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Ten to keep an eye on

Updated: August 9, 2012, 1:53 PM ET
By Michael LaPlante | RecruitingNation
Every time we update the ESPN 100, there are players who just miss making the list. But that doesn't mean they aren't great players. Here are 10 who just missed this time but are well worth watching and could make the list the next time we update the player rankings.

Patson Siame (Las Vegas/Impact Basketball Academy)
C, 6-foot-11, 220 pounds
College: Loyola Marymount
Originally committed to the 2012 class, Siame has reclassified as a 2013 prospect. He is a high-energy player who blocks shots and can score facing out to 15 feet. The surprisingly skilled post, who is still relatively new to the game, has the chance to be the biggest impact player in LMU's basketball program since the days of Hank Gathers and Bo Kimball.

Nigel Hayes (Toledo, Ohio/Whitmer)
PF, 6-7, 215 pounds
College: Undecided
The value of a rebounder rarely goes unnoticed by college coaches and has contributed to Hayes' continued rise. The powerfully built power forward not only rebounds, however. He can also knock down the jumper out to 19 feet. He's had heavy MAC recruitment, but has also caught the eye of Big Ten and Big East schools.

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