Twittercast: Hoophall Classic pregame

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- The annual Hoophall Classic is one of the nation's premier basketball events and is littered with elite recruits. Today's games features five teams ranked in the ESPN 25 Power Rankings and four of the nation's top 15 seniors, headlined by No. 2 prospect Jabari Parker. With all the talent here, we're offering you hoop fans some extra reaction and analysis from our staff as well as other top players via our Twittercast. Stay with us throughout the day for the best Twitter has to offer.

Here's a sampling of the chatter leading up to today's nationally televised contests.