Class of 2015.
about 970 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
A number of northeast recruits generated news this past week but a pair of talented big men stole the headlines. Wilbraham & Monson rising senior Goodluck Okonoboh, who earlier this week placed 19th in the debut of the ESPN 100, landed an offer from one of college hoops blue bloods, while 2015 post Mike Watkins popped for an in-state program.
about 974 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail